Professionals represented by these contracts are part of the Union’s Medical Professionals Unit.
Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital
ESC Local 20 represents Pharmacists, Clinical Laboratory Scientists, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Medical Social Workers and Dietitians at the Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital (SSRRH).
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
ESC Local 20 represents Clinical Laboratory Scientists and Registered Nurses at PAMF outpatient care facilities and clinics in Palo Alto, Fremont, San Carlos, Redwood City, and Los Altos. Clinical Lab Scientists and Registered Nurses are separate bargaining units with separate contracts addressing each group’s unique needs and issues.
In 2017, roughly 20 Oncology and Hematology Oncology Registered Nurses working at PAMF Santa Cruz joined ESC Local 20 expanding our geographical representation of health professionals working at PAMF.
Then, in 2018, more than 60 Advanced Practice Clinicians, including Nurse Midwives, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and Optometrists, at PAMF Santa Cruz also joined ESC Local 20 to expand the range of professionals represented in the Union.
Palo Alto Medical Foundation is a Sutter Health Affiliate.
Novato Community Hospital
ESC Local 20 represents Clinical Laboratory Scientists, Laboratory Technical Specialists, Physical Therapists and Dietitians at Novato Community Hospital. A Sutter Health Affiliate, Novato Community Hospital is a small community hospital that provides inpatient and outpatient services to the local residents.
Eden Medical Center
ESC Local 20 represents Clinical Lab Scientists and Clinical Lab Technicians at Eden Medical Center in Castro Valley. Eden Medical Center is a Sutter Health Affiliate and a trauma center hospital serving Castro Valley, Hayward, San Leandro, and surrounding communities and some of their most acute and emergent patients.