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New England Jewish Labor Committee writes open letter to members of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

The Jewish Labor Committee supports 1199SEIU’s and the Area Trades Council’s efforts to refocus Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center on its mission to serve its community, treat patients compassionately, and foster a work environment based on mutual respect and collaboration. We know that patients receive better care when a hospital administration values its workers and treats them with respect.

Click here to read the rest of the letter (PDF).

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