1199 Tentative Agreement 2021

The parties have tentatively agreed to extend the following collateral agreements and agreements for the 21-23 contract: The traditional core league contract of 1199 is based in the hospital industry of New York and Long Island, where dozens of institutions form the League of Voluntary Hospitals and Homes for Collective Bargaining with our union. Contract 1199SEIU/League is a framework agreement that covers tens of thousands of hospital employees. This is the `standard contract` whose conditions we are trying to fulfil – wages, social benefits and protection of workers – throughout our Union. Many hospitals and medical centers outside the league have «me-too» contracts modeled on those in the league. Arbitration Panel – The employer proposed to add one of the arbitrators to the union`s proposal for the period from August 1, 2021 to January 1, 2023. Under this proposal, this arbitrator could be admitted to the MSB after 1 January 2023 by mutual agreement between the parties. Overtime – The parties have provisionally agreed that for RCS, only time worked more than 40 hours during the defined work week from Monday to Sunday will be paid at the overtime rate. Sunrise Northeast, Inc. joins a growing number of group home organizations represented by District 1199 that have reached agreements with workers in recent months. The preliminary agreement sets out state-of-the-art standards for wage increases, affordable health care and retirement.

The preliminary agreement is retroactive to July 1, 2021 and expires in March 2023. Contact: Jesse Martin, jmartin@seiu1199ne.org, 413-320-8104 «We see this agreement as a big step forward in the fight for economic and racial justice. – Stephanie Deceus, Vice President, District 1199 Your bargaining committee is proud to recommend a YES to accept the preliminary agreement, and we invite you to attend one of the virtual information sessions to get answers to your questions and our European Parliament Debates Under the terms of the agreement, salaries will increase by 2% in the first year of the agreement, October 1, 2021. Salaries will increase by 3% in the second year of the agreement (October 1, 2022) and in the third year (October 1, 2023). All retirees receive a one-time premium of 3% of their retirement benefit. Existing employee benefits, including no-cost health insurance, will be retained. Wages – The parties have provisionally agreed that RCS will be moved to a new employment code SEIU 1199NW HMC in the BS pay table in salary range 78. All employees would be placed at a level on the new area that is closest to their current level value, but not below. New York, NY – The League of Voluntary Hospitals and Homes of New York (the League) and 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East (1199SEIU) today announced a new three-year collective agreement that increases wages, provides recognition wages and adds Juneteenth as a new holiday.

The agreement also designates Juneteenth as a new holiday in addition to the existing holidays that 1199 members in the league`s institutions already receive. Since more than a dozen former SEIU Healthcare locals have joined forces with 1199 since 1998, they have brought their own history, terms and contracts with them. The strategic objective of 1199SEIU is to achieve a high standard for all health care workers. «Last night we reached a provisional agreement with Sunrise. Through this treaty, we have achieved historic wage increases, truly affordable health care and a dignified retirement. My colleagues and I can`t wait to get back to our customers, whom we love and miss. – Charmayne Brown, 14 years old at Sunrise. Here are summaries of some of our biggest contracts.

These are only summaries, not the contracts themselves.1199SEIU members, please note: There are many differences, even small ones, between collective agreements. Please consult your CBA or delegate for the exact language. Training – The parties have provisionally agreed that rcS who has completed his probationary period will be granted up to 40 hours per fiscal year, on a pro rata basis for part-time, for each employee in the bargaining unit for a leave of study and/or employment. The employer would grant employees who request such leave at least 24 hours of study or professional leave per fiscal year. The parties also tentatively agreed that SCNs will receive up to $800.00 in education support funds per FTE on a pro rata basis. Further comments on the details of the provisional agreement will only be made after ratification by members. «1199 health heroes have been through so much in the last 18 months, and it has been crucial that the treaty reflects their sacrifices through pay increases while maintaining their excellent health, retirement, education and childcare services,» said George Gresham, President of 1199SEIU. «We are also proud that this treaty officially recognizes the importance of Juneteenth in our nation`s history and gives 1199 members at League facilities time to celebrate and recognize the day when freedom has become a reality for every American.» Training – The parties provisionally agreed that speech-language pathologists who had completed their probationary period would allow each employee in the collective bargaining unit up to 40 hours per fiscal year and that each part-time employee in the collective bargaining unit would be prorated for educational and/or employment leave. The parties also provisionally agreed that the employer would provide $750.00 in education support funds per fiscal year, based on the Department`s reimbursement policy, on a pro-rata basis. The league and union agree to add Juneteenth as a holiday for the 1199 employees The agreement includes about 78,000 employees represented by 1199 SEIU in about 90 hospitals and nursing homes in New York City. With 275,000 members in a thousand institutions in three states and the District of Columbia, 1199SEIU has hundreds of contracts with employers in all areas of the healthcare industry, from hospitals to clinics, from pharmacies to home care agencies and nursing homes, as well as several recruitment agencies. About the League: The League of Voluntary Hospitals and Homes of New York (LVHH or the League) is an association of 90 nonprofit medical centers, hospitals, nursing homes and their affiliated facilities in the Greater New York Area, founded in 1968.

The League acts as a bargaining partner for its members in employment contracts and represents them primarily in negotiations with 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East. Overtime – The parties have provisionally agreed that the working time and overtime provisions do not apply to workplace classifications SLP 1, 2 and 3 and that these classifications are exempt from overtime. You must be a MEMBER OF THE UNION to vote on the Treaty. If you need to sign your UNION CARD, click here: member.seiu1199.org/ We will use your personal email address to communicate about the provisional agreement. Click HERE to update your contact information today! «Our goal has always been a fair, reasonable and accountable agreement to all of us, and this agreement is all of that,» said Marc Kramer, president of the League of Volunteer Hospitals and Homes. «We are proud to recognize the contributions and sacrifices of our 1199 employees and to recognize Juneteenth as the holiday it should be. New York City hospitals offer the best healthcare in the world, and we look forward to another three years of this work. Upon ratification of the agreement, the 1199 members of the League`s institutions will receive a one-time bonus of $3,000 in recognition of their work during the Covid pandemic. VIRTUAL INFORMATION EVENTSWe held six information events for all members of the collective bargaining unit on Thursday, August 12 and Friday, August 13.

Full details are included in the link to the preliminary agreement above. PRELIMINARY AGREEMENTSClick HERE to see the preliminary agreement signed between SEIU/1199 and the State of Ohio pending ratification by our members. All voting took place between Monday, August 16 and Friday, August 20, 2021 via Survey Monkey using your personal email address. SEIU/1199 – Ohio State Agreement in Principle 2021-2024 Multi-Campus Voluntary Standby – The employer has proposed to create a pool of multi-campus voluntary calls by classification. Where appropriate, the pool could include workers/members of different collective bargaining units and/or be represented by different trade unions. The classifications used for the voluntary reserve pool (call pool) are determined by the employer. The employer would develop a process for employees to register for the voluntary reserve pool (appeal pool) for classification, and employees could remove their names from the volunteer pool at any time. The employer would use the voluntary reserve pool (call pool) to fill reserve shifts and/or call employees to work at Harborview, UWMC-Montlake or UWMC-Northwest if necessary. Regardless of where the employee is called upon to work, the employee`s compensation would be based on the conditions outlined in the employee`s original collective agreement.

Negotiations for the period 2021-2023 – In response to the employer, the union withdrew its proposal that the employer would provide a period of paid leave for one member for every 100 grants for negotiations on the successor agreement. Instead, the union suggested that the employer would grant paid leave to 20 members. In addition, the Union maintained its initial proposal for negotiations for the period 2021-2023. The following information is confidential and intended for contributing members of District 1199 WV/KY/OH of the ESIU. . . .