WSNA is aware of the announce­ment of CHI Franciscan and Virginia Mason’s inten­tions to explore the forma­tion of a joint operating company. “ CHI Franciscan and Virginia Mason are exploring the possi­bility of a merger and intend to make a decision by the end of the year. WSNA is here to protect the interest of our members and will be involved all along the way. We will keep you informed with any devel­op­ments as they occur.

If you have questions, please contact WSNA Nurse Repre­sen­ta­tive Michelle Moore at