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NJ caregivers will picket Complete Care nursing home after company fired a union activist & ignored arbitrator’s order
Mar 24, 2022
Damian Rivera, a union delegate (shop steward) and CNA at Complete Care at Marcella Center in Burlington Twp., was fired the day after he…
Ascension Living, Largest Non-Profit Catholic Health System Issues Disciplinary Notices to Lewiston Nursing Home Workers Who Participated in One-Day Strike!
Mar 22, 2022
Probationary Caregivers At Local Facility Written Up By St. Louis Based Ascension Living, 1199SEIU Files Unfair Labor Practice Charge Today
PUBLIC ADVOCATES, CLERGY, ELECTED OFFICIALS, JOIN 1199SEIU WORKERS AT RALLY & MARCH URGING GOVERNOR HOCHUL TO GIVE HOME CARE WORKERS A PERMANENT RAISE – NOW!
Mar 21, 2022
It’s time for New York to invest in this critical workforce, not ignore the plight of tens of thousands of home care workers—the vast…
CWA, 1199SEIU Kick Off Contract Bargaining With Kaleida Health By Presenting Proposals To Address Critical Staffing Shortages Across Multiple Hospitals, Nursing Home
Mar 17, 2022
Union members outlined 5 priorities for new contract, including increased staffing and wages, job security, restoring dignity and respect on…
CWA, 1199SEIU Kick Off Kaleida Health Bargaining with Proposals to Address Severe Staffing Shortages Fueled by Pandemic
Mar 16, 2022
At a 4:00 pm press conference, bargaining committee will provide a debrief on their first meeting with Kaleida and workers’ key goals for…
Mar 15, 2022
Dunkirk, NY – About 150 healthcare workers are celebrating a contract victory this week at Brooks Memorial/TLC Health Systems. Caregivers…
Oct 10, 2018
HAVERSTRAW - Hundreds of 1199SEIU union nurses around the Hudson Valley protested Wednesday for better contracts.
Sep 18, 2018
It should come as no surprise to individuals who operate within the home health care sector that fraud and abuse can and does happen. As any…
Sep 13, 2018
In less than two months, voters across the country can begin to lead our nation out of the nightmare of the Trump administration. We would…
Sep 6, 2018
Home health care workers are often shorted on their wages and harassed by their agencies, according to an investigation by the New York City…
Sep 6, 2018
After meeting with the Jordan Health administration on Wednesday, union members rejected what Jordan Health calls its final offer.
Sep 4, 2018
Organized labor is facing an array of attacks. The U.S. Supreme Court’s Janus ruling is threatening public sector unions. The building…