Labor Relations

Service Employees International Union 1199 Research / Hall Health

In fall 2013, SEIU Healthcare 1199NW (“SEIU 1199”) was certified as the exclusive bargaining representative for “Registered Nurse – Research” job classifications, along with the Registered Nurses at Hall Health Center and Environmental Health and Safety (collectively: “Research/Hall Health RNs”). SEIU 1199 and UW began negotiations to incorporate these employees into the SEIU 1199 collective bargaining agreement on April 30, 2014. These negotiations are summarized below.

Contract status

The current contract between UW and SEIU Healthcare 1199NW is effective from 2015-2017 biennium.