Yesterday, the Union bargaining committee met for a third time with Allina about their proposed mandatory COVID-19 vaccine policy. While we made some progress in bargaining there were three items on which Allina management informed our Union they could not agree and would need to consider with Allina leadership.
The Member Action Center Support Specialist is responsible for answering the Member Action Center phones and email, servicing incoming member calls and emails, answering members’ questions, fielding members’ calls, rerouting incoming calls when appropriate, distributing messages to proper personnel, and providing staff support.
The Organizing Director oversees the local’s work related to external organizing activities. As part of the senior leadership team, the Director collaborates in the overall development and implementation of the strategic organizing plan for SEIU Healthcare Minnesota.
Every spring, members of our Union gather at the state Capitol in St. Paul for Lobby Day for a big rally and small-group visits with our state representatives and senators. That kind of big gathering is not possible this year.