Contact: Denise Bouillerce
On Thursday, April 23rd an overwhelming majority of Stanford Health Care - ValleyCare Nurses voted to ratify the tentative agreement signed and unanimously endorsed by their union, the California Nurses Association.
"We firmly believe that this contract reflects the high regard we have for our nurses and our ongoing dedication to providing the exceptional level of care our patients and community have come to expect from us," said Monica Davila, Interim Chief Nursing Officer. "We are so pleased that are our nurses will be able to benefit from all of the improvements this contract provides."
"Our thanks and congratulations go to both bargaining teams for all of their hard work and their success in reaching an agreement we all could support," said Jamie Welsh, Vice President, Human Resources. "As we move forward together with a new contract, we thank our nurses for always keeping our patients at the center of everything they do."
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In 2015, ValleyCare and Stanford Health Care partnered to become Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare. Through highly skilled physicians, nurses and staff, and state-of-the art technology, Stanford HealthCare – ValleyCare offers a wide range of health care services at its Livermore, Pleasanton and Dublin medical facilities. Visit www.valleycare.com.