HPAE 5089 Union Election Underway - Health Professionals & Allied Employees

HPAE 5089 Union Election Underway

Elections are currently underway for HPAE Local 5089 Officers and Representatives.

There are only two contested positions:

  1. Vice President for Rutgers and Rowan Universities
  2. Vice President for UH Emergency and Critical Care Division

Only Local 5089 members in these Divisions will receive ballots. All other candidates are uncontested and, in accordance with our election rules, automatically elected via acclamation.

Click here to see the list of all candidates.

The vote is administered by the American Arbitration Association (AAA). Ballots were mailed by AAA to eligible members on Thursday, December 10, 2015. In order for your vote to be counted, AAA must receive your mailed ballot by no later than 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 30, 2015.

Voters who do not receive a ballot by mail or are in need of a replacement ballot can request one by calling the AAA voter hotline at 1-800-529-5218 during normal business hours. Be prepared to give your name, division, employer and Local number.

Results will be posted on our website and via email on Thursday, December 31, 2015.

As provided in our bylaws, only members in good standing are eligible to vote in this election. If you are not a member in good standing or if you are an Agency Fee payer, you may contact HPAE Staff Rep, Jeffrey Ball, at 201-262-5005 or jball@hpae.org to request a membership application.