A Powerful Voice for SoCal Nurses
Service Employees International Union Local 121RN is a labor union representing roughly 8,500 registered nurses and other healthcare professionals employed at 22 hospitals throughout Southern California. With a full-time staff of nearly 40, and headquartered in Pasadena, 121RN has regional offices in Rancho Cucamonga, Camarillo and Riverside. Local 121RN is on-call to help members solve workplace problems, enforce contract protections, and defend our interests as Registered Nurses at each facility and in the State of California at the legislative level.
Local 121RN is an autonomous and self-governing organization. The Union is a highly focused, efficiently operated, membership-led organization committed exclusively to the professional practice and day-to-day needs of Southern California Registered Nurses.
SEIU Local 121RN is affiliated with the Service Employees International Union, which has more than 2 million members worldwide. SEIU is the nation’s largest healthcare workers’ union with more than 750,000 RN and LVN nurses, doctors, technicians and others, including 25,000 Registered Nurses in California. Local 121RN was formed in 2002 and the SEIU International Union has been around since 1921.
Gayle Batiste, RN, CNOR
Jeannie King, RN
Lorraine Myrick, RN