Making a difference: Union workers in long-term care facilities suffered through pandemic — but may have helped save lives

Ken BellLTC News

ROI (06/01/2021) – There are a couple of ways to describe the experience of the workers on the front lines of the long-term care industry during the pandemic.

“Draining” certainly sums it up for a regional organization representing 8,000 nursing health care workers, 1199SEIU United Healthcare Workers East. Bryn Lloyd-Bollard, a vice president of the health care worker union, might also add, “traumatic.” Full story »