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Boston Globe: Hospital workers say yes to union

Hospital workers say yes to union Caritas Carney is second in Catholic chain to join SEIU

By Robert Weisman, Globe Staff | June 11, 2009

Nearly 500 workers at Caritas Carney Hospital in Dorchester will join the Service Employees International Union, making it the second Caritas Christi Health Care hospital to unionize this spring.

In April, more than 800 employees at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton, the flagship of the six-hospital chain, voted to affiliate with the same labor union, Local 1199 of SEIU United Healthcare Workers East.

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