Local 5106 General Membership Meeting Minutes, August 30, 2023 - Health Professionals & Allied Employees

Local 5106 General Membership Meeting Minutes, August 30, 2023

  • Management agreed to early negotiations

Bargaining starts early October

**** Officially announced that Temple University Health System Episcopal Campus administration has agreed to start negotiations for new contract early to the membership. Bargaining for new contracts start October 4th and each Wednesday of October until agreement is reached if no agreement is reached the negotiations will continue in December***

  • Contract Surveys and Negotiating Committee forms sent  out via email

****In early August contract surveys and negotiating committee forms were emailed and hand it out to our membership****

  • Deadline for volunteering for Negotiating Committee August 7th

****All negotiating committee forms should have been returned by August 7th by members who were interested in being on the negotiating committee***

  • LEB met to Discuss All Contracts Article by Article August 17th

****The LEB met to review the Nurse’s Professional’s and Technical Unit’s contracts article by article several members expressed interest in being on the negotiating committee. The negotiating committee was chosen and will meet on September 7th to discuss strategies and to formulate proposals based on your contract surveys. September 27th a general membership meeting will be held to present the proposals based on contract surveys received from our membership****

  • Change in yearly Evaluation Scale

****Revised rating scale from three choices to five choices existing choices :

Needs Improvement, Achieves results, Role model

Revised choices:

  • Unsatisfactory, Needs improvement, Meet expectations, Exceeds expectations, Role model****
  • Combine competencies and values into one streamline section


  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Flexibility
  • effective communication
  • effective communication professionalism
  • professionalism business and organizational knowledge
  • business and organizational knowledge
  • job responsibility
  • core values respect service quality


  • core values: respect, service, quality
  • Diversity equity and inclusion
  • Innovation


  • Changes in Tuition Reimbursement Policy
  • Changes in FMLA Policy

Matrix Accessed on The HUB under Leave of Absence

Filing Claims via smartphone, Computer or by phone

****Language Changes to Tuition Reimbursement Policy

And FMLA Policy Members are encouraged to review the policies on the employers         website****

  • Pennsylvania State House Passes Patient Safety Act 106

****hand outs on Pennsylvania State House Passes Patient Safety Act Bill 106

Moves on to Pennsylvania Senate***

  • Occupational Health relocated to TUHS-Northeastern


****All Temple Episcopal Campus employees notified be employee

Email of Occupational Health relocation****