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Waiving Rules to Speed Hospital Admissions

To ensure our members get the care they need, eliminate potential delays in admission and treatment, and help New Jersey hospitals deal with the increasing demand on staff resources, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is…

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CWA Human Rights – COVID-19 Resources

While the COVID-19 outbreak has a widespread impact, for some groups the situation furthers their vulnerabilities and limitations. On this page, you will find a list of resources, campaigns, and actions to help support your families and communities as we…

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State Health Benefit Plan COVID19 Testing/Treatment – No Cost to Members

All New Jersey State Health Benefit plans will cover all testing and treatment for COVID19 without member payment of copays, deductible or any other out of pocket costs.

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CWA NJ Town Hall Call COVID-19

CWA NJ Town Hall call Thursday, March 19th at 8:00 pm and again Friday, March 20th at 11:00 am for members with information on our efforts during the COVID-19 Coronavirus crisis. If you DO NOT receive the call, you can…

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COVID-19 Coronavirus update

Union update on COVID-19

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Coronavirus Information for New Jersey Members of CWA This is an advisory for CWA Members on the current COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic. CWA has contacted all the Employers that our members work for and we have asked for clarification from each…

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR EMPLOYEES STATE EMPLOYEE LEAVE TIME AND STAFFING – COVID-19

If I am diagnosed with COVID-19, what should I do?The employee should notify their human resources office as soon as possible and forward medical documentation confirming diagnosis within three business days to the Appointing Authority’s representative or office tasked with…

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CWA Addresses Coronavirus Outbreak | Communications Workers of America

CWA Addresses Coronavirus Outbreak — Read on cwa-union.org/news/cwa-addresses-coronavirus-outbreak

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CWA Addresses Coronavirus Outbreak | Communications Workers of America

As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to affect communities across the globe, CWA leaders are engaging with employers to ensure that they are providing CWA members with comprehensive safety and prevention measures in an environment that encourages open and free…

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CWA and the State of New Jersey Contract July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2023

Contract July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2023 Contract CWA Communications Workers of American and the State of New Jersey July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2023 Contract. Administrative/Clerical Unit, Professional Unit, Higher Level Supervisory Unit, Higher Level Supervisory Unit…

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