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Building and maintaining our union requires resources.  Member dues are how we fund our organization and continue to protect our patients and profession. We need all members to contribute their fair share to ensure a bright future for our organization.

Am I in good standing

In order to be a member in good standing, all dues must be paid in full. You must be a member in good standing in order to vote on union matters or hold elected positions within your union. Some members are not currently in good standing as a result of dues owed from the period during which UVMMC stopped automatically deducting dues during the 2018 strike.

Who to contact

Should you have questions on whether you are in good standing as well as any amount of back dues owed, please call (802) 657- 4040.

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Technical Professionals Bargaining Kicks Off

Dear members,  Technical Professionals contract bargaining began on Wednesday, and our Bargaining Team made 30 proposals across the table, while Management offered 27 proposals. Here are some of the highlights: Differentials- We proposed increased differentials...

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6/1 Bargaining Update

Nurses and Techs gathered in the McClure lobby to show solidarity with our Bargaining Team ahead of the 6/1 bargaining session. Contract negotiations have stalled, as we did not reach agreement at this week's session. VFNHP has given a package for the hospital to...

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5/11 Nurse Bargaining and Incentive Update

Last night, the VFNHP Bargaining Team spent over 3 hours hearing the same thing from management: The hospital will not agree to any financial proposals beyond the $1.3M for their charge and preceptor differentials proposals. Seven proposals, including increasing all...

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VFNHP Proposals 4/6/2022

Dear members,  Nurse contract bargaining began last night, and our Bargaining Team made 34 proposals across the table, while Management offered 11 proposals, only one of which was economic (Charge/Preceptor differential). Here are some of the highlights: Increased...

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Negotiations for all

At the opening of VFNHP-Nurse negotiations with the UVMMC administration, all of the VFNHP proposals were designed to:* Protect and improve patient care * Provide safety and respect * Improve benefits and compensation to recruit and retain nurses and support...

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We are a strong union of health care professionals organized to ensure access to high-quality health care for everyone in the communities we serve.
 
 

Call: (802) 657-4040

Fax: 802.871.5946

Email: info@vfnhp.org

Address: 96 Colchester Ave, Burlington VT 05401