PRN

Professional Resource for Nurses

4320 Stevens Creek Blvd., Suite 128

San Jose, CA 95129

(408) 249-0294   email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   website: www.prnatech.org

 

Executive Council Meeting Minutes for October 28, 2015

 

Officers present: President- Jean Christen, VP- Danielle Herbst, Secretary- Judy Hannah, Nurse Advocate- Michele Machiels, CUR LG- Catharine Walke,

 

Unit Representatives and guests from both MV and LG present



  • Call to order: 6 PM

 

  • Minutes were approved as posted on the website for:  July 29,2015

 

  • Old Business:

 

Meet and Greet- great turnout

Care Coordinators voted to come back to PRN-in negotiations with ECH

Emails- good response

OBED- going better

Breaks- still a big issue

HC recalculating q4h? 2hr HC’s, every unit doing it differently

 

  • New Business:

 

Travelers and Bullying

Negotiations

iCare

Survey going out soon

Matrix vs Acuities- discussion, way it was/was not presented

No HCAP bonus

 

  • Open Forum:

 

OR- ‘Call’ distribution

HC’s- should be the same on MSO- get HC-cont to keep HC if staffing allows and you want it

New Interim Manager on 3B

Code 45 memo

Breaks- non compliant, not getting 15 min breaks

Staffing/matrix

Vacations- seniority vs no seniority

Holiday schedule posted late




  • Announcements:

  • Next Executive Board Meeting: November 2, 2015  at the PRN office from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. PRN reps. may attend by invitation.

  • Next Executive Council Meeting: January 27, 2016 at El Camino Hospital Conference Room G from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. All PRN members are invited to attend.

 

  • Adjournment: 8:00PM