Navigation Links
Stanford Accelerates Union-Busting Tactics
Date:7/30/2008

Caregivers fight back by petitioning NLRB for election to win representation of powerful statewide healthcare union

STANFORD, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Continuing its long-standing anti-union campaign, Stanford's latest step was to withdraw union recognition. Undeterred in their decade-long fight to win quality hospital standards, fair wages and good benefits, caregivers will petition the National Labor Relations Board for a union election. UHW already represents most of the hospitals in the area and has cultivated its reputation of improving patient care and raising worker wages.

WHAT: Press conference announcing intent to hold union election

WHO: Assemblywoman Sally Lieber, D-San Jose

Assemblyman Ira Ruskin, D-Redwood City

Menlo Park Mayor Andrew Cohen

hospital workers, community allies

WHEN: Thursday, July 31

11 a.m.

WHERE: Stanford Hospital and Clinics

300 Pasteur Drive

Stanford

With more than 150,000 members, SEIU United Healthcare Workers-West is the fastest-growing healthcare union in the United States. We represent healthcare workers in all job classifications and all healthcare settings, including hospitals, homecare, nursing homes and clinics. Our mission is to achieve high-quality healthcare for all.

CONTACT: Kim Curtis, of SEIU, +1-510-206-8248


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

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Stanford Bio-X researchers use needle-thin probe to get first look at working muscle fiber
2. Stanford researchers find molecule that kills kidney cancer cells
3. Cancer cells revert to normal at specific signal threshold, Stanford researchers find
4. The Sir Allen Stanford Pediatric Fellowship Program Provides Close To CHF 1 Million to Support Kinderspital Zurich
5. Antibiotics can prevent wound complications of childbirth, Stanford/Packard study finds
6. GlaxoSmithKline Announces $500,000 in Fellowships at Stanford Graduate School of Business
7. Stanford Professor Barry M. Trost Visits WuXi PharmaTech and Gives Two Seminars
8. Vital Images Showcases the ViTAL Enterprise Solution at Stanford Universitys 6th Annual Face-Off
9. Brooks Brothers CEO at St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital(R) To Announce Partnership With Stanford St. Jude Championship
10. Stanford researchers synthesize compound to flush HIV out of hiding
11. High blood pressure still sneaking past doctors, Stanford study shows
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/4/2016)... ... May 04, 2016 , ... Francesca Loparco, Co-Founder of Queen City Dream ... a same-day LASIK procedure at Christenbury Eye Center. The entrepreneur struggled with ... her surgery the same day as her in-office consultation and eye exam. Francesca’s eyesight ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... ... May 04, 2016 , ... Pharmacy Times ... that it was chosen as the Pharmaceutical News Provider of the Year in ... acknowledge the hard work and dedication of community members who strive to make ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... ... 04, 2016 , ... Bayco Products has announced the introduction ... flashlights in models NSP-9842XL and NSR-9844XL . , First previewed at SHOT ... 2 included CR-123 batteries to produce up to 650 lumens in a variety ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... ... May 04, 2016 , ... ... billing and compliance. In upcoming months, AudioEducator has lined up some informative training ... is designed to give complete compliance know-how and practical, easy-to-apply advice. , On ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... Boulder City, Nevada (PRWEB) , ... May 04, 2016 , ... ... against bladder infections. Bladder infections, also called UTIs, have plagued people since the ... medicine, millions of women get bladder infections every year. It's not just a matter ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/3/2016)... 2016  Specialty Silicone Fabricators is offering teachers ... a cleanroom works. The free visual aid provides ... technology. Chris Mazelin , ... SSF enthusiastically supports the Science, Technology, Engineering and ... next generation of innovators. We want to provide ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... 2016 Norgine B.V. ... einen entscheidenden Meilenstein durch diese Veröffentlichung zur  ... Handeln, um Patientenresultate  bei Verdauungs- und Lebererkrankungen ... im Verständnis der Hepatischen Enzephalopathie bei und ... Hepatische Enzephalopathie in der Öffentlichkeit zu schaffen ...
(Date:5/2/2016)... May 2, 2016  While nearly three-quarters of Americans ... have on their health, only about half report taking ... the results of a new survey announced today by ... start of National Osteoporosis Month, Hologic is raising awareness ... nearly 56 million Americans. Osteoporosis is a ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: