May 25, 2016 – Providence Hospital Bargaining Update

(l-r Michelle Reardon, Olga Mercado, Ryan Quinn, John McGrath, Traci Ellithorpe)

The Providence Hospital Union Bargaining Committee is currently in its 6th meeting with management. We just handed management our wage package proposal. In previous sessions, we have offered proposals on Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program (MMTP) Caseloads, Group Productivity Rates, Intake Productivity Rates, and Probationary Period Productivity Requirements, as well as Payroll Periods, Preceptor Training, Time … Continue reading

Tentative Agreement on Just Cause for Resident Assistants/Peer Mentors!

VICTORY!   After almost a year of bargaining, today RAs and PMs reached a tentative agreement on a contract. Our wins include: JUST CAUSE for termination NO new duty hours INCREASED COMPENSATION Cheaper parking in purple lots Paid release time for union organizers We would like to thank our members and allies including Congressman McGovern, … Continue reading