NTEU Requests HHS to Establish an Emergency Leave Transfer Program for Hurricane Michael

NTEU requested that HHS establish an Emergency Leave Transfer Program for HHS employees adversely affected by Hurricane Michael.

Hurricane Michael damage at Mexico Beach, where the storm made landfall (Credit: Business Insider)
Hurricane Michael damage at Mexico Beach, where the storm made landfall (Credit: Business Insider)

Today, in anticipation of employees affected by Hurricane Michael needing additional paid leave, NTEU National President Tony Reardon asked Secretary Alex Azar to establish an Emergency Leave Transfer Program (ELTP) for HHS employees for those who have been impacted by Hurricane Michael. NTEU offered to work with HHS to solicit donations to the program. Continue reading “NTEU Requests HHS to Establish an Emergency Leave Transfer Program for Hurricane Michael”

HHS Proposals on Performance Management Appraisal

This message to bargaining unit employees focuses on protections HHS employees stand to lose if management eliminates the Article 30 covering PMAP procedures.

Overbearing boss, "You don't need NTEU. I will take care of you."
Don’t believe it.

Surprises in life can be fun. Unless they have to do with your performance appraisal.

One of the articles HHS has proposed eliminating spells out your right to a fair appraisal and to challenge your rating if managers don’t follow certain requirements. Without this article, here is what the performance management appraisal program (PMAP) would look like: Continue reading “HHS Proposals on Performance Management Appraisal”