A vision for healthcare. 26 Tracks. The survey included questions about hospital screening procedures for patients with fevers or respiratory symptoms, as well as the availability of PPE and airborne isolation rooms for patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19. Media Advisory, Photo Opportunity July 18, 2014 Contact: Liz Jacobs, RN, 510-435-7674, Bill Gallagher, 818-355-8691, or Sarah Cecile, 510-541-9570. [11] Former NNU Executive Director RoseAnn DeMoro said, "The committee has turned its back on tens of millions of Americans who continue to have no health coverage, or who are paying for health insurance they cannot use because of the prohibitive out of pocket costs. We strive to help you improve your quality of life, achieve your wellness goals according to your Physician's plan of care, and our nurses … National Nurses United is the voice of America's registered nurses, and the nation's largest and fastest growing union of, by, and for RNs.. Oakland. In 2011, during the financial crisis, the NNU adopted the motto "Heal America. 14.9k Followers, 208 Following, 859 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from National Nurses United (@nationalnurses) We encourage responsible activism, and do not support using the platform to take unlawful or other improper action. "[14], NNU supports a tax on financial transactions, which the organization says could raise at least $350 billion a year. The Executive Director of the national organization, which is affiliated with the AFL-CIO, is labor leader Bonnie Castillo, who also heads the 90,000-member California Nurses Association. A voice for nurses. [9] Newsweek reported that a 2018 study by Yale University, the University of Florida and the University of Maryland concluded a Medicare for All system would save the U.S. over $450 billion per year by eliminating administrative costs. Employers must ensure negative pressure rooms remain functional at all times during use. "[5] The organization's goal is to "organize all direct care RNs into a single organization capable of exercising influence over the healthcare industry, governments, and employers."[5]. Registered nurses will hold a press conference Tuesday, Dec. 1 to protest the planned closure of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Sutter Delta Medical Center in Antioch, Calif. National Nurses United (NNU) is the largest organization of registered nurses in the United States. List Search. 8455 Colesville Rd Join National Nurses United to help improve workplace standards through collective bargaining, reform national healthcare legislation, and to help make a difference for you and your patients. Nurses scored a tremendous victory for the type of infection control measures they have been demanding since the start of the pandemic when the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) on Wednesday directed all general acute-care hospitals in the state to begin Covid-19 weekly testing of all health care workers on Dec. 14 and of all patient admissions starting now. Lobbying in 2019: $160,000. [2][3] The NNU, with close to 185,000 members across the country,[4] is the most far-reaching union and professional association of registered nurses in the U.S. Contributions in the 2020 cycle: $7,151,955. National Nurses United organization profile. CNA/NNOC has a four-member Council of Presidents, currently including Deborah Burger, RN; Zenei Cortez, RN; Cokie Giles, RN; and Malinda Markowitz, RN. National Nurses United Endorses Senator Bernie Sanders for President. ‘The most irresponsible tweet I have ever seen’ — The president of National Nurses United is railing against Trump’s dangerous new COVID-19 comments (via @NationalNurses and @BeAHeroTeam) This video "President Of National Nurses United Responds To Trump Tweet ", first appeared on https://nowthisnews.com.