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Member input empowers contract team. PEF’s PS&T contract team held its initial meeting with the negotiators from the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at the end of January. Prior to this meeting where ground rules were exchanged, the team attended dozens of local PEF membership meetings where union issues were brought to the forefront. “These meetings, along with two tele-town hall conferences,... Read more
PEF Members, Join The Black Caucus of PS&T workers of PEF reception — An Evening of Solidarity and Celebration. WHEN: Friday, February 15, 2019 8:00pm – 11:00pm. WHERE: The Hilton Garden Inn Medical Center, 62 New Scotland Avenue Albany, NY. In the Fireside Atrium, Guest Speaker - Mr. Terry Melvin, President, Coalition of Black Trade Unionists. $10 Donation at the Door for Non-Members $5.00 for Black Caucus Members (all proceeds will be... Read more
Attention PEF Members in Regions 10, 11 and 12; Sign up now for: Workshops with CEUs for RDs, OTs, and SLPs. Breathing, Digestion and Swallowing: Best Practices in Dysphagia Management (with CEUs) This workshop will examine the inter-relationships between respiration, gastro-intestinal function, and swallowing to allow clinicians to better identify the underlying causes of their client’s swallowing difficulties. We’ll look at specific respiratory... Read more
Know Your Labor History. Black Americans have played a significant role in our country, and we celebrate their achievements during February. They have been major players in the labor movement, and because of their strength, intelligence and determination, unions became empowered and people throughout the nation benefited from their efforts. Read how the stuggles of one of the first African American unions... Read more
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