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Press Release: Arbitrator Issues Historic Decision Requiring Home Care Employers to Fund A $30 Million Dollar Wage Fund To Pay Back Wages And Penalties To Current And Former 1199 Home Care Workers

NEW YORK – An arbitrator has issued an historic $30 million arbitration award covering more than 100,000 current and former 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East bargaining unit members employed at 42 home care agencies.

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Home Care Members Rally in Manhattan To Support the Better Care Better Jobs Act

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The fastest growing sector of the healthcare industry is home healthcare. As the costs of acute care grow, many of our elderly and their families prefer the comfort and familiarity of home care. Our skilled and devoted home health aides and attendants have joined together in 1199SEIU because it is the strongest, most effective home care union in the United States. Together we fight for a living wage and healthcare coverage, while continuing to build skills and train for increased responsibilities as caregivers, better able to serve our clients in their homes. 1199SEIU, the strongest, fastest-growing and most effective healthcare union in the country, now represents more than 125,000 home care workers throughout Florida, Washington, DC, Maryland, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and New York.

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Jul 19, 2021
今天是個好日子!在漫長的一年半之後,我們歡迎Partners in Care的會員回到機構。眾所周知,家庭護理人員在疫情期間一直苦苦掙扎。案件數量減少了。家庭護理機構不得不對工人關閉大門。你們中的許多人不得不離開這個行業,通常是因為你們照顧那些受疫情影響或自己生病的家庭成員。
Jul 16, 2021
After a very long year and a half, our Partners in Care members are being welcomed back into the agency. As you all know, homecare workers…
Jul 16, 2021
Después de un largo año y medio, nuestros miembros de Partners in Care están siendo bienvenidos nuevamente a la agencia. Como todos saben,…
Jul 7, 2021
Your 1199SEIU Benefit Fund is working with Mobility Capital Finance (MoCaFi) to offer a FREE financial information series for 1199SEIU…
Jul 2, 2021
Join us to demand that the United States Congress pass the Better Care Better Jobs Act which includes over $400B investment in homecare and…
Jun 16, 2021
In May 2021, over 100 1199SEIU home care members gathered at NYC City Hall. We thanked Senator Majority Leader Chuck Schumer for coming to…
Feb 8, 2021
1199SEIU is committed to fighting for the needs of our members and all workers, and that includes making sure they have the tools they need…

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