VFNHP maintains affiliation with the following organizations: 

  1. The American Federation of Teachers (AFT); 
  2. The American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO); 
  3. AFT-Vermont, and the appropriate 
  4. Central Labor Council(s) of the AFL-CIO.

The membership shall elect delegates to attend the [AFT] National Convention in accordance with the Landrum Griffin Act and in accordance with the procedures in the AFT Constitution.

Representation for United Professions AFT Vermont a) Two delegates to the United Professions AFT Vermont will be appointed by the Executive Board, with the expectation that they will attend all regular and special state federation meetings. b) The two (2) members shall report to the Executive Board at all regular and special meetings. 


United Professions and AFT Convention Delegate Selection a) The representatives to the United Professions and AFT convention must be nominated and elected by the general membership. b) The nomination and election process will be determined by the Executive Board to ensure that all members have an opportunity to participate.



Moral Injury Among Nurses

Moral Injury Among Nurses

The current AFT healthcare journal features a discussion about the impact of moral injury on nurses.  This is especially resonant in the time of COVID.  Moral injury describes the challenge of simultaneously knowing what care patients need but being unable...

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Technologists vote yes

Technologists vote yes

Contact: Heather Riemer, AFT-VT, 802-343-1705,  Thursday, April 1, 2021- Imaging Technologists at Vermont’s largest Hospital, the University of Vermont Medical Center, voted overwhelmingly to join the Vermont Federation of Nurses and Health...

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