PeaceHealth SW Techs voted to unionize and join OFNHP/AFT on June 2nd!More
The RN Bargaining Unit has an opening for the Contract Specialist position.This full-time forty (40) hour per week position will be paid in accordance with the standard Labor Management Partnership Lost Time Agreement. The RN hired for the position will fulfill a term ending November 2017. Any qualified member in good standing of the RN bargaining unit is eligible for this position.
Join the OFNHP Political Education and Action Committee (PEAC) for a forum just for members on the issues facing voters on the November ballot.
Technical professionals with the PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Wash., have voted to join the AFT in an effort to improve patient care and create a culture of stability and security for workers at their hospital.
The ballots have been tallied and OFNHP members have officially elected our new officers and delegates. Congratulations to all of the candidates who stepped up this year for our union!
Check out the results.
You are the best advocate your patients have. One week out of the year isn’t enough to truly appreciate the care you provide. You deserve more than #NursesWeek– you deserve safe and sustainable working conditions and the resources to give care safely, timely, and effectively.
Critical Care nurse and OFNHP Executive Vice President Adrienne Enghouse testified before the Oregon Health Authority Public Health Division on May 18th to encourage rule makers to consider non-nursing staff who deliver care in the hospital setting as they revise state statute to incorporate changes to the Hospital Nurse Staffing Law made by Senate Bill 469 in the 2015 session.