WHHS Labor Facts

Updates on Labor Negotiations from Washington Hospital Healthcare System

Tentative Four-Year Agreement Reached

Washington Hospital Healthcare System (WHHS) and the California Nurses Association (CNA) have reached a tentative agreement on a new, four-year contract. The agreement, pending ratification by CNA’s membership and approval from the Washington Township Health Care District Board of Directors, is retroactive to September 2023 and will provide compensation to Washington Hospital’s RNs that is competitive with the market.

“I am pleased that we reached this fair agreement with CNA,” said Kimberly Hartz, chief executive officer of Washington Hospital Healthcare System. “We look forward to the results of the vote and continuing our work together in service to our community.”

Details will be shared about the tentative agreement that union representatives will provide before the ratification vote on Friday, May 3. The Washington Township Health Care District Board of Directors will have the opportunity to consider the agreement for approval at its Board meeting on May 8.