On Thursday, December 13, 2018, Registered Nurses with the Health Professionals and Allied Employees (HPAE), at Jersey Shore University Medical Center (JSUMC) and Southern Ocean Medical Center (SOMC), ratified new 22-month contracts with Hackensack-Meridian Health.
During CEO John Kastanis’ tenure at University Hospital, HPAE members have raised concerns for patient safety and the stability of the hospital.
The veteran hospital executive who just finished studying the management and economic problems at University Hospital in Newark for the past four months is ...
As the last standing public hospital in New Jersey, University Hospital should be recognized for its role as a leading healthcare institution in our state.
Nearly 2,500 nurses and health professionals across the health system bargained with HMH administration since late spring.
Since this outbreak HPAE has held weekly meetings to provide a safe place for workers to grieve and connect with their colleagues who are struggling to continue to treat their patients while working to stop the spread of the virus.
Another child has died in the viral outbreak at a New Jersey pediatric care facility that has already claimed 10 lives.
The 408 workers at Memorial Hospital of Salem County who were just sent layoff notices have little reason to fear that they're going to lose their jobs permanently, but they must be feeling some trepidation over what comes next.
After seven months of bargaining with Hackensack Meridian Health, nurses and health professionals at Palisades Medical Center have ratified a three-year contract.