Lack of Data Causes Delay in Bargaining

After weeks of asking management to give us the real data behind their proposed contract takeaways, they agreed today that they have not yet provided us with necessary numbers and calculations.  They said they would work as quickly as possible to provide data. Both sides agreed to postpone today’s bargaining. “Our team is ready toContinue reading “Lack of Data Causes Delay in Bargaining”

Management Proposes Major Contract Concessions At First RN Bargaining Session

Once again, Jackson’s managers attempt to balance Jackson’s deficit budget on the backs of healthcare workers.

During the first RN bargaining session on July 15th, 2011, President Martha Baker, RN, warned Jackson’s managers that taking more from nurses could have consequences that would harm patient care. “Nurses are behind the market already working at 2007 wages,” she said.