HPAE. Putting Care First.

Leaders of nurses’ unions from 9 states and 11 unions came together in New York City  to collaborate on key issues facing health care and unions, including attacks on our collective bargaining rights, the need for safe staffing, and threats to healthcare coverage through plans to repeal the ACA.

HPAE. Putting Care First.

Nurses, health professionals, and patients traveled to Trenton to urge Governor Christie and lawmakers to fully fund hospital inspections and to pass legislation that ensures patient safety and worker rights’ enforcement by the State of New Jersey.

HPAE. Putting Care First.

The new Trump administration is threatening the basic rights of citizens, immigrants and workers, as well as embracing the Republican agenda of repealing the Affordable Care Act and weakening Medicare and Medicaid. In response, HPAE, other unions, community organizations, and many other groups are responding by taking action to resist these initiatives.

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