Nurses At University Of Illinois Hospital Reach Tentative 4-Year Contract Agreement, Following 7-Day StrikeThe union said the deal with UI Health includes wage increases, a commitment to hire at least 160 more full-time nurses, and several measures to protect them during the pandemic.
More Than 800 University Of Illinois Hospital Nurses Launch 7-Day StrikeAbout 800 of the more than 1,300 UI Health nurses represented by INA are striking, but a court ruled Friday that critical care nurses cannot walk off the job, because it would present a danger to the public.
U Of Illinois Sues To Stop Nurses Strike This WeekendThe lawsuit filed in Cook County Circuit Court names the Illinois Nurses Association as a defendant and seeks a temporary restraining order against the job action, saying it would pose a danger to the public.
Nurses At AMITA Health St. Joseph Medical Center In Joliet Begin Massive StrikeIt was the 4th of July, but Saturday was also the first day of a massive nurses’ strike at a major Joliet hospital.
Unions Sue To Stop Chicago Pension OverhaulCurrent and retired city workers and their labor unions have filed a lawsuit arguing a law overhauling Chicago's pension systems is unconstitutional. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court also asks a judge to stop the law from taking effect Jan. 1.
Nurses Vote To Authorize Strike At UIC Medical CenterThe nurses’ union at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center has rejected the hospital’s last and final contract offer, and has voted to authorize a strike.
Walgreens Clinic Nurses Vote To UnionizeNurse practitioners working at Walgreens drugstore clinics have voted to unionize.