Joint Announcement from Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford and the Committee for Recognition of Nursing Achievement

For Release: December 08, 2010

PALO ALTO, Calif.  The Hospitals and CRONA have reached tentative agreement for new collective bargaining agreements. Further information regarding the tentative agreements will be provided by the parties.

The tentative agreements are subject to ratification by the membership of CRONA. CRONA will be holding meetings with the membership starting on December 9, and a ratification vote will be held on December 13. Further information about the meetings and the election will be provided by CRONA on its website and through emails. The parties wish to thank the federal mediator, Greg Lim, for his extraordinary efforts over the past few months in assisting the parties.


Robert Dicks
(650) 497-8364

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