**IMPORTANT**Nurse Skills Training
Good Afternoon Nursing Members- AFGE has been informed some nursing employees have recieved a memo of change of duty assignment based on the surge and the operational needs of the Medical Center. Please be advised the following should happen before you are assigned to acute care.
Read More... CANCELLED August General Membership
Good Afternon Members- Due the high rise of COVID cases. General Membership has been cancelled for the month of August 2021. Be SAFE and stay HEALTHY.
Read More... AFGE, VA Reach Historic Settlement, Resetting Contract Negotiations
The AFGE National VA Council (NVAC) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) have reached a historic settlement to restore workplace rights and overturn anti-worker policies implemented by the Trump administration during the past four years.
Read More... UPDATE: VHA Mandates vaccination for Title 38 employees
UPDATE: VHA has mandated ALL Title 38 employees be vaccinated. However, there are exemptions. ANY employee may request an exemption under the exemption criteria Medical or Religious reasons which is the same process for the flu vaccine.
Read More... VHA Mandates vaccinations of Title 38 employees
Good Evening Members Earlier today it was announced VHA mandates vaccinations for all Title 38 employees. I'm sure you are all wondering how does this affect you? Can you be mandated due to religious or medical reasons? We are working with National AFGE to provide answers to your questions.