Health Care for All

As a union of healthcare workers, patient satisfaction is our highest calling. This is best secured by ensuring a highly motivated workforce with a strong voice in the workplace. We have fought to have a voice in patient care and in the workplace as a whole.

To that end, 1199SEIU works with employers, elected officials and healthcare advocates to improve the quality of healthcare and to make it available to all.

Through our efforts, we have helped secure billions of dollars in healthcare funding in New York State alone, with similar wins, though on a smaller scale, throughout regions we serve. We continue our work to strengthen the Affordable Care Act and advance legislation that expands access to quality care for all.

Dec 13, 2016
More than one hundred members of 1199SEIU from New York, Massachusetts and the Maryland/DC Region were in Washington, D.C. on Dec. 5 and 6…
Apr 7, 2016
New collective bargaining agreement meets dual goals of maintaining and improving quality care at the hospital and protecting good jobs ...
Apr 6, 2016
ampa, FL ? At a town hall on April 5 about the senior care crisis, Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn issued a proclamation declaring April 5th, 2...
Apr 6, 2016
Tampa, FL - En un foro comunitario el 5 de abril sobre la crisis en el cuidado de las personas mayores o que viven con discapacidad, el ...
Apr 1, 2016
Facing Tampa?s Senior Care Crisis Mayor Bob Buckhorn joins seniors, caregivers and industry experts at a Town Hall to unders...
Apr 1, 2016
Enfrentando la crisis del cuidado de las personas mayores en Tampa El Alcalde Bob Buckhorn se unir
Mar 17, 2016
The new pact heralded by both sides for fairness and employee protections Four hundred healthcare workers at N...
Mar 14, 2016
National & Local Latino Leaders in Miami Speak Out Against GOP Presidential Candidates' Extremism Miami, FL ? Last week in F...
Feb 12, 2016
Gov. Scott and Legislators are putting our kids? lives at risk Florida?s Caregivers call out Governor Scott and the Republic...
Feb 12, 2016
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HCA Fast Facts:

Workers Represented: 10,000
Number of Facilities: 19

HCA affiliated hospitals represented by 1199SEIU:

Aventura Hospital & Medical Center
Blake Medical Center, Bradenton
Central Florida Medical Center
Doctors Hospital of Sarasota
Fawcett Memorial Hospital
Kendall Regional Medical Center
Largo Medical Center
Medical Center at Trinity
Northside Hospital
Northwest Medical Center
Oak Hill Hospital
Osceola Regional Medical Center
Palms West Hospital
Plantation General Hospital
St. Lucie Medical Center
St. Petersburg Hospital
West Palm Medical Center
Westside Regional Medical Center
University Hospital

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