National Nurses United of the National Capital Region
Welcome to Washington Hospital Center Nurses
Management's non-economic proposals, September 17, 2014
Management’s First Proposal Raises Safety Concerns
Nurses Elect New Bargaining Team for 2014 Negotiations
Management attempts to implement mandatory on-call, nurses fight back!
Federal Government Orders Management to Provide Health and Safety Information to NursesRead the decision (PDF)
WHC Facility Bargaining Council Consent to Serve Form
Nurses deliver patient care report on DC Hospitals to City Council and Mayor.
April 2014 Health Insurance Update
NNU Nurses Win Historic Victory at MedStar Health!
Board of Nursing Magazine article on Staffing Ratios
Read Administrative Law Judge Arthur Amchan's ruling that MedStar Washington Hospital Center violated federal labor law by refusing to provide information about hospital staffing patterns and patient safety survey information to registered nurses.Download the ruling (PDF)
Judge rules that Medstar Washington Hospital Center broke federal labor law.
Federal Judge Rules For Nurses, Upholds Arbitrator's Ruling on HealthcareDownload the PDF document on the decision
Help DC RNs Win Safe Staffing Ratios - Sign Our Letter!
Nurse to Patient Ratios protect patients without layoffs
Nurse to Patient Ratio Bill information
Nurses win health insurance arbitration. MedStar's changes unlawful
Management Proposal on RN status options
New web page created for the Professional Practice and Patient Safety Council
Visit the Professional Practice and Patient Safety Council page for the new email address, meeting minutes and news.
Final version of the 2011-2014 WHC-NNU Contract available
Review the Public WHC Patient Care Summary Report (PDF)
Important links and announcements:
- Latest ADO form available. Go to Forms and Documents page for download.
See our Historical Nurse Photos
A history of empowerment of nurses