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Aug 16, 2017
In the wee hours of June 23, some 270 members at three New Jersey nursing homes settled a hard-won contract settlement and averted a one-day…
Aug 15, 2017
This summer’s Unity and Power vote, which was conducted union-wide over six weeks. In nearly 1,300 elections at 800 employers, 93% of voting…
Aug 15, 2017
June 2 and June 9, 2017- TARGET AUDIENCE: Professional Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, MDS Assessors, Physical Therapists and…
Aug 14, 2017
The remarks by Mr. Loeb regarding State Senate Democratic Caucus leader Andrea Stewart Cousins are repugnant. To liken an African American…
Aug 14, 2017
The neo-Nazi led and racist fueled violence rally in Charlottesville, VA is a shocking act of terror. But, this is nothing we have not seen…
Aug 11, 2017
Unaffordable health benefits will no longer burden workers at 2 Hudson Valley nursing homes--Wingate at Dutchess and Wingate at Ulster. In…
Aug 10, 2017
Quincy, MA (August 10, 2017) – In response to the Attorney General’s findings about the 2014 closure of North Adams Regional Hospital,…
Aug 9, 2017
Hyannis, Mass. (August 9, 2017) – Healthcare workers with 1199SEIU are raising concerns about Cape Cod Healthcare’s (CCHC) proposal to…
Aug 7, 2017
As groups representing millions of New York consumers, providers, health plans, employers and frontline health care and human services…
Aug 4, 2017
We, the Undersigned, urge you to stop the layoffs at Wyckoff Hospital. These layoffs will surely devastate patient care, take jobs away from…

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  • 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
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  • 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