PeaceHealth Hospitalists Vote to Join Union

Hospitalists who work in Bellingham and Sedro-Woolley, Wash., have voted to join the Union of American Physicians and Dentists, according to a June 13 statement from the union, which was shared with Becker’s.

The vote affects approximately 30 physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners who are employed by Sound Physicians, a for-profit company that provides physicians and medical services to hospitals, and provide medical services in the acute-care environment at PeaceHealth St. Joseph and United General medical centers.