With over 52,000 members in Massachusetts delivering quality care in hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities, clinics, and at home, 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East is the fastest-growing union in the Bay State.
Number of Members: 52,000 Number of Delegates: 482 Number of Facilities: 87
1199SEIU Massachusetts Training and Upgrading Fund participants were honored on June 23 for education and career advancement during the “Miles and Milestones” event at 1199SEIU’s Massachusetts headquarters in Quincy.
This week, on Tuesday, May 25th, we joined Partners HealthCare in announcing a momentous strategic alliance that formalizes a joint commitment to working together in pursuit of our common goals, including promoting consumer access to quality healthcare services.
Personal Care Attendants from 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East and the Baker-Polito Administration will sign a new three-year contract that creates a pathway to $15/hour for the state’s 35,000 Personal Care Attendants (PCA).
Find out more about the PCA Workforce Council and the PCA program at mass.gov/pca/
If you are looking for additional PCA hours, check out the Rewarding Work directory. Add your name to the directory so a consumer looking for a PCA can contact you. Go to masspcadirectory.org for more information.