Long-term care

Quality healthcare in our community is at risk!

Sign the online petition to tell Kindred Nursing Homes to put quality care of the residents before corporate profits.

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Management at Kindred Nursing Homes are lowering the hours that workers can spend caring for the residents at Colonial Manor, Eastview, and Northridge Nursing Homes.

This reduction in hours doesn’t just affect the caregivers – it reduces the quality of care for every resident. Shift overlap will be eliminated and caregivers will also no longer be able to provide the next shift with valuable updates on resident medical conditions. Unsafe staffing levels aren’t just dangerous for the staff, they lead to an increase in accidents and other preventable conditions like lower fluid intake, UTIs, and skin breakdowns. The workers at these homes desire to provide the best possible care for the residents but are struggling due to under-staffing and high staff turnover.

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Golden Living Colonial Manor Nursing Home Members Say “Union Yes!”

Yesterday the employees of Golden Living Colonial Manor Nursing Home overwhelmingly voted “Union Yes!” electing to remain represented by SEIU Healthcare Wisconsin. Despite anti-union sentiments touted by Governor Walker, the results of this decertification election prove that when given a choice, employees want and support a labor union.

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