Medina Hospital Strike Averted with Mediator Assistance
Release Date: 7/11/2012
With assistance from a federal mediator, SEIU United Healthcare Workers East Local 1199 reached a tentative agreement with Medina Memorial Hospital, averting a potential strike. The settlement was reached during a late-night bargaining session that stretched on for 14 hours, bringing an end to seven months of negotiations. A vote by union membership on whether to ratify the agreement is expected in the coming weeks.