January 26 national day of action

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Thousands of registered nurse members of National Nurses United (NNU) held actions on Thursday, Jan. 26 to demand the hospital industry ends their profession’s staffing crisis by providing safe numbers of nurses to care for patients. The nationwide protests will highlight the ongoing “quad-demic” fueled by the hospital industry’s prioritization of money over patient care.

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National Day of Action, January 2023

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Outdoor actions took place at the following locations

*All action times are local


Carondelet St. Mary's
1601 W. St. Mary's Road
On sidewalk in front of hospital
Tucscon, AZ 85745
8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.


Children's Hospital Oakland
747 52nd St.
Oakland, CA 94609
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Community Hospital of San Bernardino*
1805 Medical Center Drive
San Bernardino, CA 92411
6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
*This action will be an informational picket

Desert Regional Medical Center
1150 N Indian Canyon Drive
Palm Springs, CA 92262
5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Doctors Hospital Manteca
1205 E. North Street
Manteca, CA 95336
5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Emanate Health Queen of the Valley Hospital
1115 S. Sunset Ave.
Sunset and Main Entrance
West Covina, CA 91790
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital
911 Sunset Drive
Airline Highway intersection
Hollister, CA 95023
4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Kaiser Los Angeles Medical Center
4867 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Kaiser Oakland Medical Center
3600 Broadway
Corner of Broadway and W. MacArthur
Oakland, CA 94611
7:45 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Kaiser San Francisco Medical Center
2238 Geary Blvd.
San Francisco, CA 94115
12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

MarinHealth Medical Center
250 Bon Air Road
Greenbrae, CA 94904
8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

PIH Health Good Samaritan Hospital
1225 Wilshire Blvd.
Corner of Witmer and Shatto
Los Angeles, CA 90017
7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance
4101 Torrance Blvd.
On Torrance Blvd public sidewalk, intersection with Plaza Lane
Torrance, CA 90503
12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

St. Mary’s Medical Center
450 Stanyan St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
12:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.


HCA Florida Largo Hospital
201 14th Street SW
Largo, FL 33770
8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

HCA Florida Trinity Hospital
9330 FL-54
Trinity, FL 34655
3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Atlanta VA Medical Center
1670 Clairmont Road
Clairmont Road-Front entrance
Decatur, GA 30033
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center
950 15th St, Augusta, GA 30901
Augusta, GA 30901
7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.


Ascension Via Christi St. Francis
929 St Francis
Sidewalk on Murdock Avenue
Wichita, KS 67214
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.


Virtual actions


Research Medical Center*
2316 East Meyer Blvd.
Kansas City, MO 64132
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
*This will be a joint action with RNs from Research Medical Center and Menorah Medical Center (Kansas)

North Carolina

Mission Hospital
509 Biltmore Avenue
At the intersection of Biltmore Ave. and Hospital Dr.
Asheville, NC 28801
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

New York

VA NY Harbor Healthcare Manhattan Campus
423 East 23rd St.
New York, NY 10010
12:15 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin*
1345 Philomena St.
Austin, TX 78723
5:15 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
*Taking place at facility's administrative offices

Corpus Christi Medical Center
7101 S Padre Island Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78412
6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus*
2001 North Oregon Street
El Paso, Texas 79902
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
*This is a joint action between nurses at The Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus and Las Palmas Medical Center