June 22, 2017 Nearly 1,500 nurses represented by HPAE at Jersey Shore University Medical Center (JSUMC) in Neptune and Southern Ocean Medical Center (SOMC) in Manahawkin, began negotiations with Hackensack Meridian Health (HMH) yesterday.
June 15, 2017 The Local 5629 Negotiations Committee reached a settlement last night for a first contract with management of Sunrise House, a substance abuse treatment center owned by the for-profit company American Addiction Centers (AAC).
June 8, 2017 By a large majority, the members of Local 5118 ratified a new contract on Monday with Cooper University Hospital. During the negotiations, we blocked all of Cooper's concessionary proposals and made significant gains in wages
June 1, 2017 AFT President Randi Weingarten and Phil Murphy, candidate for NJ Governor, joined Local 5629 members at Sunrise House to show their support for the workers, and to demand that management stop violating the labor law
May 25, 2017 HPAE Local 5629 members at Sunrise House, a substance abuse treatment center in Lafayette, NJ owned by the for-profit company American Addiction Centers (AAC), have been illegally locked out by management.
May 18, 2017 Local 5629 members at Sunrise House, an in-patient addiction treatment center in Lafayette, New Jersey, are preparing for a three day, Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) strike beginning Wednesday, May 24.
May 11, 2017 HPAE nurses are speaking out and taking action to keep patients safe and support legislation to make sure every hospital has enough nurses for every patient.
May 4, 2017 HPAE Local 5030 at Palisades Medical Center began contract negotiations with Hackensack Meridian Health on Monday for a successor contract. The current contract expires May 31st.
April 27, 2017 The HPAE Retiree Medical Trust now has over 5,100 active participants and $14.2 million in assets. Since 2008, the investment return on the Trust's assets has been 8.18% per year.
April 13, 2017 Leaders of nurses’ unions from 9 states and 11 unions came together in New York City to collaborate on key issues, including attacks on our collective bargaining rights, the need for safe staffing, and threats