1199 Magazine

May 18, 2017
Dr. Leana Wen has served as Baltimore, Maryland’s City Health Commissioner since January, 2015. Before taking the job she was an emergency…
May 18, 2017
1199SEIU represents tens of thousands of Professional and Technical workers and Registered Nurses.
May 18, 2017
Monnie Callan has been a union activist for more than half her life. And with a recent celebration marking her 90th birthday, that is…
May 18, 2017
Not since the passage of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also called Obamacare, had the stakes been so high. From coast to coast, people…
May 18, 2017
From Brexit in the U.K. to President Trump’s victory here at home, recent events convey that the world is tilting right. The McKinsey Global…
May 18, 2017
On the afternoon of March 24, thousands of 1199SEIU members took a moment to celebrate a hard won victory when Rep. Paul Ryan pulled the…
May 16, 2017
Justina Cioffi is an active RN delegate at St. Mary’s Hospital in West Palm Beach, FL. She’s a member of the Union’s contract negotiating…
May 16, 2017
More than 800 healthcare workers have been killed in the six-year old war in Syria. NPR recently reported a study which shows Syria to be…
May 16, 2017
Braving icy winds from the East River, 1199SEIU members held an informational picket before delivering a message of solidarity for Liberia’s…
May 16, 2017
Massachusetts gathered with hundreds of workers, immigrants and community advocates for a rally Feb. 21 under the banner of “We Will…

LATEST NEWS

  • Unity and Power Read More
  • Resources to find food, water and other assistance as a result of Hurricane Irma. Read More
  • In this issue of the magazine, we celebrate our Union’s successful efforts to protect the Affordable Care Act and defend Medicaid. Read More
  • Today’s nursing homes are far different than those of the past. Due to a rapidly changing health care delivery system and longer life span Read More
  • Read More
  • May 22, 2017 - This seminar is offered to meet the training requirements of Chapter 544 of the Laws of 1988 that states that all physicians, Read More
  • Purpose: The PALS Full Provider Course Program is designed to provide healthcare professionals the essential knowledge and skills for a succ Read More
  • November 6, 7, 13, & 14, 2017- This 4-day Educational Activity provides a comprehensive didactic curriculum and is being presented by 1199 Read More
  • The program is designed to prepare Professional Registered Nurses to take the Medical Surgical Nurse Certification Examination by the Americ Read More
  • Today we welcome more than 100 new members from three Hudson River Healthcare (HRH) community health centers in Long Island into the 1199SEI Read More
  • 1199SEIU members at Fresenius Dialysis Centers throughout Brooklyn and the Bronx have ratified a contract with significant improvements to w Read More
  • PARTISANSHIP SUCCUMBED TO THE COMMON GOOD People power doesn’t sleep. The nation saw proof on July 28 at about 1:30 a.m. in the U.S. Senat Read More
  • I’m a retired 1199 member and a person with a disability who is very relieved that the disastrous attempts to repeal the Affordable Care A Read More
  • I’m a retired 1199 member and a person with a disability who is very relieved that the disastrous attempts to repeal the Affordable Care A Read More
  • In Rochester, NY, America’s immigration story is unfolding among a community of refugees from Asia’s mountain kingdom of Bhutan. Read More
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Housekeeper Dowaine Clarke thought he was going to die on June 30. “We were right next to a guy who had been shot a Read More
  • As our nation deals with the aftermath of the terror and violence committed in Charlottesville, we mourn the loss of Heather Heyer and our t Read More
  • 1199SEIU represents 102 members at Westfield Center, a nursing home in northeastern New Jersey. Workers at the institution care for seniors Read More
  • Janine Bassi did not start out as a union activist. In fact, she took some convincing before she could see the value of collective bargainin Read More
  • The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in June issued a complaint against New York City’s prestigious NYU Langone Medical Center (NYU) Read More