Archive for September 13th, 2017

School District Suspends Changes To Healthcare Plan

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

About 20 employees (less than 1% of the district’s work force) has succeeded in getting the largest employer south of San Antonio to suspend a scheduled increase in members costs towards the district’s self-funded employee health plan.

Perhaps the next step is to get these 20 or so employees to picket and protest outside the community’s two hospital systems against egregious costs. That $1,000 toothbrush charged by some hospitals could be their first bargaining chip…………………….