Cornell University

Healthcare Transformation Project

16 East 34th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016 Contact: 212-340-2809

Healthcare Conference for Unions I

Mobilizing Front-Line Staff to Improve Patient Care & Build Stronger Unions

Was held on:

June 30 & July 1, 2008
Cornell University Conference Center
16 East 34th Street - 6th Floor
New York, NY

The first working conference was held for many of the major unions representing healthcare workers in the United States and the nurse's union in Ireland (INO). The focus of this exchange was to look at what's working and what is not in terms of mobilizing front-line staff to improve patient care and build stronger unions.