Navigation Links
Caregivers Protest Foley & Lardner's Union Busting & Intimidation
Date:6/12/2008

in Environmental Services at St. Jude Hospital (Fullerton), says management's attempts to have it both ways are ruining staff morale. "I don't understand how they can spend all this money to fight us when all we are trying to do is take care of patients the best we can. It makes us feel very disrespected." The workers are calling on SJHS to live up to their core values of justice, dignity, service and excellence and work with, instead of against them to focus on providing better patient care.

The daytime demonstration featured workers from St. Jude, St. Joseph and Mission Hospitals in Orange County as well as community, political and religious supporters. Speaking to the upbeat and full-throated crowd, John A. Perez, candidate for the State Assembly seat representing downtown LA, joined the workers in also calling on the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange to stay true to their legacy of supporting workers' rights to organize, just as they did in the past with farm workers and janitors. "At a time when millions of Californians have inadequate, if any, healthcare coverage, and when healthcare professionals and community leaders struggle to find long term solutions to this major problem," said Perez, "it is tremendously disappointing that the Sisters of St. Joseph, once reliable allies to California's progressive communities, are wasting valuable resources to fight their own employees."

St. Joseph Health System, which has in the past been found liable for numerous Unfair Labor Practice violations by the National Labor Relations Board is currently under investigation for harassing and surveilling employees engaged in protected activity and continues to retaliate in other ways against workers engaged in the organizing drive. As dedicated caregivers, committed to our jobs and to our patients we believe there is a better way.

The 150,000-member SEIU United Healthcare Workers-West is the largest hospital and healthcare union in the western United States an
'/>"/>

SOURCE SEIU United Healthcare Workers-West
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, Caregivers Reach Agreement on a Union Contract
2. UHW Announces: Antelope Valley Hospital Caregivers and Board Vote to Ratify First Union Contract With SEIU UHW-West
3. Counseling Boosts Alzheimers Caregivers Health
4. Chronic stress can steal years from caregivers lifetimes
5. Alzheimers Caregivers Get Sage Advice
6. Caregivers Demand County Honor Their Contract
7. Valley Health System Caregivers, Members of SEIU UHW, to Announce Endorsement of Measure G
8. Demonstration at Carlyle Group Offices Monday as Grassroots Caravan of Caregivers, Senior Advocates Arrives in D.C. to Speak Out for Improved Care, Staffing at Nations Largest Nursing Home Chain
9. Coalition of Caregivers Warns Congress of Danger to Oldest U.S. Seniors if Medicare Slashed
10. Care-ousel for Brain Tumor Patients: Doctors in the Hospital, Caregivers at Home
11. Caregivers benefit from cancer support programs, U-M study finds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/1/2015)... Freeport, ME (PRWEB) , ... August 01, 2015 , ... ... “America’s Retail Champions.” , Wilcoxson was given that honor by the National Retail Federation, ... the retail industry. Wilcoxson was one of three Maine business owners to be named ...
(Date:8/1/2015)... ... 2015 , ... BeverlyD, owner and founder of BeverlyD Luxe Organic Hair Care, ... small business donation to kick off the campaign for healing and Well-Being. , BeverlyD ... a complete line of raw, organic hair care products, as well as her book, ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... New York (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... strut their stuff, Super-Sod debuted their new type of sod called Leisure Time(TM) ... trademark application in process. , To commemorate introduction of this new type of sod, ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Recently ... know in predictive health analytics , Jvion continues to disrupt the predictive ... predictive software that targets patient and population level illness to drive prevention and ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... FL (PRWEB) , ... July 31, 2015 , ... ... announced an important workshop at its new True North Conference Center. The medical ... so that the Jacksonville community may be more aligned in the effort to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Local Retail Advocate Wins National Recognition 2Health News:March4thforWellBeing Foundation Kickoff 2Health News:Super-Sod Introduces Leisure Time(TM) Zoysia Grass with an Adirondack Chair Promotion 2Health News:Jvion Showcased as Leader in the Predictive Analytic Market 2Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 2Health News:Lakeview Health Links Sex Trafficking and Addiction in Special Jacksonville Educational Workshop 3
... Department declares a Public Health EmergencyHARRISBURG, Pa., April 27 ... with federal officials to contain the impact of an ... the declaration of a national public health emergency in ... educate the public and health care providers of recommended ...
... N.Y., APRIL 27 Whether it,s flowers Mom wants, or ... helping to make a difference for other moms and babies who ... of Dimes give every baby a healthy start in life by ... will support the March of Dimes mission.The ,Mother,s Love, necklace is ...
... But it,s unlikely these factors cause the neurological condition, experts ... older mothers and children who have breech deliveries are almost ... researchers report. , The findings confirm those of other studies ... genetic base, researchers say. , "A child with breech ...
... , Media may now register to attend TCT ... of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation. TCT gathers leading ... to present and discuss the latest developments in ... Now in its 21st year, TCT brings state-of-the-art ...
... Access to IAC for Electronic ClaimsJACKSONVILLE, Fla., April ... information network, today announced that Insurers Administrative Corporation ... of HIPAA compliant electronic claims. As an Availity ... through the Availity(R) Health Information Network free of ...
... Medical College of Georgia is part of a large ... schizophrenia and 10,000 healthy individuals in an effort to ... , Blood samples taken from each group will enable ... variations that convey individual risk for the disease that ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Pennsylvania Working Closely With Federal Partners to Contain Impact of Swine Flu 2Health News:Pennsylvania Working Closely With Federal Partners to Contain Impact of Swine Flu 3Health News:For Mother's Day, Show Your Love By Helping the March of Dimes Help All Moms Have Healthy Babies 2Health News:Autism Tied to Older Moms, Breech Birth 2Health News:Autism Tied to Older Moms, Breech Birth 3Health News:Media registration now open for TCT 2009 2Health News:Insurers Administrative Corporation Joins the Availity Network 2Health News:MCG participating in national study to identify genetic variants in schizophrenia 2Health News:MCG participating in national study to identify genetic variants in schizophrenia 3
(Date:7/31/2015)... 31, 2015 Egalet Corporation (Nasdaq: ... company focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing innovative ... previously announced underwritten public offering of 7,666,667 shares ... price of $11.25 per share. The shares of ... issued upon the exercise in full by the ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... CHICAGO , July 31, 2015 ... Composition Analyzers Market by Product (Bioimpedance Analyzers (BIA), Dual-Energy ... and Hydrostatic Weighing) - Global Analysis & Forecast to ... Market was pegged at $911.1 Million 2014 and is ... at a CAGR of 9.4% from 2014 to 2019. ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 2015  ResMed (NYSE: RMD ) ... agreement to acquire Curative Medical, a privately-held ... breathing medical devices and accessories. ... leadership in sleep and respiratory medicine, will ... suffering from sleep-disordered breathing and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Egalet Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Exercise in Full of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 2Egalet Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Exercise in Full of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 3Egalet Announces Closing of Public Offering of Common Stock and Exercise in Full of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares 4Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 2Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 3Body Composition Analyzers Market Worth $1,425.7 Million by 2019 4ResMed Invests in High-Growth Chinese Sleep and Respiratory Care Market with Curative Medical 2ResMed Invests in High-Growth Chinese Sleep and Respiratory Care Market with Curative Medical 3
... Nov. 14, 2011 Dynex Technologies, Inc., a ... testing easier, more cost-effective, and less labor intensive, ... sample processing system at the MEDICA 2011 – ... November 16 to 19, 2011. The Agility system ...
... 11, 2011 Patients who are dependent on opioids (narcotic ... replacement surgery have much more difficulty recovering, a study ... Surgery (JBJS) has found. These patients tend ... rate of complications, and are more likely to need additional ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Dynex Technologies to Showcase Agility™ ELISA Processor at MEDICA 2011 - Hall 3, Stand D45-6 2Take Care with Pain Meds 2Take Care with Pain Meds 3
Stainless steel bone clamp....
Reduction Forceps with Points for precise reduction of bone fragments with minimal soft tissue contact....
Designed for proximal femoral elevation in total hip replacement or in other surgery with a similar need for bone manipulation....
Straight double action bone cutting rongeur....
Medicine Products: