Press Clips

October 9, 2019
Washington’s Struggling Medical Residents Need a Raise, The Nation

September 5, 2019
Finding our Future Doctors in Queens | Opinion, Queens Daily Eagle

August 22, 2019
Hahnemann closure a reminder physicians need unions to fight for-profit takeover of healthcare | Opinion, Philadelphia Inquirer

August 18, 2019
After months of bargaining, medical residents reach tentative agreement with UCLA, Daily Bruin

August 14, 2019
Which Way, L.A., KRCW – Los Angeles at 7pm

August 14, 2019
UCLA Physicians, Interns Walkout, Spectrum News 1 Afternoon at 3PM

August 14, 2019
Contract Negotiations Prompts UCLA Walkout, ABC7 Eyewitness News at 5am

August 11, 2019
Cuts to heath insurance benefits prompt walkout at UCLA, Daily Bruin

April 4, 2019
Highland Hospital residents, interns walk off job for 20 minutes, Becker’s Hospital Review

April 3, 2019
Highland Hospital doctors walk out over labor dispute, East Bay Times

April 4, 2019
Physicians and Interns at Oakland’s Highland Hospital Walk Off the Job, KCBS AT 4:15PM

April 3, 2019
Physician Residents at Highland Hospital Walked Off the Job, KQED NEWS AT 5PM

April 3, 2019
Doctors Protest Contract Talks, KNTV NBC BAY AREA AT 5PM

April 3, 2019
Medical Staff at 3 East Bay Hospitals Stage Protests, KGO ABC7 NEWS AT 5PM

April 3, 2019
Interns, Residents and Fellows at Highland Hospital to Walk Off the Job, KTVU NEWS AT 12PM

March 29, 2019
A week after worker strike, UC Davis hospital residents and interns seek to join labor union, The Sacramento Bee

March 25, 2019
UC Davis medical residents, fellows unionize with SEIU, Sacramento Business Journal

March 19, 2019
Medical residents, interns walk off the job at UCSF Medical Center over failed contract talks, SF Examiner

January 17, 2019
Residents, fellows and UC System at bargaining standstill, San Francisco Examiner (op-ed)

January 10, 2019
USC Medical Center staff rally in unity with immigrant families, Daily Trojan

December 14, 2017
KTVU TV Outraged Doctors Across California Rally to Extend CHIP and end Anti-Immigrant Policies

January 9, 2019
LA doctors call for better healthcare for migrant children at the borderABC 7

October 3, 2018
UCLA Health reneges on announced $5,000 housing stipend to resident physicians, Daily Bruin

February 2, 2018
Why Do Female Physicians Keep Dying By Suicide At Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital?, Refinery29

December 2017
KQED News San Francisco Residents Fight to Save CHIP

November 30, 2017
An emergency physician travels to Puerto Rico. Here’s what she saw

November 14, 2017
Doctores de Los Ángeles apoyan el cuidado de salud sin importar estatus migratorio, La Opinion
Médicos de Los Ángeles se comprometen a cuidar a los pacientes indocumentados, Hoy
Médicos LA comprometidos con pacientes indocumentados, T52
Doctores en Los Ángeles se oponen a las ‘deportaciones médicas’ y declaran su hospital santuario, Univision 34
LAC+USC Medical Center physicians say it is sanctuary for undocumented immigrants, ABC Eyewitness News

September 17, 2017
Opinion: Consequences of ending DACA will be huge to California, East Bay Times

September 5, 2017
Christie failed workers. The new governor should sign $15 minimum wage hike, New Jersey Star-Ledger

July 12, 2017
Advocates and critics await Christie’s decision on Paid Family Leave reform bill, NJTVNews

July 6, 2017
Heinrich, Others Discuss How New Mexico Would Be Hurt By Republican Health Care Bill, KRWG

July 6, 2017
Vigil against gun violence to be held outside Bronx hospital where gunman went on deadly rampage, ABC7

June 22, 2017
The dangers of replacing Obamacare with the Republican health care bill, NewsWorks

June 8, 2017
Mount Sinai resident physicians want a raise, not a one-time bonus, Crain’s New York Business

May 17, 2017
As Deadline Looms, Pols and Advocates Urge Trump to Let 50,000 Haitians Stay in U.S., Observer

April 28, 2017
Working at the ‘top of my license’ means I sometimes have to say no STATNews

April 24, 2017
The importance of a doctors’ union in the age of Gorsuch KevinMD

April 22, 2017
‘Science is Not a Partisan Issue’: Docs Take to the Streets MedPage Today

April 18, 2017
NY Unions Push for State ‘Medicare for All’ System Portside

April 12, 2017
How New York Could Set A Health Care Example For The Entire Country Bustle

April 12, 2017
Harsh immigration rhetoric and policies are a threat to our nation’s health STATNews

April 5, 2017
The night that taught me just how dangerous 28-hour shifts for residents can be Center for Health Journalism 

March 21, 2017
Should Young Doctors Be Allowed to Work 24-Hour Shifts? Healthline

March 10, 2017
Young doctors can work 28 hours straight under new rules
LA Times

March 10, 2017
Rookie docs can work longer, 24-hour shifts under new rules Associated Press

March 7, 2017
Obamacare supporters rally against proposed replacement plan at Mimi Walters’ office Orange County Register
California health advocates blast GOP bill as harmful San Francisco Chronicle

March 2, 2017
At Obamacare rally in Miami, activists call on Congress to preserve health law Miami Herald

March 1, 2017
Doctors protest Trump’s planned ACA repeal in front of Boston State House The Bay State Banner

February 27, 2017
Dear Tom Price: As you pursue Medicaid changes, remember your roots STATNews

February 17, 2017
Making America Fear — A Psychiatrist Worries For His Patients Under A Trump Administration Huffington Post

February 7, 2017
Interfaith Doctor Returns from Native Sudan News 12 Brooklyn

February 5, 2017
Lifting of Travel Ban Sets off Rush to Reach the U.S. New York Times

February 3, 2017
On National Women Physician Day, how far have we come? KevinMD

February 2, 2017
The Moving Story Behind This Viral Photo Of A Doctor’s Powerful Sign The Huffington Post
RU Medical Staffers Bring “Wage Theft” Complaint to City New Brunswick NJ News (TAPinto)

February 1, 2017
Brooklyn Doctor Caught in Trump Travel Ban Unable to Return to Residency NY1
Photo of immigrant doctor breaks the internet’s heart AOL News
Bed-Stuy Doctor Stuck In Sudan Indefinitely Under Trump Executive Order Bed-Stuy Patch

January 31, 2017
This doctor can’t help his patients because of President Trump’s travel ban ATTN:
Trump Immigration Ban Hits Close to Home News12 Brooklyn
Brooklyn Doctor Stuck in Sudan because of Trump Immigration Ban News12 Brooklyn
Brooklyn doctor stuck in Sudan after travel ban Fox 5 NY
‘He’s Really Concerned And Scared:’ Trump Travel Ban Leaves Brooklyn Doctor Stranded In Sudan CBS New York
NY Doctor Stuck in Sudan Following Trump’s Immigration Order ABC News
Trump’s Executive Order Strands Brooklyn Doctor in Sudan Scientific American
Trump fires acting Attorney General for not defending travel ban as refugees face struggles in entering U.S. NY Daily News
Sioux Falls doctor separated from family by travel ban Argus Leader

January 30, 2017
New York Doctor Not Allowed Back From Home Country of Sudan ABC7
Physician Groups Slam Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration MedPage Today
Brooklyn Doctor Stranded in Sudan Under Trump’s Travel Ban DNA Info
Brooklyn doctor, CUNY student left stranded after travel ban New York Post
Brooklyn doctor stranded in Sudan amid Trump’s travel ban Pix11
What Trump’s immigration ban means for your health Dallas News
5 physicians affected by Trump’s immigration executive order Becker’s Hospital Review
6 People Stranded Around the World by Trump’s Ban Newser

January 29, 2017
Trump’s Executive Order Strands Brooklyn Doctor in Sudan ProPublica
This New York doctor went to visit family in Sudan, and now he’s stuckLA Times
Trump’s immigration order could stop medical careers before they begin STAT News
January 21, 2017
Crowd Of Up To 175,000 Packs Boston Common For Women’s March CBS Boston

January 20, 2017
Hospital Staff Protest Trump Promises of Affordable Care Act Repeal Mission Local

January 16, 2017
NYC Health Department engages in internal reform to advance racial equity and social justice NY Daily News
Democrats Launch Effort to Preserve Obamacare, Medicare and Medicaid With Emotional Rallies Across Nation Alternet
Protesters rally at UNM to defend health care law Albuquerque Journal

January 15, 2016
Thousands protest health care repeal at Faneuil Hall Boston Globe
Thousands Turn Out For ‘Save Health Care’ Rally in Boston WCVB5
Thousands rally at Faneuil Hall to save ‘Obamacare’ News 7 Boston
Boston Rally To Save Obamacare CBS Boston
Senator Elizabeth Warren Hosts Rally Supporting Affordable Care Act NBC Boston
Hundreds Gather in Hollywood for ‘Save Our Healthcare’ Rally ABC7
Healthcare advocates to rally in L.A. to protect Affordable Care Act Los Angeles Times
Cory Booker and New Jersey Dems Rally Behind Health Care NBC News
The Big Thing People Are Doing Today to Save Their Health Care ATTN:

January 13, 2017
Faculty unions file charges with Dept of Labor after Rutgers withholds salaries The Daily Targum

January 10, 2017
Bay Area perspectives on the Affordable Care Act KALW

January 5, 2017
Preocupación por cambios en programas de salud Telemundo
Doctores de NY en pie de lucha para defender el Obamacare El Diario
Obamacare Debate WMBC-TV News Video
Tom Price, Trump’s pick for HHS head, opposed by NYC doctors AM New York
City Doctors Urge Congress to ‘Do No Harm’ to Affordable Care Act NY1

November 30, 2016
Overworked, Underslept, and the Politics of Resident Shift Hours Medscape

November 19, 2016
Coalition Of Patients, Caregivers And Supporters Declare New York City Hospitals “Safe Havens Of Care For All” Yahoo News

September 30, 2016
The Citizens of the State Deserve Better: UNM Employees Picket Over Unfair Salary Practices
Daily Lobo

August 23, 2016
Grad Students Win Right to Unionize in an Ivy League Case New York Times

August 2, 2016
San Francisco has Failed its Most Vulnerable San Francisco Chronicle

August 2, 2016
Reforming Our Broken Mental Health System The Hill

July 7, 2016
No Room for the Homeless Mentally Ill 48 Hills

June 30, 2016
A Psychiatrist’s Prescription for Addressing Homelessness SF Examiner

June 4, 2016
Letter to the Editor: Beth Israel’s future & Bellevue New York Daily News

March 11, 2016
Opinion: UCIMC Residents Deserve a Fair Housing Stipend Voice of OC

February 16, 2016
Opinion: Let’s Talk About Residents’ Hours – And Their ‘Scut’ Work Too wbur

February 15, 2016
How residents in one state are fighting the opioid epidemic AMA Wire

February 7, 2016
Viewpoint: Paid leave a return to humanity TimesUnion

January 12, 2016
Gun Trauma: a Los Angeles Physician’s Plea MD Magazine

December 31, 2015
A Black Woman in Medicine Should Not Be An Anomaly New York Amsterdam News

December 18, 2015
We know long doctor shifts are dangerous. Why won’t hospitals adapt? Washington Post

December 14, 2015
Doctors in Training Gain Access to Prescription Database Boston Globe

November 30, 2015
Medical Residents Seek to Access Prescription Data Boston Globe

October 28, 2015
Rowan University Resident Doctors Protest Lack of Contract, Frozen Salaries NJ.Com

September 15, 2015
Medical Residents Use Apps And Activism To Fight Hospitals For Bigger Salaries, Better Benefits International Business Times

August 26, 2015
$2 more for cigarettes? California tobacco tax proposal revived in special sessionLos Angeles Times

July 29, 2015
Program Encourages Young Blacks, Hispanics to Pursue Careers in Healthcare NJ Spotlight

July 28, 2015
The Overhyping of the July Effect and What to Do About It The Health Care Blog

July 1, 2015
COMMENTARY: Rowan disrespects residents Courier-Post

June 30, 2015
Docs Prescribe ACA Improvements MedPage Today

June 25, 2015
Supreme Court Rules to Uphold Obamacare in a 6-3 Vote MedCityNews

April 30, 2015
Pediatrician Returns to South Bronx Roots to Work With Community, Raise His Children NY1

April 29, 2015
“De jovencito pensaba que terminaría en la cárcel”, dice hoy reconocido pediatra del sur de El Bronx NY1 Noticias

April 19, 2015
Howard University Hospital Labor Negotiations Delayed Diverse: Issues In Higher Education

April 17, 2015
Howard University Hospital doctors fight for labor contract Washington Business Journal

February 17, 2015
Long Beach Resident-Physicians Vote to Join Union! Committee of Interns and Residents/SEIU Healthcare welcomes housestaff from St Mary Medical Center Labor’s Edge

February 10, 2015
Resident Physicians at Dignity Health’s St. Mary Medical Center Vote to Unionize Long Beach Post

February 3, 2015
QI Clinics in NYC Aim to Transform Residency Training Wing of Zock

February 1, 2015
Howard University Hospital Doctors Unionizing Diverse Issues in Higher Education

January 30, 2015
Howard University Hospital Resident Physicians Vote to Unionize Washington Business Journal

November 13, 2014
Opponents of Hospital Sale to For-Profit Chain Want State to Add Stipulations NJ Spotlight

November 12, 2014
Newark leaders criticize deal to sell Saint Michael’s Medical Center

October 14, 2014
Children’s Hospital Oakland Settles Contract Dispute With Resident Physicians East Bay Express

October 8, 2014
After Hospitals Unite, Labor Divide Deepens East Bay Express

October, 2014
Collaboration Is Key: Engaging Residents in Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Academic Medicine; Letters to the Editor

September 9, 2014
From the Bedside to the Bargaining Table KevinMD

September 1, 2014
Why and How Medical Residents Unionize Residency Program Alert (subscription required)

August 22, 2014
Oakland physicians take no-confidence vote in Children’s Hospital negotiatorContra Costa Times

July 29, 2014
Revamp Funding for Training Residents Modern Healthcare

July 28, 2014
VIDEO: Residents at Children’s Hospital Oakland rally over contract negotiations  KTVU

June 10, 2014
Resident Physicians at Children’s Oakland Rally Over Contract Stalemate KQED News

June 4, 2014
Despite Receiving a $50 million donation, Children’s Hospital Oakland Still Refusing to Give Raises East Bay Express

Beth Israel Says Medical Residents Are Not ‘Competent’ Enough to Unionize DNAinfo New York

May 15, 2014
Resident Physicians Serve as Educators in Bronx Community Outreach Program Wing of Zock

April 30, 2014
Children’s Hospital residents asking for one-time bonuses KQED Public Media

April 30, 2014
Children’s Hospital Oakland Resident Physician Dr. Noemi Spinazzi speaks out about contract negotiations KCBS

April 30, 2014
Federal Mediator to Help Negotiate Contract Between Residents and Oakland Children’s Hospital KPFA News

April 30, 2014
Children’s Hospital Oakland residents unhappy about contract stalemate San Francisco Business Times

April 2014
Special Report: Does Emergency Medicine Need a Union? Emergency Medicine News

March 31, 2014
What do Do About Physician Unions Health Leaders Media

March 28, 2014
Elmhurst Hospital Residents Vote to Join CIR AFL-CIO

March 10, 2014
Resident Physicians Ask Children’s Hospital Oakland to Show Some Love Beyond Chron

March 5, 2014
Resident Doctors Deserve Respect at Children’s Hospital Oakland
 East Bay Express

February 23, 2014
Hope is on its way, Not Running a Hospital

February 20, 2014
University of New Mexico Residents Design #GetCovered App Wing of Zock

January 24, 2014
A healthy start in life: Doctors teach Bronx kids wholesome habits em>New York Daily News

January 5, 2014
Patients Lose When Physicians are Afraid to Unionize

December 30, 2013
UNMH Resident Develops Free Health Care App KOAT7 News

December 19, 2013
Free App Enrolls New Mexicans in Obamacare KUNM Radio

December 13, 2013
Earned Sick Time means Healthier Employees and Businesses NJ Spotlight

November 17, 2013
What’s Your QI IQ? Not Running a Hospital

November 6, 2013
Unions and Community Leaders Rally Against Health-Care Cuts That Will Shred Safety Nets The Chief

October 23, 2013
16-Hour Shifts, But Not a Real Worker? In These Times

October 22, 2013
Decision closer on whether intern physicians are employees or students, Orange County Register

September 30, 2013
Mount Sinai Merger with Beth Israel, St. Luke’s Creates New Hospital Giant DNAinfo New York

September 26, 2013
SEIU releases video in Spanish on new state exchanges Modern Healthcare

September 26, 2013
SEIU promoting ObamaCare to Hispanic workers The Hill

September 11, 2013
QI Website for Residents Sparks New Discourse on Quality Wing of Zock

September 2, 2013
New Online Portal for Residents Focuses on Safety, Quality Care Amednews

September 9, 2013
Elmhurst Hospital resident interns petition to join Committee of Interns and Residents Daily News

August 20, 2013
Website for Resident Physician Education @CIRSEIU Educate the Young

August 19, 2013
CIR Deems de Blasio ‘Just What the Doctor Ordered’ for Mayor The Chief

August 16, 2013
Report: Closing Interfaith Medical Center could “overwhelm” NYC hospital Brooklyn Daily Eagle

August 12, 2013
Just what the doctors ordered: New Mexicans embrace new health law’s better options SEIU Blog

July 30, 2013
First-year UCI resident physicians fight to join union Orange County Register

June 6, 2013
“Telluride Alumnus Shares QI Project Inspired by Conversations at Resident Summer Camp 2012,” Educate the Young

June 5, 2013
“Pay Physicians Enough to Keep them Around,” The Bakersfield Californian

June 4, 2013
KMC Residency Docs Demand Higher Pay (video) KBAK Eyewitness News

June 4, 2013
KMC residents protest low pay, slowed negotiations with county The Bakersfield Californian

April 11, 2013
Foes of sale of St. Mary’s Hospital in Passaic, St. Michael’s Medical Center in Newark seek delay The Record

March 13, 2013
Ailing Downtown Hospital Cuts Entire Residency Program DNAinfo New York

March 10, 2013
Alleged misdeeds haunt California chain poised to buy Newark, Passaic hospitals The Star-Ledger

January 24, 2013
For struggling workers, sick time should not be out of reach The Boston Globe

January 23, 2013
It’s impossible to stay home with no sick time Sound End News

July 24, 2012
College Leaders and Labor Organizers Spar Over Possible Graduate Student Unionization The Chronicle of Higher Education

July 22, 2012
Take Feds’ Medicaid Funds Albuquerque Journal

March 26, 2012
Outside high court: Marchers, white-coated doctors, a presidential hopeful, even a brass band Associated Press

March 26, 2012
Looking to be part of history, Texas protester joins hundreds outside Supreme Court Houston Chronicle

March 13, 2012
County Supervisors Reverse Medical Center’s Decision To Suspend Program KERO 23ABC Bakersfield

March 12, 2012
Supes Wise to Keep Residency Program Alive The Bakersfield Californian

February 23, 2012
High Schoolers Decry Hospital Plan, Protest Proposed Wyckoff Heights Merger Times

February 17, 2012
Offering Paid Sick Time Could Save the City Money, Report Says

February 5, 2012
Letter from Dr. Katrina John New York Daily News

February, 2012
An ER Doc with a Heart for Community Health HHC Today

January 25, 2012
Christie reveals recommended changes to University of Medicine and Dentistry The Record

January 11, 2012
Medicaid is Lifeline for the Poor Albuquerque Journal (subscription needed)

January, 2012
Stopping Apartments From Making Tenants Sick Gotham Gazette

December 14th, 2011
Any UMDNJ Reorganization Must Put Patients First & Protect University Hospital PolitickerNJ

November 25, 2011
Healthstyles focuses on CIR’s Healthy Bronx Initiative & Change Attitude Now (CAN) Center for Health & Media Policy at Hunter College

November 9, 2011
Seeking a Cure for Troubled Hospitals in Brooklyn New York Times

July 28, 2011
Hospitals in Brooklyn Defended at Hearing,New York Times

May, 2011
Commentary: experience with resident unions at one institution and implications for the future of practicing physicians The Association of American Medical Colleges[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

June 8, 2010
Residents, interns hopeful of union win in St. Barnabas Hospital battle, Daily News

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