The Fight for a Fairer Home Care System
The pandemic created new urgency around efforts to improve conditions for New York State’s beleaguered home care workers.
New York’s Nursing Home Crisis and the Future of Home Care
As the state’s population ages, home care work is in high demand. A new law would guarantee a living wage for care workers.
Nuvance Health Denies Hazard Pay for Workers at Vassar Brothers
Frontline staff requested hazard pay for risking their lives to work during the peak of the coronavirus pandemic. After waiting more than two months, they were told no by hospital management.
What Medicaid Cuts Could Mean for Home Health Care in the Hudson Valley
A program that lets people hire and train their own home health aides is likely to change if Governor Cuomo’s budget is approved as written.
The Race to Finish a Poughkeepsie Hospital
The Vassar Brothers Medical Center extension is expected to treat COVID-19 patients as soon as it's ready. But workers say the site is not safe.