The OPEN MINDS Executive Blueprint for Crisis ManagementBuilding Organizational Sustainability & Success in a Disrupted Health & Human Service Market
A 32-week program designed to help executive teams navigate the business, organizational, operational, and culture changes of a market in turbulence. The program, based on the seven-component OPEN MINDS executive blueprint, combines a series of 35 live educational web briefings with online technical assistance and a suite of on-demand resources.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Upholds Governor’s Order Allowing Collective Bargaining For Home Health Care Workers
On August 21, 2018, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court upheld a 2015 executive order issued by state governor Tom Wolf that allows collective bargaining by a union-like entity to represent the 20,000 home care workers providing personal care services to beneficiaries of Medicaid and similar state-funded programs. Home care recipients are the legal employers of their home care workers, with authority to hire, train, manage, pay, and fire their home care workers. The executive order offers the union authority to meet with the state Department of Human Services (DHS) to set terms and conditions of employment for all . . .