Training Fund Welcomes New PeaceHealth Members in 2018

Next year, the SEIU Healthcare 1199NW Multi-Employer Training and Education Fund will begin providing benefits to over 900 members at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham, Washington.

At PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, Training Fund benefits will be available for eligible members in the Service and Technical-Professional Bargaining Units.

New members can access benefits starting January 1, 2018.

2019 TEAS prep workshop dates announced

Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) Prep Workshop
TEAS is used as part of the admission process for many Nursing and Allied Health programs in our area. As of last year, an updated version of the TEAS test is being used. Please attend the Training Fund’s TEAS workshop that will go over the updated TEAS test and strategies to be successful. PLEASE NOTE: STUDENTS WITH A MID-YEAR PROGRAM APPLICATION DEADLINE SHOULD SIGN UP TO TAKE THE WORKSHOPS EARLY IN THE YEAR. STUDENTS WITH A PROGRAM APPLICATION DEADLINE PRIOR TO MARCH SHOULD TAKE THE FALL WORKSHOP THE PREVIOUS YEAR.

Program Application Deadline TEAS Workshop Dates (pick 1) Option #1 Option #2
     
February – July 2019 Saturday, January 26, 2019
Training Fund Renton Office
Room 330
3pm – 8pm
Sunday, January 27, 2019
UW Medicine, Northwest Hospital
Room 735
3pm – 8pm
June – November 2019 Saturday, April 13, 2019
UW Medicine, Northwest Hospital
Room 735
1pm – 6pm
Sunday, April 14, 2019
Training Fund Renton Office
Room 330
1pm- 6pm

Click Here to Learn About the Workshop

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Training Fund Welcomes New MultiCare Members

Next year, the SEIU Healthcare 1199NW Multi-Employer Training and Education Fund will begin providing benefits to over 1,000 members at Deaconess and Valley Hospitals in Spokane, Washington.

On July 1, 2017, Tacoma-based MultiCare Health System officially acquired both hospitals from Community Health Systems based out of Tennessee. The Training Fund currently serves over 130 members at MultiCare’s Auburn Medical Center and Good Samaritan Hospital.

At Valley Hospital, Training Fund benefits will be available for eligible members in the Service/LPN, Professional-Technical, and RN Bargaining Units. At Deaconess Hospital, benefits will be available for eligible members of the Service/LPN and Professional-Technical Bargaining Units.

New members can access benefits starting January 1, 2018.

Please enjoy our fall newsletter!

The SEIU Healthcare 1199NW Multi-Employer Training and Education Fund is excited to share with you our fall quarter, 2017 newsletter! Please enjoy reading about our incredible members, dedicated staff, helpful tips, and other Training Fund information. We appreciate this opportunity to serve and celebrate our SEIU Healthcare 1199NW members, as well as our union and employer partners!

Read our fall newsletter here.