Doctors Council SEIU

We are pleased that our union, Doctors Council SEIU, is endorsing Ben Kallos.

We are proud to be supporting such a strong advocate for quality healthcare in our City...

Doctors Council SEIU, a professional organization for doctors, is the nation's oldest and largest union of attending physicians and dentists in the United States, with approximately 3,000 members in New York City, and additional members in other states across the country. Formed in 1973, Doctors Council SEIU represents attending physicians and dentists at Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) facilities and hospitals, including doctors employed by the affiliates New York University School of Medicine, the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and the Physician Affiliate Group of New York (PAGNY). HHC is the largest public hospital system in the nation. Doctors Council SEIU also represents doctors in New York Mayoral agencies including the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) as well as doctors working at Rikers Island, the largest correctional facility in the nation. Affiliated with SEIU, Doctors Council SEIU is a national union of both public and private doctors.

Thank you and we look forward to working with you to protect our public healthcare system.


Barry Liebowitz, M.D.

Frank Proscia, M.D.
1st Vice President/ Executive Director