Our union advocates for a more just and equitable work environment for all healthcare workers. We’re organizing for a new economic AND social contract to improve our working environments and patient care. 



Contract ratified!

We did it! Stanford housestaff have overwhelmingly voted to ratify our historic first union contract! With the majority of members voting, 99.7% voted YES! See the draft of the full contract here. SHC-CIRSEIU-CBA 2023-2026 Highlights: 21% increase in total compensation over the next three years – interns starting in 2025 will be making six figures!… Read More »Contract ratified!

What is Federal Mediation?

As of mid-October 2023, bargaining sessions between our union and SHC will be led by a federal mediator. What does federal mediation mean? The negotiating parties (CIR and SHC) will now communicate only via the federal mediator for bargaining. Mediation sessions for CIR (e.g. CIR and mediator present, but not SHC) will still be open… Read More »What is Federal Mediation?