Bargaining Summary – Session #8 (05/04/22)

RFPU-NW and UW Labor Relations (UW) met for the eighth (virtual) bargaining session.  Articles discussed: Article 1, Definitions: RFPU agreed to keep language that defines a resident or fellow as “accredited by the ACGME” and add “dental” to the definition.  Article 3, Childcare: RFPU provided an updated proposal that UW Children’s Centers application fees will … Continue reading Bargaining Summary – Session #8 (05/04/22)

Bargaining Summary – Session #6 (03/23/22)

RFPU-NW and UW Labor Relations (UW) met for the sixth (virtual) bargaining session.  Articles discussed: Article 3, Childcare: UW proposed adding an additional $10,000/year to the Childcare Fund, for a total of $60,000/year. RFPU-NW estimates there are about 240 resident families at UW each year. UW also proposed adding multiple links to resources. As a … Continue reading Bargaining Summary – Session #6 (03/23/22)

Fall 2021 Childcare Fund Application is Open!

Fall Childcare Fund TimelineApplication Open: September 1stApplication Deadline: 11:59pm on September 15thNotice from RFPU: By September 18thAppeals: Submit by11:59pm on September 25thDisbursement from UW HR: Usually within 2-3 pay periods after appeals date Childcare Fund Eligibility and Determination Criteria: Inclusion Criteria. Inclusion is based on the household income, expressed in Adjusted Gross Income (AGI). Must be a dues-paying member of the RFPUFor … Continue reading Fall 2021 Childcare Fund Application is Open!

Negotiation Prep Time – Article Planning Meetings

Join your co-residents & fellows to discuss how these articles can be improved in our next contract & draft language for our proposals. No prior contract/legal experience required, and we highly encourage first timers! It's important that we get different perspectives from our Union Members (you!) in order to make sure that our contract proposals … Continue reading Negotiation Prep Time – Article Planning Meetings

NOW OPEN: Spring 2021 Childcare Fund Application

Eligibility and disbursement criteria that are used for this fund can be found here on our website.  Purpose: The RFPU Childcare Program is a benefit to help support residents and fellows with young children.APPLY HERE!   TimelineApplication Deadline: 11:59pm on March 15, 2021Notice from RFPU: March 18, 2021Appeals Deadline: 11:59pm on March 25, 2021Disbursement from UW HR: Usually within 2-3 pay periods after appeals date. You … Continue reading NOW OPEN: Spring 2021 Childcare Fund Application

The Fall 2020 Childcare Fund Application is Open

Eligibility and disbursement criteria that are used for this fund are on our website.  TimelineApplication Deadline: 11:59pm on Monday, September 28thNotice from RFPU: By Thursday, October 1stAppeals Deadline: 11:59pm on Thursday, October 8thDisbursement from UW HR: Late October or Early November Apply Here! You will hear from us regarding your eligibility for the fund, including your weighted score by October 1st, … Continue reading The Fall 2020 Childcare Fund Application is Open