Make Your Contract Count. Register to Vote.

The leverage we will have at the bargaining table begins at the ballot box. Let’s work together to accomplish the best employment contract we’ve ever had in the history of Jackson, by voting for government leaders we can count on at JHS. To all of our members who are not yet registered to vote; there has never beenContinue reading “Make Your Contract Count. Register to Vote.”

County Commission Honors us as Healthcare Heroes!!

SAVE THE DATE If you want to be in the Heroes Parade — on a double decker bus — RSVP now! When: Sunday,October 30, 2022 Parade Start Time: 10:30 a.m. Where: FTX ARENA Newly elected District 8 Commissioner, Danielle Cohen Higgins, has spearheaded a Hometown Heroes campaign in Miami-Dade County. Commissioner Higgins, with the supportContinue reading “County Commission Honors us as Healthcare Heroes!!”

PALM CARDS Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach County – 2022 Primary Elections

Your leaders of SEIU 1991 respectfully ask you to consider our recommendations in the upcoming August election.  Here are the palm cards showing SEIU 1991’s endorsed candidates in Miami-Dade and Broward County’s primary elections, being held on August 23, 2022. We have additionally included a palm card for any of our members who may beContinue reading “PALM CARDS Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach County – 2022 Primary Elections”

Elections Spotlight: Miami-Dade County Commission

SEIU leaders and activists have endorsed candidates, in both parties, to help us fight for our community, colleagues and mission. Our county commissioners are critical to our healthcare agenda because they help keep management accountable.  These elected officials essentially become our bosses, bosses’.  They have stepped in for us before and blocked management from implementingContinue reading “Elections Spotlight: Miami-Dade County Commission”

 Working Together To Save Our Earth!

We save patients every day.  SEIU activists also work to save the earth.  Our labor management partnership is forging ahead with great momentum as the Climate Committee brings forth another successful endeavor.  Our very own Elizabeth Joseph, NE, Yahaira Colon, SLP, Caitlin Maclaren, CSN, Marlene Arzola, RTS, and Jude Pierre, CSN, have led the initiativeContinue reading ” Working Together To Save Our Earth!”

400 Trees Planted! Thank you Climate Committee For Another Great Event

Congratulations to our climate committee and their first ever tree planting event! Despite tropical storm conditions our dedicated climate committee co-chair Yahaira Colon, SLP, along with her husband Ryan Colon, Mike Nolan, PT from Jackson North and Marcella Arroyo, CSN from Jackson West, showed up and planted 400 trees.  Another environmental conservation mission accomplished, followingContinue reading “400 Trees Planted! Thank you Climate Committee For Another Great Event”

Let’s save the earth and plant some trees together

SEIU Local 1991 President Vicki González and Climate Committee Co-Chairs Yahaira Colón and Caitlin MacLaren invite you, your family, and friends to Million Trees Miami, a community-wide campaign to plant one million trees and achieve a 30 percent tree canopy cover in Miami-Dade County. Let’s do our part to give back to our environment byContinue reading “Let’s save the earth and plant some trees together”

All Social Workers and CMH Counselors win pay raises up to 25.2%

As Jackson Health System onboards more Social Workers to meet patient needs, market adjustments are pushing wages upward. SEIU Local 1991 has negotiated significant step increases and pay raises for the following job classifications: Social Worker, BSW 16.8% pay increase   Clinical Social Worker, MSW & Clinical Social Worker Transplant12.6% pay increase LCSW & Jail Diversion CorrectionsContinue reading “All Social Workers and CMH Counselors win pay raises up to 25.2%”