Labor Relations

Service Employees International Union 1199

University of Washington employees working at Harborview Medical Center, including nurses, social workers, technologists, and various other health care specialists, are represented by SEIU Healthcare 1199NW. The union also represents nurses working on campus as well as those working in research and as flight nurses. (Nurses working at UW Medical Center are represented by WSNA).

Download a membership card for SEIU 1199.

Contract status

The current contract between UW and SEIU Healthcare 1199NW is effective through June 30, 2017.

Negotiation updates

News and updates on the latest UW-SEIU 1199 contract negotiations can be accessed on the Negotiation Updates page.