AFT members from Connecticut and New Jersey met last week with OSHA to talk about the need for a workplace violence standard following the release of a GAO report showing higher rates of workplace violence against healthcare professionals. #IWMD16More
In light of the recent hate crimes in the area, the Danbury Nurses’ Union Unit #47 Executive Committee voted to join with other Unions and Social Justice Groups to show unity for peace and acceptance and the right for religious freedom. This is the reason the United States of America was founded. Come support our constitution for the right of Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness.
AFT Leaders on Nomination of Tom Price as HHS Secretary
WASHINGTON—In response to President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of Tom Price to head the Department of Health and Human Services, leaders of the AFT, the nation’s second-largest union of nurses and healthcare professionals, have issued the following statement:
CLINICAL LADDER ALERT: Please check if you are up to date for you 6 month and yearly reviews. All departments have a list with dates. If not up to date please contact your manager immediately; don’t let the chance to demonstrate your hard work go unnoticed. Remember, part of professionalism is being responsible.