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2018 Contract Negotiations updates with Medstar WHC

2018 Contract Negotiations update page.  Service Employees International Union Local 722, and Medstar Washington Hospital Center.

Our Collective Bargaining Agreement with WHC expires at the end of June 30, 2018. We have begun preliminary discussions with Hospital Administration to identify bargaining dates and locations.

There is a link and download available to a short survey which provide you the opportunity to actively participate in forming which proposals we submit at the bargains table.

We look forward in hearing from you.


2018 Medstar WHC Contract Survey

The Collective Bargaining Agreement (Contract) with the MedStar Washington Hospital Center expires on June 30, 2018. We want your input on our contract proposals which will be submitted at the bargaining table.  Your responses will help us put together proposals well in advance of the actual contract negotiations, and will help us fight hardest for the things you and other members want most.

To get started on the Survey:

  • Download PDF – fill out and Fax survey to (202) 483-6242
  • Download PDF  – fill out and Scan and email the survey to
  • Download PDF – fill out and give the survey to any Union Shop Steward
  • Click Here to complete survey online

For updates on the 2018 Medstar Washington Hospital Contract Negotiations click here

2017 Christmas Party

GREAT turnout for our Union 2017 Christmas Party.  Saturday, December 16, 2017
@ Martin’s Crosswinds in Greenbelt, MD.

SEIU Member Benefits Announces Auto and Home Insurance Program

SEIU Member Benefits Announces Auto and Home Insurance Program for SEIU Members and Their Families

Beginning March 26, 2018, SEIU members will have access to a new automobile and homeowner’s insurance program, available nationwide.

In a new partnership with MassDrive, the SEIU Auto and Home Insurance program allows SEIU members to obtain quotes on their personal automobile and/or home, renter, or condominium insurance needs.  Members will also be provided special group pricing from Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, a respected insurance company with over 100 years of experience.  Members can obtain a quote through an interactive website or over the phone with a licensed agent.

For more information about the new SEIU Auto and Home Insurance program, please visit the website at You may also contact the SEIU Member Service Center toll-free at 1-844-836-7348 (Mon-Fri:  8 a.m. – 8 p.m. ET, Sat: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET) or via email at .

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2017 SEIU 722 Picnic

GREAT turnout for our union picnic at Fort Lincoln Park September 9, 2017.  We had fellow union brother and sisters bring out their families to attend. Thanks to everyone attending and everyone doing their part to make it another successful family picnic.


2017 Labor Day Parade in Greenbelt, MD

Tammie Edwards

SEIU 722 members attended the parade.  The 2017 Greenbelt Labor Day Festival Parade took place on Monday, September 4, from 10am to noon. This years parade marked the 62nd year of the parade.

2017 Scholarship Winners

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Jeffrey Alexander receiving his scholarship certificate & check.