Violence is NOT in Our Job Description! Class on March 24, 2020

Using the Cal/OSHA Workplace Violence Prevention Standard in Healthcare

Workshop offering 6 Continuing Education Units
being held on Tuesday March 24, 2020
SEIU Local 1000 office at 436 14th St. Ste. 200 Oakland, CA
10:00 – 4:30pm (lunch and light breakfast provided)

Email or Text 619-548-1811 to register

Open & free to all SEIU Local 1021 and Local 1000 nurses

Approved for 6 CEUs by BRN Provider No. 3413

SEIU Nurses and other healthcare workers led the fight for a Cal/OSHA standard to protect healthcare workers from violence

This course will cover:
– A review of workplace violence typologies and prevention. The new regulation: what it means and how to use it.
– How nurses and our union can effectively participate in developing WPV prevention programs at each worksite.
– Union strategies and action steps for enforcement & building a good case for a Cal/OSHA complaint

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Upcoming Community Emergency Response Training (CERT)

We are pleased to announce confirmed dates for our first Nurse Alliance of California CERT Training. (Community Emergency Response Training)

SEIU 721 will be hosting at 1545 Wilshire Blvd Ste 100, Los Angeles, CA 90017 in the auditorium from 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM on the following dates:

Thursday, February, 27, 2020
Friday, February, 28, 2020
Saturday, February, 29, 2020

Local 721 nurses contact Martin Moreno at (323) 401-7739 (ok to text) for more information.

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2022 Meeting Calendar

2022 Steering Committee meetings:


January: Monday 1/10 10-3p via Zoom

February: Tuesday 2/1 6-8p via Zoom (note that all 6-8p meetings will be via Zoom)

March: Wednesday 3/9 10-3p (Confirmed as in-person at L221 4004 Kearny Mesa Road
San Diego, CA 92111)

April: Tuesday 4/5 6-8p

May: Tuesday 5/3 10-3p (possibly in-person at L1000 in Sac.)

June: Tuesday 6/7 6-8p

July: Wednesday 7/6 10-3p (possibly in-person at L1021 in SF)

August: Tuesday 8/2 6-8p

September: Tuesday 9/6 10-3p (possibly in-person at L721 in LA)

October: Wednesday 10/5 6-8p

November: Tuesday 11/1 10-3p (possibly in-person at L521 in Bakersfield)

December: Tuesday 12/6 6-8p

These leadership meetings are open to all SEIU Registered Nurses.  If you are interested in attending, please email:

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2019 Legislative Conference: The Art of Caring

The Art of Caring: So Much More Than Florence Envisioned
nurses are uniquely qualified to manage emergency and disaster responses

Please register below to secure your spot and for faster processing.

When: April 29th & 30th: 10 Contact Hours CEP #3413
Where: Sheraton Grand Hotel 1230 J Street Sacramento, CA

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
  • Giving critical support to first responders, providing immediate & assistance to victims
  • Earthquake awareness, fire suppression techniques, team organization & disaster psychology
  • Environmental Justice Committee In California
    • SEIU nurses leading the way to address environmental, racial, & economic disparities and injustices that occur in our healthcare systems and the communities in which nurses live and serve
    • Man-made and natural disasters, climate change & the impact on our health and wellbeing
    Union-wide Disaster Relief Program
    • Having a capable “response ready” team when called for national and international disasters
    • Joining other relief organizations to maximize our effectiveness

    Note: In addition to registering for the conference, you also need to contact your Local for approval of hotel/travel accommodations

    For questions, call/text Kathy Hughes at (619) 548-1811 or email

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