Staffing by Acuity, Breaks, Webinar Q&A 12-7-2019 CRONA Newsletter

CRONA Newsletter December 7, 2019 Thank you to all the nurses who attended our special Title 22, staffing and acuity webinar last Wednesday. Much information was shared, and many nurses followed up with additional questions. There were requests to make the information available for all nurses. Please read this newsletter to learn more.   Staffing […]

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2019 CRONA Educational Scholarship – Apply Now

As part of our commitment to nursing education, CRONA offers $500 scholarships to be applied to expenses for a nursing or health-related degree. As our membership numbers have increased, we’ve upped the number of scholarships available to twelve (12). Deadline to apply: Sunday, December 15, 2019 by 23:59 How To Apply:  Complete the Application form, […]

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CRONA News: Elections, Certification Pay, and More

Know Your Contract – Know Your Rights CRONA Newsletter – September 13, 2019   CRONA Elections: Deadline is TODAY Today is the deadline for the election ballot. Submit your Consent to Serve now!  Download the Consent to Serve form  Send the completed form to CRONA: Email to crona@crona.org or fax to (650) 366-0182  Elections will […]

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LPCH Nurses: Notice of Issues With Your 403(b) Plan

Please see bottom of page for instructions on how to send your 403(b) audit request to the hospital. August 18, 2019 Dear CRONA Nurses at Packard, For the last several months, CRONA has been working hard to push Packard to fully correct errors made in the administration of its 403(b) retirement plan, a plan in […]

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CRONA News 8/31/2019: Traveler Precepting Pay, Elections, Certification Pay

Know Your Contract, Know Your Rights August 31, 2019 Preceptor Differential for Travelers Are there travel nurses on your unit? Have you precepted/oriented one or more of them since May 19? If so, did you receive the $3.00/hour Preceptor differential? You should, thanks to the new Side Letter negotiated as part of the 2019-2022 contract. […]

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Newsletter August 16, 2019: Convention, Elections, Holidays, Temp Relief, Paycheck Statements

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  • August 16, 2019

CRONA Newsletter – August 16, 2019   CRONA Convention The annual CRONA Convention is held the first Tuesday in October; this year it will be October 1st. All Area Representatives are expected to attend the Convention or send a designated alternate. Area Representatives may request to have the day of the CRONA Convention count towards […]

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SHC August 2, 2019 Newsletter: Holiday Issues, Retirement, and More

Know Your Contract – Know Your Rights at Stanford Health Care CRONA Newsletter – August 2, 2019 Holiday Bundling – New Contract Language   CRONA negotiated new contract language that allows nurses on a unit (all Regular Nurses) to vote to have their Winter Holidays – the day of the holiday with the holiday eve […]

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LPCH August 2, 2019 Newsletter: Holiday Issues, Retirement, and More

Know Your Contract – Know Your Rights at Lucile Packard Childrens Hospital CRONA Newsletter – August 2, 2019   Holiday Bundling – New Contract Language   CRONA negotiated new contract language that allows Nurses on a unit [all Nurses] to vote to have their Winter Holidays – the day of the holiday with the holiday eve – bundled, […]

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Know Your Contract July 19, 2019: Retro Pay, Holiday Bundling, CRONA Vacancies, and More

Know Your Contract – Know Your Rights CRONA Newsletter – July 19, 2019   Check Your Checks – SHC Retro Pay Due This Paycheck   SHC Nurses – your retro payments are supposed to be in today’s paycheck. LPCH Nurses, you should have received your payments last month. LPCH was able to calculate retroactive wage […]

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CRONA Newsletter July 5, 2019

Certification Pay – Deadline Coming Up!   There are just a few days left til the July 8 deadline to upload proof of certification in order to receive payment of $2000 on September 13, 2019. This information must be uploaded to your Profile in Healthstream. For Nurses currently on LOA who do not have Healthstream […]

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