LAC+USC’s EVS labor-management committee launched “Project Green Clean” in the summer of 2010. The project was conceived as a new phase of an ongoing labor-management effort, coordinated by WERC, to improve EVS practices hospital-wide.
The United States college completion rate has been stagnant since the 1970s and is falling behind other developed nations. The US ranked 14th worldwide in higher education attainment in 2012. President Obama’s administration established a 2020 goal to restore US to the highest proportion of college graduates in the world.
To succeed in today’s emerging healthcare models such as health homes, patient centered medical homes and accountable care organizations, frontline healthcare staff members are being asked to serve as a bridge between patients and providers.
The 1199 SEIU Training and Employment Funds (TEF) work to support our healthcare industry and its workforce, ensuring that 1199SEIU members and institutions have the skills and resources they need to provide quality patient care.