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35 Years of Progress And Unity
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Being part of a strong union means having a strong voice. We take action together and win on the issues that matter to us – staffing, wages, benefits, and being a part of the decision making.
Together, we rise.
We win better futures for ourselves and our families.
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Healthcare workers filed 8,649 safety complaint forms in 2021. These forms detail staffing complaints and violations, inadequate equipment, and patient and staff safety concerns, and add to the urgency for passing safe staffing standards in Olympia this session.
Today members of the WA Safe + Healthy coalition applaud legislative champions for introducing bipartisan legislation to create new safe staffing standards for hospitals in Washington.
Nurses, mental health technicians, unit secretaries, and housekeeping staff at Tacoma’s Wellfound Behavioral Health voted Thursday to join SEIU Healthcare 1199NW.