News

March 8, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 24

CWA and PIW met to bargain on March 6th and March 7th, 2019. Improvements were made concerning the patient care grievance process. Safety continues to be one of the members' top concerns being addressed during these rounds of negotiations.

February 21, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining: February 2019 Report

CWA and PIW met to discuss - among other issues - speeding up the process of negotiations so that the members can look forward to a new and improved contract. Stay strong brothers and sisters and watch for mobilization activities.

January 23, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining: Membership Meeting

Bargaining unit members should plan to attend the upcoming CWA/PIW Membership Meeting on Friday, February 1, 2019 at the Tenley-Friendship Library.

November 27, 2018

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 22

Negotiations with PIW continued on Tuesday, November 27. The Bargaining Committee continued working on remaining contract language proposals so they can move the topic of negotiations from contract language to economic proposals.

November 26, 2018

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 21

Negotiations continue on Monday and Tuesday. CWA is communicating across the table the lack of respect for the grievance process and in some cases other contract language - as well as towards our members. Everyone needs to stand united!

August 8, 2018

CWA-PIW Bargaining: August 2018 Report

CWA and PIW met Monday, August 6th and Tuesday, August 7th. The Company and Union are nearing a conclusion to negotiating non-economic language. Now more than ever we need members to unite and stand up for yourself, your co-worker and your patients.

March 8, 2018

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 20

Hello Brothers and Sisters of PIW - for Thursday March 8, 2018, CWA and PIW met to continue bargaining.

February 6, 2018

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 19

The CWA Local 2336 Bargaining Team met with PIW on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. In the opening session the Union and the Company had extensive conversation regarding training, certification, and the use of Healthstream.

January 12, 2018

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 18

CWA and PIW resumed negotiations on Thursday, Jan. 11 and Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. The Union and the Company had extensive conversation regarding recent safety issues.

December 5, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 17

The CWA and PIW met Tuesday, December 5, 2017. There was very good interactive and productive conversation that came out of today’s session and for future sessions. The Union and the Hospital have tentative dates to meet after the New Year.

November 13, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 16

The CWA and PIW met on Monday, November 13, 2017. CWA opened this session by getting clarity on a few recent Company proposal’s and reviewed outstanding requests for information.

October 19, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 15

The CWA Local 2336 Bargaining Team met with the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC this week and continued to engage PIW, working toward gaining a fair contract that the members can be proud of. We are asking that ALL members remain engaged in the ongoing mobility efforts here at the workplace.

October 5, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 14

The CWA Local 2336 Bargaining Team and PIW met on Thursday, October 5, 2017 to continue contract negotiations.

August 3, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report: August 2017

The Union and the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC met on August 2nd and August 3rd, 2017. The Union reviewed with the Company, all outstanding information that was requested in past sessions.

July 7, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 13

CWA Local 2336 and PIW met this month on Friday, July 7, 2017.

June 1, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 12

CWA Local 2336 and the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC met again on Wednesday, May 31st and Thursday, June 1, 2017.

May 4, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report: May 1, 2017

 CWA Local 2336 and the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC met on Monday, May 1, 2017.

March 27, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 11

The Union met with the Company on Monday, March 27, 2017. Keep up your mobilization efforts in the workplace to help achieve a new contract!

March 9, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 10

Read the report from CWA Local 2336 and the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC bargaining meeting on Thursday, March 9, 2017.

February 14, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 09

Read the report from CWA Local 2336 and the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC bargaining meeting on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.

February 13, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 08

Read the report from CWA Local 2336 and the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC bargaining meeting on Monday, February 13, 2017.

January 13, 2017

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 07

The Union and Company resumed bargaining three days this week after breaking for the holiday. The Union opened the bargaining session by submitting to the Company an “information request” which both sides engaged in open and frank discussions concerning various issues.  

November 17, 2016

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 06

Read the report from CWA Local 2336 and the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC's second bargaining meeting this week. The Union and Company discussed health and safety issues and scheduled new sessions for January 2017.

November 16, 2016

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 05

Read the report from CWA Local 2336 and the Psychiatric Institute of Washington, DC bargaining meeting on Tuesday, November 15, 2016, which was the first of a two day bargaining session.