President’s Message:

 Congratulations Honorata “Nori” Reyes of Union, a nurse who has worked for Saint Michael’s Medical Center for more than 26 years was honored with the DAISY Foundation’s Daisy Award, which honors the super-human work nurses do for patients and families every day. Congratulations Nori!! (click here to read the article)
 
HOLIDAY AND SICK TIME UPDATE:
 
You will not lose Holiday or Sick time. You will only stop accruing Holiday or Sick time if you have reached the time bank limits.
 
Please be diligent and protect your contract. If you have any questions or concerns please reach out to a Local Officer or your Labor Representative Meredith Larson.
 
As you were made aware, the hospital attorneys have requested a postponement of the Vacation Time arbitration scheduled for November 30, 2017.
 
The arbitrator has granted the postponement. We are in the process of getting a new date. As soon as we have the arbitration re-scheduled we will update you.

Meet Your Officers

Esther Bediones

President

Josephine Punla

Vice President

Elfrieda Johnson

RN Unit Treasurer

Portia Motley

Secretary

Perlita Dungca

RN Unit Chief Steward

Brenda Wolf

Tech Unit Treasurer

Jane Mertrud

Tech Unit Chief Steward

Contact Your Local 

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ESTHER BEDIONES

LOCAL PRESIDENT

ADDRESS
268 Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, New Jersey 07102

CONTACT
(973) 877-5157

OTHER INFORMATION
Tech Unit

JOSEPHINE PUNLA

LOCAL VICE PRESIDENT

ADDRESS
268 Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, New Jersey 07102

CONTACT
(973) 877-5092

OTHER INFORMATION
RN-MICU-NIGHTS

ELFRIEDA JOHNSON

RN UNIT TREASURER

ADDRESS
268 Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, New Jersey 07102

OTHER INFORMATION
RN

PORTIA MOTLEY

SECRETARY

ADDRESS
268 Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, New Jersey 07102

 

PERLITA DUNGCA

RN UNIT CHIEF STEWARD

ADDRESS
268 Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, New Jersey 07102

CONTACT
732-494-8927

BRENDA WOLF

TECH UNIT TREASURER

ADDRESS
268 Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, New Jersey 07102

CONTACT
(973) 877-5290

OTHER INFORMATION
Tech-Cat Scan

JANE MERTRUD

TECH UNIT CHIEF STEWARD

ADDRESS
268 Martin Luther King Blvd
Newark, New Jersey 07102

CONTACT
(973) 877-5154

OTHER INFORMATION
Tech

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SMMC CONTRACT

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Important Forms

Acute Care/Long Term Care Short Staffing Assignment Despite Objection Form

Important Forms

Home Health Short Staffing Form

Important Forms

USDOL FMLA Form
 

Important Forms

NJ Mandatory Overtime Form
 

Local News 

Meredith Larson

Labor Rep

Phone/Ext:
(800) 292-0542 Ext x115
Email:
mlarson@jneso.org

 
Saint Mike’s Members Rally to Save their Hospital!
*Reminder Weingarten Rights*
No employee shall be disciplined or called to a meeting that would result in discipline without a Union representative present; however, for an alleged severe infraction, the employee may be suspended pending the availability of a delegate.
 
Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns.