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by SCOA | Jul 7, 2022 | Updates
Executed the "Campaign for Safer Courts"- a long-term, multi-tiered advocacy campaign centered on driving public awareness of safety issues created by a massive staffing shortage several years ago. This campaign was driven by rallies held in every county and a media blitz that resulted in the unprecedented hiring of 650 Court Officers.
Partnered with new benefit providers, opening up accessibility and convenience for all members and their families.
All fees waived on home loans through CrossCountry Mortgage.
Developed a Legal Services Program to provide telephone advice or in-office consultations, document review, Legal letter, Real Estate sales, purchase and mortgage refinance, uncontested divorce/separation. All free to active members plus many other reduced fee legal services.
Instituted preventative health programs which have saved dozens of members' lives by identifying presymptomatic diseases.
Brought in a national dental plan paying 100% on in-network claims. Increasing family allowance from $2500 to $6500, and doubling the orthodontic benefit.
Brought in Davis Vision, increasing the eyeglass benefit and allowing retirees to receive the benefit once a year from every two years. Receiving 98% approval from users. Discount on Lasix surgery.
Provided a free will for every active member.
Partnered with Heart Scan services to each courthouse to provide medical screenings for every interested member.
Provided discount on hearing aids through GHS.
Secured preferential treatment for SCOA members with Lodi/comp claims at Central Medical Services.
Introduced inner imaging body scans for members.
Created and managed the first-ever Supplemental Benefit Fund Trust, an annuity program for members who retire from the SCOA.
Completely restructured benefit offerings eliminating third-party administrators, saving the fund hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Created an SCOA app for members to update personal information, submit forms & receive important notifications.
Developed and produced SCOA's first-ever original radio program, highlighting the essential services performed by Court Officers and the challenges we face.
Created the dedication of new memorials for our Heroes of 9/11.
Awarded $400,000 in college scholarships to our members' children funded by Union-run events and activities.