Press Releases

March 21, 2024

More Than 500 Nurses and Technical Professionals at Fox Chase Cancer Center Vote Overwhelmingly to Authorize a Strike

March 11, 2024

Nurses and Technical Specialists at Fox Chase Cancer Center Charge Their Employer, Temple Health, With Violating the National Labor Relations Act

March 7, 2024

Nearly 1,000 Geisinger Community Medical Center Caregivers Vote Overwhelmingly to Authorize a Strike

March 1, 2024

375 Nurses at Temple Health Jeanes Campus Vote Overwhelmingly to Authorize a Strike Notice

March 1, 2024

Caregivers at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital Secure a Major Act 102 Win Years in the Making

February 26, 2024

Temple University Research Nurses Win a Contract That Confers Respect, Prioritizes Staff Retention and Ensures Continuity for Temple Health’s Vital Research Initiatives

February 1, 2024

Jeanes Hospital Technical Specialists Vote "YES!" To Unionize

October 13, 2022

2,250 Nurses and Healthcare Professionals at Temple University Hospital Vote to Authorize a Strike by 95% Margin

October 1, 2022

Contracts Expire for 2,250 Frontline Healthcare Professionals at Temple University Hospital as Their Concerns About Serious Quality-of-Care Issues Inside the Hospital Go Unaddressed; Unions Schedule Strike Authorization Votes

September 23, 2022

Frontline Healthcare Professionals at Temple University Hospital Picketed Outside the Hospital to Call Attention to Serious and Persistent Quality-of-Care Issues Inside the Hospital That Hurt Both Patients and Caregivers

August 26, 2022

Nearly 320 Nurses and Technical Professionals at ACMH in Kittanning Reach a Critical Contract Deal That Further Protects Patients and Healthcare Professionals

August 17, 2022

PASNAP Endorses Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman for U.S. Senate

July 29, 2022

82 Frontline Healthcare Professionals at Taylor and Delaware County Memorial Hospitals Reach A Critical Deal for a First Contract That Further Respects Healthcare Professionals

July 22, 2022

Frontline Healthcare Professionals at Temple University Hospital Came Together Today Ahead of Contract Negotiations to Demonstrate Their Unity Behind a Shared Mission: Providing Highest-Quality Health Care to Their North Philadelphia Community

June 14, 2022

Frontline Healthcare Pros Held a Press Event in Harrisburg to Highlight the Deepening Nurse Staffing Crisis & Escalating Incidents of Workplace Violence in Hospitals, and to Urge Support for Legislation to Address Both

June 9, 2022

Nurses at Suburban Community Hospital Rallied Outside the Hospital Today to Protest Severe Staffing Shortages, Pay Inequalities, and Unpaid Healthcare Benefits

May 11, 2022

“This is Our Hospital.” On the Heels of their Crozer-Chester Medical Center Colleagues’ Info Picket Last Week, Frontline Healthcare Pros at Delaware County Memorial Hospital Held Their Own Picket Today to Protest Dangerous Service Shutdowns and Unit Closures in the Prospect Health System

May 4, 2022

“Our Communities Will Be in Jeopardy.” Frontline Healthcare Professionals Hold the First of Two Consecutive Informational Pickets to Protest Dangerous Service Shutdowns and Unit Closures in the Prospect Health System

September 9, 2020

Chris Nurses Picket to Call Attention to Staffing Concerns

March 23, 2022

Pennsylvania’s Fastest Growing Union of Frontline Nurses and Healthcare Professionals Endorses State Rep. Austin Davis for Lieutenant Governor

March 18, 2022

PASNAP Statement Regarding Unit Closures at DCMH

March 17, 2022

Nurse Retention and Morale Devastatingly Low at ACMH Hospital

March 11, 2022

MEDIA ADVISORY: Nurses at ACMH Hospital Set to Strike on Sunday

March 9, 2022

MEDIA ALERT: Nurses at ACMH Hospital Set to Strike on Sunday

March 8, 2022

Wilkes-Barre General Nurses Ratify New Union Contract

March 2, 2022

Nurses at Armstrong County Memorial Hospital Submit Strike Notice; Set to Strike March 13

February 11, 2022

PASNAP Welcomes the Sale of Crozer Health to Christiana

January 29, 2022

Wilkes-Barre General Dismisses Anesthesia Contractor; Nurse Anesthetists Rescind Strike Notice

January 27, 2022

Nurses at ACMH Hospital Vote to Authorize a Strike

January 24, 2022

Nurse Anesthetists at Wilkes-Barre General Vote Unanimously to Authorize a Strike

January 22, 2022

Patient Safety Act Reaches Majority Support in State House; Nurses Demand Action From Health Committee Chair Rep. Kathy Rapp

January 18, 2022

Pennsylvania’s Fastest Growing Union of Frontline Nurses and Healthcare Professionals Endorses Josh Shapiro for Governor

January 13, 2022

Frontline Caregivers from Philadelphia Joined Nurses Nationwide Today to Publicly Hold Employers Accountable for the Staffing Crisis in Our Hospitals and to Demand Workplace Protections to Safeguard Caregivers and Their Patients

January 5, 2022

PASNAP Decries Lack of Federal Protection For Frontline Healthcare Professionals as COVID Infection Rates Explode Nationwide

December 16, 2021

27 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists at Temple North/Jeanes Hospital and Fox Chase Cancer Center Vote Overwhelmingly to Form a Union with PASNAP

December 15, 2021

114 Frontline Caregivers at Warren General Hospital Avert a Strike, Reaching A Critical Contract Deal That Further Protects Patients and Respects Healthcare Professionals

December 13, 2021

66 Nurses From Butler Memorial Hospital Elect To Join Existing PASNAP Nurses Union Ahead of Contract Negotiations in Spring 2022

December 11, 2021

Warren General Caregivers Submit 10-Day Strike Notice

November 12, 2021

Nurses at Pottstown Hospital Reach A Critical Contract Deal That Further Protects Patients and Nurses Alike

October 20, 2021

110 Nurses and Technical Staff at Eagleville Hospital Avert a Strike, Reaching A Critical Contract Deal That Further Protects Patients and Healthcare Professionals

October 15, 2021

Nurses and Healthcare Professionals from Warren General Hospital Hold an Informational Picket to Call Attention to the Staffing Issues Inside Their Hospital

October 5, 2021

Eagleville Nurses and Techs Vote Unanimously to Authorize a Strike

September 30, 2021

“The Hospital Must Do More.” Nurses from Crozer Chester Medical Center Hold an Informational Picket to Call Attention to the Staffing Crisis Inside Their Hospital

September 28, 2021

Nurses from Across the PA Meet With Legislators, Hold Press Event/Rally at State Capitol to Highlight the Hospital Staffing Crisis and Urge Support for the Patient Safety Act

September 23, 2021

Nurses from Across the Philadelphia Region Hold Multiple Public Actions to Call Attention to Critical Staffing Concerns Inside Their Hospitals

August 13, 2021

Nurses at Jefferson Frankford Hospital Held A Press Conference Outside the Hospital to Announce They Are Forming a Union to Address Critical Staffing Concerns Inside the Hospital and to Fight for Excellence in Patient Care

July 5, 2021

Nearly 150 PASNAP Members at Fair Acres Geriatric Center in Delaware County Overwhelmingly Ratify a Contract Deal that Acknowledges the Need for Improved Staffing and—For the First Time—Enshrines Measures to Ensure It.

December 30, 2020

WB General Nurse Anesthetists Request Union Recognition

December 29, 2020

Nurses At Temple University Clinics Reach a Critical Deal for a First Contract With Temple University Health System

December 23, 2020

1,400 PASNAP Members in Delaware County Reach Critical Contract Deals That Further Protect Patients and Healthcare Professionals and Set Record High Standards for Care in the Philadelphia Area

December 19, 2020

Nearly 800 St. Mary Nurses Reach a Critical Deal for a First Contract After An Extended, Hard-Fought Campaign

November 25, 2020

Nearly 800 Philadelphia-Area Nurses Reach Critical Contract Deals That Further Protect Both Patients and Nurses (St. Chris + Jeanes)

November 22, 2020

St. Mary Nurses Return to Work Post-Lockout, Heads Held High

November 20, 2020

1,100 Einstein Nurses Reach a Critical Contract Deal, Averting a Strike

November 18, 2020

St. Mary Nurses Locked Out by Management in the Midst of a Pandemic

November 17, 2020

Nurses at St. Mary Medical Center Strike To Protect Their Patients

November 13, 2020

Nurses at Mercy Fitzgerald Reach Contract Deal Ahead of Planned Strike

November 5, 2020

St. Chris and Einstein Nurses Vote Overwhelmingly to Authorize Strikes

November 5, 2020

Nurses at St. Chris, Einstein, St. Mary and Mercy Fitzgerald Ready to Strike

October 29, 2020

St. Mary Nurses Vote Overwhelmingly to Authorize a Strike

October 16, 2020

Nurses and Techs at Wills Eye Hospital Ratify 3-Year Contract

October 12, 2020

Nurses at Prime-Owned Lower Bucks and Suburban Hospitals Reach Contract Deals Ahead of Planned Joint Strike