Several PeaceHealth clinics in Eugene have voted to unionize, making them the first to do so in Lane County. The move is in direct response to issues brought upon by the COVID-19 pandemic.
"They worked tirelessly through the pandemic. They have been trying to help patients there in the Eugene-Springfield area, and they just haven't had the support of the hospital," said Myrna Jensen, communications specialist for the Oregon Nurses Association.
The providers are organized across two Urgent Care clinics in Eugene, one Urgent Care clinic in Springfield, and the walk-in . . .