New Orientation Video on Consumer Choices
The Council has produced a video in which two consumers talk about the options available to consumer/employers for the PCA New Hire Orientation program. Deirdre explains why she chose the consumer taught option and Paul discusses why he had his PCA attend a group session.
PCA wage increases to reach $15/hour by 2018
The PCA Workforce Council and 1199SEIU, representing PCAs working in the MassHealth program, have reached agreement on a new three year labor contract.
Effective July 1, 2016, the PCA wage rate will be $14.12 per hour.
Effective July 1, 2017, the PCA wage rate will be $14.56 per hour.
Effective July 1, 2018, the PCA wage rate will be $15.00 per hour.
The complete Collective Bargaining Agreement will be posted on our website.