This resolution would provide Assembly ratification of the tentative agreement negotiated between Bartlett Regional Hospital and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union, Healthcare Unit 2201, for a collective bargaining agreement that will expire on December 31, 2020.
The tentative agreement includes the following wage increases: 1.5% in fiscal year 2019, 1% in fiscal year 2020, and 1% in fiscal year 2021. The total cost of these provisions over the life of the contract for both union and non-represented employees is projected to be approximately $4,183,000.
In addition, there are other non-economic language changes to the collective bargaining agreement.
This tentative agreement has been ratified by the union membership and was passed unanimously by the Bartlett Regional Hospital Board of Directors.