WENATCHEE — The local nurses’ union at Central Washington Hospital voted to ratify a new, three-year contract, addressing some of the issues intensified by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sara Bergenholtz

Sara Bergenholtz

Central Washington Hospital nurses union chapter chair, Confluence Health nurse

The goal of the new contract, certified June 30, is to both draw people to work in the hospital and keep those already working there, said Sara Bergenholtz, Confluence Health nurse and chair of the local union chapter.

Tracey Kasnic

Tracey Kasnic

Confluence Health Chief Nursing Officer

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