We are healthcare professionals and caregivers standing together for quality patient care, increased staffing levels, and safe working conditions.

IAM Supports Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act

In a letter to House leadership, IAM International President Robert Martinez Jr. is urging members of the House to support the Workplace Violence Prevention for Health Care and Social Service Workers Act, H.R. 1195.

Veterans Affairs Healthcare Professionals in Texas Vote Overwhelmingly to Join the IAM

Fifty healthcare professionals from Overton Brooks Department of the Veterans Affairs Medical Center outpatient clinic in Longview, TX recently voted overwhelmingly to join the IAM. 

Groundbreaking Victory as IAM-AFT Healthcare Partnership Wins Certification for University of New Mexico Healthcare Workers

The State of New Mexico Public Employee Labor Relations Board recently granted the IAM Certification of Representation for nearly 100 healthcare workers at the University of New Mexico Sandoval Regional Medical Center in Rio Rancho, NM.

More Than 100 Washington State Registered Nurses Choose IAM

Registered Nurses from CHI Franciscan Hospice Care Center in University Way, WA joined hands to vote for the IAM by an 82 percent majority. 



We are 10,000 healthcare professionals, including clinicians, technicians, and caregivers. We stand together for quality patient care, essential staffing levels, safe working conditions, and the development and advancement of our professional practice. We are united to ensure patients in the US and Canada get the accessible and affordable care they deserve, and that healthcare professionals in both the public and private sector are provided the necessary resources to get the job done.


We are Pharmacists, Medical Laboratory Scientists, Advanced Practice Clinicians, Registered Nurses, Therapists, Counselors, Licensed Practical Nurses, Firefighters, EMTs, Paramedics, Care Techs, Phlebotomists, Dietary Aides, and Environmental Service Techs. We work in Acute Care Hospitals, Veteran’s Affairs Medical Centers, Nursing Homes and Rehabilitation Facilities, Residential Facilities, Ambulance Services, Dental and Medical offices.


IAM Healthcare is a part of the IAM, AFL-CIO. With nearly 600,000 active and retired members, the IAM is one of the largest and most diverse labor unions in North America.