Philadelphia Bussiness journal
Dec. 21, 2016
Nurses at another Philadelphia hospital reach tentative deal
More than 1,000 registered nurses at Einstein Medical Center have reached a tentative agreement.
The nurses are represented by the Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals [PASNAP], the Conshohocken-based union they voted to join
The union will hold ratification meetings on Thursday to allow all Einstein nurses covered by the agreement to vote on the proposed deal. PASNAP officials said details of the contract will be released after ratification....
...The nurses at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center also voted to be represented by PASNAP this year, joining in September
. Contract negotiations have not yet started at Pottstown Memorial, which is owned by Community Health Systems of Franklin, Tenn.
It's clear that PASNAP is THE nursing union in the 5 county Philadelphia area now representing ~ 1/3 area hospitals.