Keep heat on to keep hospitals open
Jersey Journal editorial (posted February 8, 2020)
The assignment of a state monitor to review the finances of the three CarePoint Health hospitals in Hudson County is a welcome development in a twisting, turning saga in which the welfare of residents is literally at stake. Frank Troy of the New Jersey Health Care Facilities Financing Authority has been authorized to review and assess finances of the limited liability companies that control Christ Hospital in Jersey City, Hoboken University Medical Center and Bayonne Medical Center, state Health Commissioner Judith M. Persichilli said earlier this week. (Read More)
UNIFORMS: Please notify a Local Officer if you were not fitted for new NAVY uniforms!
Nominations for Local Officers were received. The following nominated members accepted the positions and are duly elected as there was no opposition: Alvidia Ortiz: President, Florine Jones: Treasurer, Sheryl Deverteuil-Alexis: Secretary. We will once again hold nominations for Vice President and Chief Steward, please consider running for these open positions or nominate a member in good standing! or your Labor Rep. if you were not fitted for new NAVY uniforms.
If you hear of any rumors of daily operations changes –WE WANT TO KNOW!
DO NOT USE YOUR PERSONAL CELL PHONE FOR BUSINESS PURPOSES. Under no circumstances should you use your personal cell phone to contact other floors, doctors, the lab, or any other areas. Management has been informed that this is not an acceptable policy to make sure doctors do not contact you on your cell phones. New contracts will be available the beginning of June, your Labor Rep. will visit the floors to hand them out. Elections will be held and your current officers urge you to consider running for office.