1199 Magazine

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Apr 19, 2022
Whenever 1199ers go to bat, whether it be against an employer who is testing our resolve, or to demand that our elected representatives to…
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Mar 10, 2022
Since the pandemic, more and more members are taking advantage of the free therapy provided by the Union benefit fund to come to terms with…
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Mar 7, 2022
The healthcare field has long attracted recent U.S. immigrants, who bring their skills and commitment from around the world. To help ensure…
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Mar 7, 2022
As this Magazine goes to press, the country is approaching a grim milestone. March 16 will be the second anniversary of New York City…
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Mar 2, 2022
“I’ve always been interested in science and helping people,” says Yvette Vasquez, “so naturally where the two combined is the medical…
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Mar 2, 2022
When Kora Yaineneh, an 1199SEIU RN first arrived in the U.S. from her native Gambia in 1990, she spent a few weeks at 333 East 181st Street,…
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Mar 2, 2022
When 1199 learned of the terrible blaze that claimed the lives of 17 people when it ripped through a Bronx apartment building, the Union…
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Mar 1, 2022
Home care workers have always been essential— they provide the necessary care that allows seniors and people with disabilities to live…
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Mar 1, 2022
Members at ten New Jersey nursing homes just won a contract settlement with Complete Care Management, a significant victory in what had…
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Mar 1, 2022
The professional unit at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Yonkers, NY, voted to join 1199SEIU in a near unanimous poll on January 18, bringing…


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