Your Voice and Vote Counts!

2020 Census Each decade the United States government fulfills its constitutional duty to count each and every person living in the country by conducting the Census. The importance of the Census should not be underestimated. The results and… Read More

Frank Proscia, M.D., President of Doctors Council Statement on the Killing of George Floyd

When we say that Doctors Council members take care of everyone regardless of who you are and where you are from that also includes race.  We care about all our patients and communities not just when they are… Read More

Advocating for Doctors, Patients and More PPE and Ventilators during COVID-19

Dear Doctors Council members, What you are doing and the conditions you are working under during the COVID-19 pandemic is heroic.  Thank you. We continue our advocacy for more PPE and ventilators, as well as protecting your ability… Read More

Doctors Council President, Frank Proscia, M.D., Named to City & State 100 most powerful New Yorkers in health.

President, Doctors Council SEIU –  Frank Proscia, M.D. Dr. Frank Proscia was elected in 2014 to lead Doctors Council SEIU, the country’s largest union for doctors. A New York City native who grew up in a working-class family,… Read More

Contract Action

Dear Doctors Council members: The time for H+H and the affiliates (Mount Sinai, NYU, PAGNY and CDA) to settle our contracts is now!  We have been in bargaining since last year and have received no substantive proposals to… Read More

Stronger Together with Doctors Council

Doctors Council Wins Over $5 Million Dollars for Members

Doctors Council members have received over $5 million dollars in retroactive pay due to Doctors Council’s contract with CCHHS and our advocacy.  The County did not pay and process step increases and other compensation due to our members as… Read More

Special Benefits and Programming Events for Doctors Council members

Doctors Council provides many services to our members, including in bargaining, job protection, grievances and arbitrations to protect our contract rights, compensation, giving a strong voice at work, and empowering doctors to advocate in community and policy issues…. Read More

Bargaining Underway for Doctors Council members in Illinois and New Jersey

Doctors Council members in Illinois and New Jersey are in bargaining for their next contracts.  Issues being addressed include salary increases, benefits, and a voice at work. Cook County, Illinois members meet to draft proposals and prepare for… Read More

Health + Hospitals CEO Dr. Mitchell Katz meets with Doctors Council members

Shortly after being appointed CEO and President of the New York City Health + Hospitals system, Dr. Mitchell Katz met with Doctors Council members. Dr. Katz laid out his vision and strategy for the health system.  A large… Read More