Press Release: “Patients’ Right to Know” bill AB 1422 passes in Assembly floor vote; heads to Senate

June 2, 2021


May 25, 2021

Special Nurses Week message from our Executive Director

May 7, 2021

Rancho Cucamonga Nurses Vote to Form Union

May 1, 2021

Join us on May Day

April 28, 2021

AB 1422—Important bill to curb "program flexibility" introduced in Sacramento

April 22, 2021


April 21, 2021


April 21, 2021

Statement from President Dr. Nina Wells on Anti-Asian violence

March 23, 2021

Sharing some sad news: Mateo "Matt" Montoya, RN

February 25, 2021

Press Release on Governor's Pandemic Eviction Protections

January 29, 2021

Important information about the dues cap membership-wide vote on January 27th

January 21, 2021

Press release: Nurses & healthcare professionals at Los Robles Regional Medical Center hold informational picket.

November 29, 2020

Good News: we're sending Healthcare Heroes to Sacramento!

November 5, 2020


September 30, 2020

HPMC found guilty of serious workplace safety violations in the death of our member, Charge Nurse Celia Marcos.

September 29, 2020


September 24, 2020

Press Release: California Nurses’ Union says latest CDC reversal is last straw; puts out its own pandemic safety guidelines.

September 22, 2020


September 17, 2020


September 17, 2020

Call the Governor NOW to urge him to sign our PPE bill!

September 1, 2020


August 28, 2020

PPE bill moves to Assembly floor for full vote

August 20, 2020

FREE peer-to-peer counseling for dealing with the stresses of the pandemic

August 3, 2020

PPE bill introduced: SB 275—The Healthcare and Essential Workers Protection Act

July 31, 2020

News from our sister Union, Local 99: Landslide victory! In the biggest union election in two decades, 45,000 family child care providers gain official recognition, bargaining rights with the state of California.

July 27, 2020

Statement from SEIU Local 121RN Executive Director on the passing of Civil Rights icon Rep. John Lewis

July 20, 2020

Letter to community about why we're on strike at RCH

July 5, 2020

Breaking: All the coverage of our RCH Strike!

June 27, 2020

International Executive Board Resolution in Support of the Movement for Black Lives

June 12, 2020

Media coverage of our Candlelight vigil for Nurse Celia Marcos, a Union sister we lost to COVID-19.

May 7, 2020

Fallen Hero Celia Marcos—Statement from Congressman Adam Schiff

May 7, 2020

SEIU Nurses Week highlights

May 5, 2020

COVID-19 media wrap: Nurses on the front lines.

March 31, 2020

SEIU Local 121RN takes action to combat COVID-19, protect patients, RNs and other Healthcare Professionals

March 21, 2020

Help for the homeless: City of L.A. looking for volunteer RNs to check temps of asymptomatic

March 21, 2020

Myths and Facts: "Schools and Communities First" ballot initiative

January 27, 2020

Photos from our Women's March participation!

January 27, 2020

Meet the new SEIU 121RN officers

January 16, 2020

Press Release: SEIU members applaud Governor's action on homelessness emergency; share vision for mental health services

January 9, 2020

SEIU International's press release on latest "Obamacare" ruling

December 26, 2019

Bernie Sanders *EXCLUSIVE* SEIU virtual town hall

November 1, 2019

Union election results

October 22, 2019

Did you receive your important Union election ballot?

September 23, 2019

We just got back from our "Midnight Ride" to Sacramento for patient safety...

September 13, 2019

Dignity Health Nurses' fight for patient safety and hospital security makes news!

August 27, 2019

Support Grocery Workers! ❤️

July 2, 2019

Good news for hospitals in new state budget

July 2, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Temporarily Halt Citizenship Question from Moving Forward

June 27, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: ‘David vs. Goliath’ protest: Garfield and El Monte Nurses take on parent company’s corporate culture of unsafe hospital staffing

April 12, 2019

Stronger than ever: The Coalition of Kaiser Unions is headed back to the table.

March 29, 2019

Assembly Health Committee Votes to Save Californians Billions on Healthcare

March 27, 2019

PRESS RELEASE: Nurses at Pacifica Hospital—last true “community hospital” in the San Fernando Valley—avert strike

March 4, 2019

New bills introduced in Sacramento to lower premiums and shine light on healthcare cost drivers

February 19, 2019

Telemundo coverage of our St. Joe's info picket

February 5, 2019

Glendora Community RNs To City Council: Our Hospital is Headed for Crisis

January 28, 2019

Governor Newsom shows commitment to healthcare in first day...

January 8, 2019

Four new contracts; four strikes averted

December 30, 2018

Press Release: St. Joe's RNs hold picket and strike vote

December 20, 2018

SEIU California issues statement on shameful ACA decision in Texas v. U.S.

December 15, 2018

Congrats! 2018 Scholarship Winners

November 29, 2018

Press Statement from President Batiste on Dignity merger

November 27, 2018

Letter from our President on the Thousand Oaks tragedies

November 14, 2018

Healthcare Heroes win big yesterday!

November 7, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: RNs at Van Nuys hospital picket to alert community of critical patient safety issues

October 24, 2018

Introducing our new SEIU Local 121RN Executive Director, Rosanna Mendez

October 10, 2018

Governor Brown just overlooked an opportunity to keep our patients safe.

October 1, 2018

SEIU President Mary Kay Henry on proposal to take healthcare from America's most vulnerable

September 24, 2018

Meet our new SEIU Local 121RN Vice President

September 19, 2018

Press Release: Glendora Community Hospital RNs greet new CEO with a demand to “Honor our choice to form a Union!”

August 28, 2018

Wildfires: American Lung Association webinar on their effects + 1 CEU

August 28, 2018

PRESS RELEASE -- RNs to Burbank City Council: “St. Joseph’s drastic cuts to staffing levels put patients & hospital employees at risk!”

July 18, 2018

"No court decision can stop us from having a voice on the job."—a message from our Union President Gayle Batiste

June 27, 2018

**Safe Staffing News** SB 1288 passes its 1st hurdle on the Assembly side

June 20, 2018

Press Statement from President Gayle Batiste on Dr. Ed Hernandez' "Top-Two" primary victory

June 6, 2018

SB 1288 passed overwhelmingly in the Senate Appropriations Committee on May 22, 2018

May 24, 2018

RNs on TV! Check out SEIU 121RN members interviewed during the May Day rally and march

May 18, 2018

We just got one step closer to winning our new law on safe staffing!

April 19, 2018

President Batiste joins Atty. Gen'l Becerra in calls to protect healthcare for Californians

April 9, 2018

Election Day Update: April 3 was a *BIG* day for Nurse-Powered Politics

April 4, 2018

Press Statement: Congratulations from SEIU Local 121RN President as Senator Atkins is sworn in as 1st female pro Tem

March 21, 2018

RSVP TODAY: Talk to lawmakers about nurses' issues at our Legislative Meet & Greet

March 15, 2018

All patients deserve quality care free from discrimination: sign the petition!

February 28, 2018

Earn CEUs at Morongo Casino!

February 27, 2018

Our International Union's statement on the need for bipartisan solutions in Washington, D.C.

January 22, 2018

America Deserves an HHS Secretary Who Cares about People, Not Profits

January 17, 2018

Free College Benefit for SEIU Members

January 2, 2018

Nurse-Powered Politics => Here's what you said you want to work on in Sacramento next year...

December 16, 2017

Women's March Jan. 20—SAVE THE DATE!

December 15, 2017

*PRESS RELEASE* Statement from SEIU Local 121RN President on the House and Senate agreement on the Republican Tax Plan

December 14, 2017

Looking for a Dentist? Go UNION!

December 12, 2017

Congratulations to Wendy Carrillo, Assembly 51st District

December 4, 2017

Congratulations 2017 Scholarship Winners!

November 21, 2017

BRN introduces new "interactive" editions of its reports and surveys. Check 'em out!

November 14, 2017

SEIU Local 121RN President re-elected to Nurse Alliance Executive Committee at Leadership Conference

October 27, 2017

Nov. 6, we rallied for safe staffing levels—joined by Senators Dr. Ed Hernandez & Connie Leyva, and more!

October 26, 2017

Learn how to enforce new nurse safety laws...and earn CEUs while you're at it!

October 24, 2017

An employee's rights on the job in the face of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking

October 17, 2017

President Trump’s Affordable Care Act Executive Orders—Statement from SEIU California featuring Local 121RN President

October 13, 2017

Can you be a part of our Rapid Response Disaster Relief Team?

October 13, 2017

Press Statement from SEIU Local 121RN President on new California law bringing stronger whistleblower protections for nurses

September 25, 2017

Urgent: Most radical ACA repeal proposal yet—make a call Monday 9/25

September 21, 2017

'Kin Care' Law Specifies Use of Sick Leave for Family Illness

June 2, 2017

Constituents Demand Reps Acknowledge Destructive Toll Repeal of ACA Will Have

January 31, 2017

Important News About RN Licenses

January 5, 2017

Workplace Violence Prevention Regulation Effective April 2017

December 14, 2016

Care, Not Chaos: Speak Up for Affordable Care

December 7, 2016

Pomona hospital employees say patients are at risk of superbug infections

December 5, 2016

121RN Negotiates Staffing Improvements, Equip Increase

December 2, 2016

Workplace Violence Prevention Standard Adopted by Cal/OSHA!

October 27, 2016

NLRB Rules in Favor of Encino RNs - Hospital Ordered to Issue Back-Pay

October 25, 2016

Executive Board Election Results

October 18, 2016

Let's Help Keep California Healthy!

August 31, 2016

Members Energized at SEIU Convention in Detroit

May 25, 2016

Calif. BRN Launches Redesigned Website -- Check it Out!

May 13, 2016

Providence Tarzana Announces Expansion

May 13, 2016

Singing Nurse Raises the Spirits of Her Patients on Staten Island

May 13, 2016

Profit at a SoCal Non-profit?

May 13, 2016

121RN Supports EEOC Regulation to Collect Info on Gender-Based Pay Disparity

April 20, 2016

Take the Quiz: Learn how social media can be properly used in the nursing profession

March 9, 2016

3 in 4 Nurse Leaders Spend 10% or Less of Their Budgets on Evidence-Based Practices

March 9, 2016

Calif. Nursing Home Quality, Staffing Still Falls Short, AB 2079 to Improve Patient Safety, Protect Taxpayers

March 9, 2016

California Lawmaker: Root Out Anti-Choice Misinformation in Nurse Courses

March 9, 2016

Who should avoid traveling because of Zika?

March 8, 2016

Pomona Valley Info Picket Featured on WIN Broadcast, article in Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

December 2, 2015

Tarzana Team Reaches Contract Agreement!

October 12, 2015

How Do We Shape the Future of Nursing?

October 7, 2015

Tarzana Management Targets Pay, Benefits of Senior Employees

September 15, 2015

Tarzana Management Proposes Minimal Raises

September 2, 2015

Pomona Barg: Volunteers Called Off First, ED Closed to Floating

August 21, 2015

Healthcare Workers Protest Workplace Violence Protections Deleted from Draft Regulation

July 16, 2015

Victory! 8 Million Still Covered!

June 25, 2015

Garfield, El Monte RNs Unanimously Ratify New Union Contract!

June 15, 2015

Speak Out About Workplace Violence on June 18

June 9, 2015

Garfield, El Monte RNs Reach Tentative Agreement: 10.5% Pay Raise Over 4 Years!

June 9, 2015

Garfield, El Monte Members Picket for Fair Contract

May 5, 2015

121RN Nurses Rally Against Workplace Violence

April 30, 2015

So Cal Nurses Set Up GoFundMe for Nepalese People

April 26, 2015

AHMC Management Proposal Adds Insult to Injury

April 8, 2015

Save the Date for Workers Memorial Day Rally

March 9, 2015

Healthcare Workers Speak Out About Draft Workplace Violence Prevention Regulation

February 10, 2015

Providence St. Joseph Members Ratify New Union Contract!

February 9, 2015

Providence St. Joseph Contract Ratification Vote Set for Feb. 5-6

January 30, 2015

St. Joseph RNs Set to Strike Feb. 8!

January 28, 2015

Nurses United for Our Patients & a Fair Contract!

January 13, 2015

Encino Nurses Ratify Contract

November 20, 2014

SEIU Local 121RN President Gayle Batiste Speaks at Cal/OSHA Advisory Meeting

November 13, 2014

Lifting of Dues Cap Approved by Members!

November 6, 2014

Tri-City Regional Nurses Join 121RN

October 25, 2014

What You Need to Know about Ebola

October 13, 2014

SEIU 121RN Members and Staff Making History for California Healthcare Workers

September 13, 2014

Agenda Set for First Workplace Violence in Healthcare Advisory Meeting

August 27, 2014

121RN Negotiates Big 401(k) Settlement for ALL Kaiser Moreno Valley Members

August 19, 2014

Obama Steps Up for Workers

July 31, 2014

Unanimous! Cal/OSHA Standards Board Advances Workplace Violence Prevention Regulation

July 1, 2014

Home Care Workers Vow to Stand Up for Good Jobs and Quality Home Care in Wake of Harris Quinn Ruling

July 1, 2014

SEIU President Henry Stands with California Healthcare Workers

June 19, 2014

121RN Nurses Meet With President Obama on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

June 10, 2014

RSVP to Make History on June 19

June 9, 2014

Hollywood Presbyterian Implements New Contract

June 2, 2014

Hollywood Presbyterian Refuses to Implement New Contract

May 29, 2014

Hollywood Pres Members Ratify New Contract

May 17, 2014

Workplace Violence Prevention Standard Petition Moves to Next Step in Adoption Process

May 16, 2014

Hollywood Pres Contract Ratification Vote Set

May 15, 2014

Hollywood Presbyterian RN Strike Cancelled!

May 14, 2014

Hollywood Presbyterian RNs: Get Ready to Strike

May 11, 2014

RN Bargaining Team Calls for Strike at Hollywood Presbyterian

May 6, 2014

May Day 2014: Commemorating Worker Dignity

May 1, 2014

Recent Attacks on Los Angeles-area RNs Underscore Need for Cal/OSHA Standard

April 22, 2014

SEIU RN Member Appointed to California BRN

April 10, 2014

BRN Online License Renewal Process Experiencing Delays

April 10, 2014

JFK Memorial Contract Negotiations Get Going

April 9, 2014

HPMC Members Turn Out for Fair Contract

March 27, 2014

Members Endorse Candidates for June 3 Primary

March 18, 2014

Hollywood Presbyterian RNs Rally for Safe Staffing

March 5, 2014

Pacifica RNs Ratify New Contract With 11% Raise Over 3 Years!

February 22, 2014

Healthcare Workers Testify at Cal/OSHA

February 21, 2014

Support Workplace Violence Prevention by Sharing Your Story

February 12, 2014

SEIU Supports Workplace Violence Prevention Standard for Healthcare Workers

January 29, 2014

SEIU President Mary Kay Henry on SOTU

January 29, 2014

RNs Announce Petition Intent at Cal/OSH Standards Board

January 24, 2014

Energy Drink vs. Fruit Juice

January 6, 2014

You Can Make a Difference: Sign Our Petition

December 18, 2013

Ways SEIU is Supporting Filipinos Affected by Typhoon

November 13, 2013

Victory for LGBT Workers as ENDA Passes Senate

November 7, 2013

Workplace Violence Prevention Program Presented at Boston APHA Conference

November 7, 2013

121RN Highlights Safety in Healthcare Work

October 24, 2013

SEIU Calif. Commits to Vision for Working Families

October 15, 2013

Tarzana Contract Ratified

October 14, 2013

Tell Congress to Stop Playing Political Games with our Future

October 10, 2013

College RNs Win Personal Alarms in Contract TA

October 2, 2013

U.S. to Include Home Care Workers in Wage and Overtime Law

September 17, 2013

Know Your Rights on Cal/OSHA Recordkeeping

September 13, 2013

BRN Web License Renewals Down 9/30 to 10/10

September 11, 2013

121RN-Sponsored Nursing Student Finishes Year 1

July 15, 2013

Advocate for Workplace Violence Prevention Brings Her Message to the Shop

June 15, 2013

June RN News to Arrive in Mailboxes Soon

May 29, 2013

121RN Officer, Delegate Nominations Due by Aug. 16

May 29, 2013

SEIU Partnership Offers Discounted Degree Programs for Nurses

May 8, 2013

Providence Tarzana: The Process of Bargaining

May 1, 2013

Title 22

May 1, 2013

National COSH Releases 2013 Workers Memorial Day Report

April 24, 2013

Tell Your Story of Workplace Violence

April 24, 2013

Look for Workplace Injury & Illness Summary Now!

February 26, 2013

RN Volunteers Needed for Free Rural Clinic

February 14, 2013

Have You Experienced Torture of Workplace Bullying?

January 15, 2013

Labor Endorsements for March 5 Primary Election

January 3, 2013

Free Tax Prep & Family Services Events Upcoming

January 3, 2013

Members Double Down & Dance at Holiday Party

December 13, 2012

Election Night in California Moves Middle Class Forward

November 14, 2012

Dignity Members Ratify New Contract

July 6, 2012

Dignity Team Reaches Tentative Agreement!

June 28, 2012

Supreme Court Upholds Health Care Reform

June 28, 2012

Step Raises to be Included in First July Paycheck

June 18, 2012

FINALLY — Progress at the Dignity Bargaining Table!

June 18, 2012

We Did It Again!

June 18, 2012

121RN Response to UHW 'Neutrality' on RN Ratios

June 16, 2012

Dignity Management Continues Push for Contract Take-Aways

June 1, 2012

SEIU 121RN Contract with Dignity Health Expires

May 1, 2012

New Employment Laws Could Benefit You

January 4, 2012

Legislations Passed to Help Prevent Hospital Worker Injuries Due to Lifting, Transfers

December 20, 2011

2011 121RN Scholarships Awarded

December 20, 2011

St. Joseph Contract Ratified!

December 20, 2011

Protecting Your License from the Nurse Police

December 13, 2011

Republican SEIU Members Get Active in Political Process

October 27, 2011

New Law Protects Pregnant Workers' Healthcare

October 13, 2011

Members Approve New Tarzana Contract

September 22, 2011

Providence Leaves No Room for Compromise

September 1, 2011

CHW Must Negotiate Healthcare & Retirement Changes

August 31, 2011

121RN Members Fight Layoffs and Win!

August 26, 2011

Federal Mediator Called Into Tarzana Negotiations

August 5, 2011

New Grads Get Raise After 6 Mos

July 7, 2011

St. Joseph Hires Company to Track Absenteeism

July 6, 2011

Encino Officer Nominations Open!

June 8, 2011

Union Wins Lost Wages for Riverside Maternal/Child RNs

May 27, 2011

JFK Per Diems: HR Needs Your Years of Experience

May 24, 2011

An RN is an RN is an RN...

May 13, 2011