About 600 rallied to keep SUNY Downstate Medical Center open this week.
Here’s a link to the Albany Times-Union report, which includes the UUP press release here. Here’s a link to UUP’s coverage. You can also read here but be aware you need a Time Warner password to see more than the preview . Here’s an article about layoffs.
You can help by sending a message to Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Ask him to stop this restructuring plan that will cut vital health care services and result in hundreds–if not thousands–of job losses at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. Here’s an easy link to help you do that through NYSUT’s Member Action Center.