Press Releases

Submitted by Administrator on September 25, 2017
Global Nurses United

Leaders of 22 Global Nurses Unions Call on Japan and IOC to Postpone or Cancel Olympics Amid Pandemic Spread

Leaders of 22 unions representing nurses and other health care workers in 21 countries, today called on the government of Japan and the International Olympics Committee to shut down the Tokyo Olympic Games scheduled to begin later this month.

Global Nurses United
July 9, 2021

National Nurses Organizing Committee

Longmont Hospital RNs Lead in Union Election Vote Count

Overcoming intensive anti-union pressure from the hospital’s management and its hired anti-union consultants, with some contested ballots still to be resolved registered nurses at Longmont United Hospital in Longmont, Colo. have voted for union representation by 52.5 percent among ballots counted Wednesday.

National Nurses Organizing Committee/National Nurses United
July 8, 2021

Nurses in Florida with signs "Save Lives: Safe Staffing Now"

RNs at 10 Florida Hospitals Reach Tentative Pact With HCA on New Collective Bargaining Contract

Registered nurses at 10 Central and Gulf Coast Florida hospitals have reached a tentative agreement with HCA on a new collective bargaining contract.

National Nurses Organizing Committee/National Nurses United
July 6, 2021

Nurses hold signs "Save Lives" and variations "Hands Off Our Ratios" "Safe Staffing Now" "PPE Now"

San Bernardino County Nurses Ratify a New Contract with Protections to Improve Patient Safety and Nurse Retention

Registered nurses in San Bernardino County, California, voted overwhelmingly in favor of ratifying a new three-year contract, winning protections to improve patient safety and nurse retention.

California Nurses Association
July 3, 2021

Nurses outside Mission facility holding event, sign in foreground "Save Lives, (Safe) Staffing Now"

Mission Hospital RNs ratify first contract by huge margin

It’s in the books! Registered nurses at HCA’s Mission Hospital in Asheville, N.C. voted by a huge margin Thursday and Friday to ratify their first ever union contract that they say will provide significant improvements for patient care protections and enhanced standards that promote retention of experienced RNs and recruitment of new nurses.

National Nurses Organizing Committee/National Nurses United
July 3, 2021