Swedish strike would affect Edmonds hospital
Last updated 11/14/2019 at 9:33am
The nurses and health-care workers of SEIU Healthcare 1199NW at Swedish Medical Center will announce the results of their strike authorization vote Friday, Nov. 15.
This would affect all campuses, including Swedish Edmonds. According to Swedish's website, the Edmonds location has 217 licensed beds, more than 450 physicians and specialists, and more than 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel.
In a news release from the union, nurses and other health-care workers who are members of SEIU Healthcare 1199NW say they believe that providing the best quality care is no longer Sw...