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Stanford resident physicians vote to join union

Original post made on May 4, 2022

Doctors who are resident and fellow physicians at Stanford Health Care have voted to join a union by a wide margin, the Committee of Interns and Residents said in a press statement on Tuesday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 3, 2022, 5:09 PM

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Posted by felix
a resident of Barron Park
on May 4, 2022 at 6:26 am

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Stanford Med Center must be ground zero in the U.S. this week for union action, organizing and victories. Pretty exciting.

My two next door neighbors are a Stanford Resident and a Doctor at Stanford. This is great news for them and all who go to Stanford for healthcare.

The Covid vax priority screw-up is vivid in my memory. No surprise it was a catalyst for Resident unionizing.


Posted by Online Name
a resident of Embarcadero Oaks/Leland
on May 4, 2022 at 10:11 am

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The Covid vax screw-up is vivid because it shows how little thought has been given to staff safety and hence the safety and protection of staff AND patients.

It's horrifying to see places like Stanford and PAMF take these protections so lightly and how long they waited.


Posted by Knows Stanford Labor
a resident of Community Center
on May 4, 2022 at 11:52 am

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W.B.Yeats: “Labour is blossoming or dancing where
The body is not bruised to pleasure soul”
Protect and pay the people who save us.


Posted by Anonymous
a resident of Fairmeadow
on May 4, 2022 at 1:23 pm

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Stanford Business School should use Stanford Health Care as a case study of how NOT to a business. The latter's management is clearly incompetent.


Posted by Milton
a resident of Fairmeadow
on May 5, 2022 at 9:24 am

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How many of you chuckled when you read above that the residents were excluded from the covid 19 vaccination due to a "computer algorithm glitch." Shameful.


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