News and Updates

Over the summer, we heard from many members who were upset that OHSU was phasing out belt-pagers and requiring people to use their personal devices to access the OHSU paging system.

Our first contract with OHSU is finally signed!

Dear Colleagues,

We're happy to announce that after almost 10 months of difficult negotiations, we have reached an agreement on our first union contract for OHSU house officers!

We had a productive session on Thursday, June 4th with several resident observers in attendance.  We are moving forward in good faith toward agreement on a proposal that includes four weeks of vacation for every resident, an item of high importance to our HOU constituents.

OHSU proposal that began our session:

Our bargaining team has been hard at work to get all of our major bargaining proposals out on the table so we can begin to really negotiate with management over what will be in our first union contract.

Our bargaining team has been hard at work to get all of our major bargaining proposals out on the table so we can begin to really negotiate with management over what will be in our first union contract.

Work Area(s) Cluster
Number of Constituents in Cluster
Bargaining Team Reps and Advisory Committee
Medicine + Fellows
200
Bargaining Team
Jessica Haraga
Simone Dekker
Anish Desai (alternate)
Advisory Team
Julie Byler
Pranav Cha
Questions
Answers
What does signing a membership card mean?
Signing a membership card means that you support the efforts of the OHSU House Officers Union and that after we’ve negotiated and ratified our contract, you’ll be a dues-paying member for at least one year (minimum commitment) and hopefully for the rest of your time as a house officer at OHSU.
How much are union dues and when do we st
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