Bargaining Update

Washington State Nurses Association – Tacoma General Hospital

December 16, 2016 — MultiCare is pleased to announce that it has reached a tentative agreement with the Washington State Nursing Association for a new contract at Tacoma General. The parties spent the better part of the last three days negotiating around the clock to arrive at an agreement. If ratified, the new contract will include generous wages and benefits, language defining the staffing standards applicable to Tacoma General nurses as they continue to provide the highest quality of care to our community, and a four-year contract duration. Tacoma General RNs will be voting to ratify the contract in the first week of January.