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More than 80,000 Kaiser workers to strike Oct. 14

Healthcare workers are striking for better patient care and corporate accountability for Kaiser Permanente

Massachusetts home care workers, Gov. Baker celebrate new standard-setting contract

1199SEIU members win a $16.10 minimum wage, unprecedented paid time off and more training opportunities to advance skills

At the height of AIDS crisis in San Francisco, union nurses put patients first

SEIU Local 1021 member Sasha Cuttler, RN, was among the first nurses of the groundbreaking hospital ward 5B, and helped power the campaign to win nurse-to-patient ratios in California.

#WalkADay event puts Beto O'Rourke in a home care worker's shoes

SEIU Local 1107 member shows presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke the importance of Fight for $15, Unions for All

SEIU Nurse Mary Magee in new ‘5B’ documentary talks about revolutionary care, pioneering nurses and working in union

On the 36-year anniversary of the creation of 5B, the nation’s first ward dedicated to patients affected by AIDS, we talk to a 5B SEIU nurse at the center of safe needle movement.

My patients can’t afford to lose the Affordable Care Act — neither can America

To my patients, every dollar counts. They can’t afford to bear the additional burdens that would be thrust upon them should the ACA be struck down

I experienced workplace violence. I refuse to be silent

Congress must pass legislation that protects healthcare workers, makes facilities accountable for staff safety and declares workplace violence unacceptable.

Why nursing home workers strike: Our residents deserve high quality care

We're asking Guardian Angels to make an investment in its dedicated staff so we can continue to invest in this community

Home care workers are rising up, fighting back against new rule

We’re not going to let this attack stop us from advocating for high quality home care

How SEIU nurses play our cards

Using our trusted voice to promote quality care and advance our profession

Senators must protect our healthcare by rejecting Kavanaugh’s nomination

This lifetime appointment will impact all our lives and should not be rushed.

Advocating personalized care measures for nursing home residents with dementia

Collaborative strategies between 1199SEIU and participating nursing homes have resulted in better outcomes for residents, their families, and the nursing home workers.

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Nurse Alliance

85,000 registered nurses in 21 states are united in the Nurse Alliance of SEIU Healthcare. We are a united voice for good jobs and quality, affordable healthcare for all.

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