As a union that represents virtually all professions in the healthcare industry, Teamster will be present during National Nurses Week, May 6-12, and National Hospital Week, May 7-13. We are proud to celebrate all of our healthcare workers.
Below is a statement from Teamsters Director of Healthcare, Jason Lopes.
“Healthcare workers are the backbone of every community around the world. These essential workers provide critical, life-saving care to patients every day. Their selflessness and dedication is inspiring and must be protected at all costs.
“The Teamsters Union is honored to represent over 35,000 healthcare workers in North America. We are committed to ensuring that
“During the COVID-19 pandemic, Teamster nurses and hospital staff earn a living by keeping patients and communities safe. Never wavered in their commitment to help patients, I can’t say enough and can’t thank the Teamster union enough for the courage of these workers.
“The Teamster Union is pleased to honor the sacrifice and dedication of Teamster nurses and healthcare workers this week and throughout the year.”
Founded in 1903, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters represents 1.2 million hardworking people in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. For more information, visit Teamster.org. Follow us on Twitter @Teamsters and like us on Facebook at Facebook.com/teamsters.