June 9, 2023

OPB: Providence nurses and clinicians in Portland and Seaside are latest to move toward strikeOPB:

Nurses and clinicians who work for Providence Health in Portland and Seaside authorized plans over the weekend to move forward with a strike. Around 1,800 healthcare workers completed voting for three separate strikes on Sunday. In a statement, the healthcare workers’ union said the votes for all three strikes were “near unanimous,” though the organization […]

Food Truck Project: Pledge Match up to $14K

SOJWJ is looking for a food truck. For years, the SOJWJ has been serving the peace meals, using Ashland’s Pioneer Hall and other locations in Lithia Park — they want to keep doing so but also recognize there are some limitations. Using a food truck is the best option. A food truck helps solve several […]

A certified nursing assistant at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center explains why more than one thousand frontline healthcare workers are forming a new union there.

I’m one of the people who care for you or your family member when the worst happens: a difficult cancer diagnosis finds you in the Oncology Department at Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center. For nearly two decades, I’ve been proud to stand by Medford families in these dark moments and do everything in my power […]

1,400 Frontline Nurses to Vote to Authorize Strikes at Providence Portland, Seaside

1,400 Frontline Nurses to Vote to Authorize Strikes at Providence Portland, Seaside (Photo) – 05/23/23 (Portland, OR) – After eight months of contentious negotiations and limited response from Providence management, frontline nurses at Providence Portland and Providence Seaside are launching strike authorization votes. Providence Portland’s vote will open at 6 a.m. on Wednesday, May 24 and Providence […]