Navigation Links
Caritas Christi, 1199SEIU, Area Trades Council to Announce Historic New Accord to Improve Health Care for Community, Patients, Health Workers
Date:1/27/2009

Marty Walsh, Boston City Councilor Mark Ciomo, Boston City Councilor Maureen Feeney. Garage and valet parking available. Refreshments, coffee, and light breakfast provided.

Representing a major breakthrough for labor relations within the state's health industry and across the region, the move by Caritas Christi, 1199SEIU, and the Area Trades Council embodies a new level of prospective cooperation designed to bring about the next generation of value and quality to health care.

Caritas Christi, known for delivering world class care in community settings, has reaffirmed the system's commitment to patients, caregivers, the community, and Catholic Social Teachings by pledging without reservation that Caritas will allow free and fair voting conditions for its employees when they are deciding whether to form unions. In addition, Caritas Christi and the members of 1199SEIU will integrate efforts around employee training and education, as well as employee and patient satisfaction, to usher in the next level of health care quality and patient satisfaction.

As the state's second largest healthcare employer with 13,000 employees, Caritas Christi has distinguished itself as the first major health system to forge such an accord since non-union area hospital workers officially announced their appeal to hospital CEOs for free and fair union elections in October 2007.

As a continuation of the Caritas tradition of innovation and excellence, the accord will serve not only to ensure fair union voting conditions for the system's employees, but also promises to help current and future union members within Caritas facilities coordinate more closely with management to build a high quality and economically sound organization devoted to compassionate, quality, patient-centered care for the people of Massachusetts.

Senior Massach
'/>"/>

SOURCE 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Related medicine news :

1. Caritas Christi Standardizes on rL Solutions to Help Deliver Best in Class Healthcare Quality
2. Nonin Medical Selects nParallel to Design and Craft its New Tradeshow Exhibit
3. Metal Trades Dept. Calls for Oversight Hearings Into Operations of Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICP)
4. American Council on Exercise (ACE) Endorses Appointment of Dr. Sanjay Gupta as Surgeon General of the United States
5. President Obama Gives the Unborn at Least a 24 Hour Reprieve, Postpones $441 Million Bailout of International Abortions, Says Family Research Council
6. National Safety Council Invites Robert W. Campbell Award Applications
7. Maggie O'Hara Named as a Finalist in Connecticut Technology Council's Women of Innovation Awards Program
8. National Council of Legislators From Gaming States Adopts Resolution Supporting 100% Smokefree Gaming Venues
9. Asthma & Allergy Foundation CEO Appointed to NIH Council
10. USA Rice Federation Partners with National Council on Folic Acid to Promote National Folic Acid Awareness Week
11. Statement of Peter H. Cressy, President, Distilled Spirits Council, Regarding the Monitoring the Future Survey on Underage Drinking
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/30/2014)... Atlanta based automotive group Jim Ellis ... money and awareness for ALS by participating in the ... and even Vice President Jimmy Ellis all participated in ... be viewed on their Youtube page; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxufyxVo9j0 . ... managers and staff also took the opportunity to challenge ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Fast hosting is a great choice for webmasters ... professional web hosting suppliers and announces that Bluehost, ... suppliers of fastest web hosting in 2014. , ... hosting supplier. Actually, these companies have outperformed their ... customer support. People can get the best web ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... 2014 United Theological Seminary is pleased to ... the Master of Theological Studies (MTS). , ... designed for students who wish to pursue further academic study ... to serve the Church and community. Previously, students needed to ... can attend classes from any location where there is an ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Daily Gossip reveals in its recently published review that the ... Sarah Summer, who can perfectly understand what suffering from yeast ... actually had to deal with this disorder, too. Her method ... it, in an all-natural holistic cure program. , So, Sarah ... for yeast infection. The author of this program suffered from ...
(Date:8/30/2014)... Hicksville, NY (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 ... Organizations throughout the planet has been one of ... in order to create a positive impact around ... aesthetics and staffed with top trained executives and ... millions of people worldwide. Vital statistics demonstrate ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Jim Ellis Automotive Group Take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge 2Health News:Fastest Web Hosting Suppliers In 2014 Announced By Top10BestSEOHosting.com 2Health News:United Theological Seminary Announces First Fully Online Degree 2Health News:Natural Cure for Yeast Infection Review Exposes New Natural Treatment 2Health News:Cradle of Aviation Museum Opens Its Doors to Long Island Scientologists 2
... People suffering from fatty liver disease may be three times ... liver, according to a study by researchers at St. Michael,s ... the first to find a link between nonalcoholic fatty liver ... in the liver in non drinkers and stroke. ...
... Mass.Consumers may place a high value on information to predict ... of pocket to get it. In a national survey conducted ... indicated that they would take a hypothetical predictive test to ... or prostate cancer, or arthritis. On average, respondents were willing ...
... THURSDAY, Jan. 6 (HealthDay News) -- A blood test that ... may one day be used to detect Alzheimer,s and other ... in its infancy, being able to detect Alzheimer,s via antibodies ... the disease, researchers said. But the study,s lead author ...
... scientists holds promise for the future development of treatments ... potentially for Alzheimer,s disease and other memory-impairment diseases. ... psychology Michael Fanselow, have discovered what may be a ... disorders. The research is published Jan. 7 in the ...
... the University of Granada (UGR) warns of the need to ... autonomous communities to improve recycling and waste disposal. There is ... the Spanish Ministry of the Environment and Rural and Marine ... out a comparison of the clinical waste management regulations and ...
... and K.U.Leuven have succeeded in decoding a potential ... abnormal tumor blood vessels through HRG (histidine-rich glycoprotein) ... efficiency. In tumors, vessels formation is disturbed, leading ... cancer cells to escape to other parts of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Most consumers want predictive tests to learn if a disease is in their future 2Health News:Most consumers want predictive tests to learn if a disease is in their future 3Health News:Early Steps Toward an Alzheimer's Blood Test 2Health News:Early Steps Toward an Alzheimer's Blood Test 3Health News:'Long-shot' discovery may lead to advances in treating anxiety, memory disorders 2Health News:'Long-shot' discovery may lead to advances in treating anxiety, memory disorders 3Health News:Clinical waste management needs specialized regulation 2Health News:VIB-K.U. Leuven scientists clear the way to alternative anti-angiogenic cancer therapy 2
(Date:8/29/2014)... /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- SAM Medical Products Implements Voluntary Recall ... Junctional Tourniquet.  Photo - ... announced today that it has begun notifying customers ... issue with a clip used to secure the ... the SAM Junctional Tourniquet (SJT).  The company discovered ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... , Aug. 29, 2014  A Boston Scientific ... study on stent removability and preliminary long term ... published in the August issue of the peer-reviewed ... 1 is being conducted in 11 countries ... covered self-expanding metal stents (FCSEMS) after extended indwell ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... 29, 2014 Medina Medical announced today that ... of the Board of Directors on August 18, 2014. ... and commercialization experience, including over a decade of direct ... as a Partner of the medical device incubator The ... two Foundry start-ups. Mr. Engelson previously served as the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:SAM Medical Products Implements Voluntary Recall of its Accessory (Axilla) Strap for the SAM Junctional Tourniquet. 2Boston Scientific Study Published In Gastroenterology Reports Successful Management Of Benign Biliary Strictures With Fully Covered Metal Stents 2Boston Scientific Study Published In Gastroenterology Reports Successful Management Of Benign Biliary Strictures With Fully Covered Metal Stents 3Boston Scientific Study Published In Gastroenterology Reports Successful Management Of Benign Biliary Strictures With Fully Covered Metal Stents 4Medina Medical Announces Erik T. Engelson Joins as Chief Executive Officer 2
... 1 October is American Pharmacists Month and ... provide outstanding care to their patients every day ... specialty pharmacies across the country. (Logo: ... Pharmacists Month is a time to recognize the ...
... national initiative, the Pediatric Trials Network (PTN), was created ... the National Institutes of Health (NIH).  The PTN will ... Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human ... medical centers, including Children,s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics.   ...
Cached Medicine Technology:CVS Caremark Recognizes Its 26,000 Pharmacists During October's American Pharmacists Month 2New National Program to Study and Establish Pediatric Dosing 2New National Program to Study and Establish Pediatric Dosing 3
... it comes to medication administration, any error ... make. The solution is the Dynamic Hospital ... bar-coded medication administration system, suitable for hospitals ... used stand-alone, networked, or as a fully-integrated ...
... that support the nursing process. The caregiver ... I&O information at the point of collection ... This design supports compliance with documentation requirements., ... at the nursing station, wCareAssist™ is right ...
... that identifies the patient, tying all critical information to the patient's unique bar-coded identifier for accurate, easy recording ... ... ... ...
The Metrologic MS9520 Voyager is a high performance single line laser bar code scanner with automatic activation and sophisticated data transmission via Metrologic proprietary CodeGate technology....
Medicine Products: