courtesy of SEIU-UHW Healthcare workers give a thumbs up to unionizing
In a surprisingly quick campaign, hundreds of healthcare workers at Chapman Global Medical Center in Orange decided to unionize. The vote to join the Service Employee International Union-United Healthcare Workers West (SEIU-UHW) passed Tuesday by a dominating three-to-one margin. Two-hundred and twenty nurses, cooks, medical records clerks, janitors and others will now experience the benefits of being in a union.
"I'm excited in having a role," says Britney Perez, an emergency room admitting representative. "The goal is just make it a better workplace for everybody and making Chapman the best that it can be."More »