• Albany Whiteboard

    PHHPC tables acquisition

    The state’s Public Health and Health Planning Council on Thursday tabled a proposal from a company to acquire Happy & Healthy at Home LLC. 1199 SEIU, the state’s powerful health care employee union, is opposed to Core Care LLC’s application to purchase Happy & Healthy…

  • Albany Whiteboard

    1199, GNYHA launch breast cancer campaign

    1199 SEIU and the Greater New York Hospital Association have launched an ad campaign to educate women about the importance of breast cancer screenings. The Healthcare Education Project, a joint initiative by both groups, is beginning a multi-million ad campaign set to…

  • Albany Whiteboard

    1199 SEIU endorses McGrath for state Senate

    1199 SEIU, the state’s powerful health care workers union, has endorsed Republican Chris McGrath’s bid for the state Senate seat on Long Island vacated by Dean Skelos. “Born and raised in Inwood, Chris McGrath is the son of a health care worker. His mother was a medica…