After negoti­a­tions lasted into the early hours of Saturday morning, July 13, 2019, we achieved many gains based on your feedback and achieved a tenta­tive agree­ment. We are recom­mending a YES vote. The agree­ment includes:

  • Retroac­tive wages
  • 2019 Wage increase now instead of November 1
  • Staffing language that provides protec­tions never before reached.

Contract ratifi­ca­tion vote times and locations:

July 18, 2019
Noon‑3 p.m. — Lagerquist C
3:30 – 5:30 p.m. — Lagerquist C
6 – 9 p.m. — Lagerquist C


July 19, 2019
6 – 9 a.m. — Lagerquist C
10 a.m.-1 p.m. — Lagerquist C
2 – 4:30 p.m. — Lagerquist C
6 – 9 p.m. — Lagerquist A/B


Your negoti­ating team,

Linda Burbank, Janet Stewart, Sally Budack, Melissa Garcia, Rachael DeSouza, Francine Gumina, Tiffany Repar, Richie Tiamzon, Matthew McGuire, and Chelsey Roos

Questions? Contact WSNA Nurse Repre­sen­ta­tive Hanna Welander at hwelander@wsna.org or by calling
206 – 575-7979, ext. 3035.