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We make a difference where we work by joining the union. It’s how we win better pay and benefits. And it’s how we win a powerful voice for the public we serve.

If you work at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics or Finley Hospital, you can sign up online right now.

Just click on the “Direct Join Now” button below and complete the online sign-up card to become a member.

If you're a dues-paying member of SEIU Local 199, click the "Direct Join Now" button to transition your membership to SEIU Healthcare Minnesota & Iowa. Questions? Check our FAQ for more information.

Two States, One Union

In January 2022, SEIU Local 199 in Iowa officially merged with SEIU Healthcare Minnesota, unifying 50,000 healthcare workers in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes and home care across the states of Iowa and Minnesota. Together, we’re working to build power for healthcare workers and expand our union rights.

If you have questions about our Iowa chapters, email us at

If you're a member at one of the four chapters below, you can use our traditional paper sign-up card to become a member:

Click here to download a sign-up card that you can print out at home and then bring to the union leader at your workplace. Again, this traditional sign-up card is ONLY for members at: Aase Haugen Homes, Bettendorf Health Care Center, HACAP and Strawberry Point Lutheran Home.

If you need representation, have a question/issue about your workplace, or have a question about dues, please contact Hannah Bott at