Take Action by TOMORROW AT 1PM: Interest Arbitration for UW Residents

Our Interest Arbitration bill, HB 1764 was passed through the House Labor & Workplace Standard Committee!HB1764's next public hearing will be tomorrow (Thursday) at 1:30pm in the House Appropriations Committee.There are 3 ways YOU can support this bill RIGHT NOW: Note Your Position for the Legislative Record: PRO (takes 30 seconds!)Submit Written TestimonyTestify Remotely (via video during the hearing)  **Please leave … Continue reading Take Action by TOMORROW AT 1PM: Interest Arbitration for UW Residents

Take Action by 1/14: Interest Arbitration for UW Residents

Our Interest Arbitration bill, HB 1764 has been prefiled in the state legislature for the upcoming legislative session! HB 1764's first public hearing will be NEXT FRIDAY, JAN. 14TH AT 8AM.There are 3 ways YOU can support this bill RIGHT NOW: Note Your Position for the Legislative Record: PRO Submit Written TestimonyTestify Remotely (via video during the hearing, usually < 2 mins) … Continue reading Take Action by 1/14: Interest Arbitration for UW Residents

RFPU-NW Endorses “Remember Rosie Jiménez: National Mobilization for Reproductive Justice”

This Sunday, October 3rd, people around the country will be mobilizing in support of reproductive justice. October 3rd is the 44th anniversary of Rosie Jimenez' death from a back-alley abortion (after the Hyde Amendment banned federal funds from covering this procedure). The U.S. Supreme Court is expected to hear a case challenging Roe V. Wade … Continue reading RFPU-NW Endorses “Remember Rosie Jiménez: National Mobilization for Reproductive Justice”

RFPU-NW Endorses 2022 Solidarity Budget

For the second year in a row, the Resident & Fellow Physician Union - Northwest is proud to endorse the Seattle Solidarity Budget alongside many trusted labor unions and community organizations.  As healthcare providers, we see the direct impact on our patients, when our city does not adequately fund and support social services, or acknowledge … Continue reading RFPU-NW Endorses 2022 Solidarity Budget

Decline to Sign “Compassion” Seattle

Housing is Healthcare! Seattle needs long term, sustainable solutions for our neighbors, many of whom are our patients in the hospitals we work within. This includes a dedicated, progressive revenue source, not unfunded mandates. RFPU - NW endorses the House our Neighbors campaign, in opposition to the Compassion Seattle Charter Amendment. #DeclineToSign the “Compassion Seattle” charter … Continue reading Decline to Sign “Compassion” Seattle