April 9 webinar #

On April 9, 2020, WSNA conducted a webinar on Coron­avirus / COVID-19 to give updates on top issues including:

  • PPE procure­ment, trans­parency, and accountability
  • Hazard pay & workplace protections
  • Housing and child­care support
  • Actions you can take to advocate

Webinar notes and links #

Petition #

Tell Washington state hospi­tals, health care employers, and elected leaders that nurses and health care workers must have the resources to ensure our health and that our families are protected as we fight this pandemic.

Petition: Stand with nurses and health care workers

Survey #

As the number of cases and deaths mount, we need to know what you’re facing today. The time you take to complete this survey will help us advocate for you, in your facil­i­ties and at the state and national levels.

WSNA’s COVID-19 healthy workplace survey

How to file a workers comp claim #

https://​lni​.wa​.gov/​c​l​a​i​m​s​/​f​o​r​-​w​o​r​k​e​r​s​/​f​i​l​e-a-claim/ 

Unemployment benefits #

https://​esd​.wa​.gov/​u​n​employment

What are your rights if employer can’t provide PPE? #

WSNA’s COVID-19 topic page

Available State resources
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http://​esd​.wa​.gov/​n​e​w​s​r​o​o​m/covid-19