This week, members with Big Sandy Health Care in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, ratified a new no-concessions contract agreement. Members with Big Sandy Health Care work each day to provide critical health care services to the local area.
The three year no-concessions contract includes the following terms:
• Wages. Bargaining unit members will receive an $0.80 raise in the first year, a 4% raise in the second year, and a 4% raise in 2022. Start rates are also being increased by $0.40 in the first year, 4% in the second year, and 4% in the third year.
• Healthcare. Under this agreement, members will receive 100% employer paid healthcare coverage.
• Improved Contract Language. The contract includes language that will help the Member Resource Center provide enhanced representation to members of the bargaining unit.
Standing together in union, people from all walks of life are making a difference for their families and their communities. We are stronger together.