University Medical Center nurses vote yes to join NNOC/NNU in historic union election for New Orleans, Louisiana
Registered nurses at University Medical Center (UMC) in New Orleans, La., have voted in favor of joining National Nurses Organizing Committee/National Nurses United. Despite a disgusting union-busting effort from management, nurses voted 82% yes with over 90% turnout.
RNs at Saint Agnes voted, on Nov. 2 and Nov. 3, to join National Nurses Organizing Committee/National Nurses United, marking the first time in Baltimore history that registered nurses have unionized a hospital!
Nurses at three Ascension-owned facilities in Austin, Texas, and Wichita, Kan., condemn Ascension management for proceeding with a three-day lockout following the RNs’ one-day strike at their hospitals on Dec. 6.
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By the Numbers: New York City nurses win unprecedented contract enforcement of safe staffing standards
Not only did nurses win new ratios in their contract, but they also won strong new staffing enforcement language.
Nurses call for schedule flexibility and passage of VA Employee Fairness Act