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This is an application for the 1199 staff to apply for the 2018 out of state General Election deployment. Individuals will be deployed early October – November 9th. Applying will not guarantee deployment and final decision on deployment will be made by the Political Action Team and your EVP/Department head. You will be informed of your status application status at a later date.
Governor Cuomo consistently stands with us to help protect New Yorkers from Washington’s health care attacks and other issues that impact the lives of working families. During the call, we will discuss the challenges we’re facing in health care and the positive solutions we can make reality for working people. Join this special conversation on August 27! In order to ensure that all of our New York State members are able to participate, we are doing two calls. Please join with your division at either 7:30 or 8:30 PM.
WE WON a $15 minimum wage and paid family leave through strong advocacy, and by electing candidates who are committed to standing up for what matters. But our work is not finished – now it’s time to vote.
Please fill out the one question survey regarding your health benefits.
This 4-day Educational Activity provides a comprehensive didactic curriculum and is being presented by 1199 Office of Continuing Education primarily for nurses who currently work in a Hemodialysis Unit and/or Renal Unit. It is an excellent program for nurses preparing to sit for the National Certification Exam for Nephrology Nursing. Should we have space available after we have accommodated those nurses working in Hemodialysis, we will consider nurses who are working in other units and considering transferring into Hemodialysis. This educational activity is designed for experienced hemodialysis RNs’ who are preparing to sit for the National Certification Examination in Nephrology Nursing or wish to acquire the didactic classroom requirement in preparation to work in a Hemodialysis Unit.
Final preparation is underway for the colorful costume-packed, music-filled New York Caribbean Carnival.
This program is designed to offer nurses who are interested in learning or enhancing skills and knowledge in the principles and practices of hospital based case management. All participants must attend at least 90% of each module in order to earn the designated number of contact hours for that module.
2018 SEIU Massachusetts Gubernatorial Candidate Forum
This Educational Activity will build upon the knowledge base of the experienced critical care nurses and help them prepare for passing the CCRN - Adult certification. It will also serve as a refresher course for those who are currently CCRN certified and wish to renew their certification by either contact hours or seating for the examination.
The program is designed to prepare Professional Registered Nurses take the Certified Post Anesthesia Nurse (CPAN®) and/or the Certified Ambulatory Perianesthesia Nurse (CAPA®) certification exam by the American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification, Inc. (ABPANC). Professional Registered Nurses who have at least 1,800 hours of direct clinical experience in Postanesthesia Phase I (CPAN), and/or caring for patients in Preanesthesia Phase, Day of Surgery/Procedure, Postanesthesia Phase II and/or Extended Care (CAPA) may take this course.