Local 5147 - Health Professionals & Allied Employees

Welcome to Local 5147

Local 5147 represents Registered Nurses, Professionals, Technical Staff, and Service Workers at Hudson Regional Hospital in Seacaucus, NJ.


Weapons found at HRH
Aug 15 2022

As many of you have learned, there was an incident at the hospital about 4 weeks ago that required the local police department to do an investigation here at the hospital.

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Union Continues Fighting for Wage Increases
Jul 27 2022

Over the past several months, we on the LEB and the union staff have been advocating for increased pay for all of our members. While we have yet to be able to convince management that everyone needs and deserves a

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HPAE Local 5147 Rumors and Raises
Mar 24 2022

This is in response to recent rumors regarding HPAE not allowing Dr Kifaieh& Hudson Regional to give raises to members of our union. The union has not been approached by Dr Kifaieh or anyone from management regarding raises.

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IDA Relief Resources for HPAE members
Sep 29 2021

Below are resources for those of us affected by hurricane Ida. Please avail yourself of these services if necessary. Click here for a link to the relief resources. In solidarity, HPAE Local 5147 LEB

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Hurricane Ida
Sep 03 2021

Hurricane Ida bared down on us this week more quickly than expected and cause more flooding than many anticipated.

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HPAE Local 5147 Election Update
Apr 14 2021

We are happy to announce that our officer elections are over, and your Local Executive Board is now approved by the membership. Congratulations to all who participated and especially to those who stepped up and decided to get more involved.

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Local 5147 Contract Ratified!
Feb 10 2021

Over the course of Monday and Tuesday you all voted on whether to accept the new agreement reached with Hudson Regional. We are pleased to announce that the membership accepted the contract with a full 88% of members voting in

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Local 5147 Job Action Authorization Voting
Jan 25 2021

AAA, American Arbitration Association will be conducting our Job Action Authorization vote. The emailing of voting instructions and Personal Identification Numbers (“PINs”) will take place on Monday, January 25, 2021at 6:00 A.M.

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Local 5147 member update, December 23, 2020
Dec 23 2020

We met again with management for negotiations today - an additional session that management asked for. Unfortunately, they did not come to the table with a counter proposal on wages or other economics. This was very disappointing.

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Local 5147 bargaining update, December 11, 2020
Dec 14 2020

We had our sixth bargaining session with management. Yesterday they left us with their initial offer: a 1.6% raise over three years. They also moved in our direction on some of our demands regarding differentials

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Local 5147 members approve agreement with new owner
Jan 05 2018

Local 5147 members at the newly named Hudson Regional Hospital (formerly Meadowlands Hospital MC) approved terms of an agreement with new owner which included union recognition rights and a commitment to negotiate a new contract within 120 days.

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Sale of Meadowlands Hospital Receives Final Approval
Dec 18 2017

The state has approved the sale of Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center, the Secaucus hospital where admissions have plummeted under private ownership, to a multimillionaire real-estate developer who owns a Bergen County surgical center. 

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Meadowlands Hospital Slated to be Sold
Apr 09 2017

From NorthJersey.com Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center –the Secaucus hospital where inpatient admissions have dropped to fewer than 30 patients a day – is slated to be sold to a multimillionaire real estate developer who owns a pair of surgery centers

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Arbitration Victory for Local 5147 Members
Jan 17 2017

On January 12th, Arbitrator Michael Pecklers ruled that Meadowlands Hospital had violated the contract and the law by failing to annually advance nurses and techs on the wage step scale as required by the contract.

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$12M Bid to Buy Secaucus Hospital
Sep 03 2016

Meadowlands Hospital Medical Center, a struggling for-profit facility in Secaucus, has been approached by a buyer offering $12.2 million for the hospital, according to state records.

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Thats all, folks - no more news!