November 14th, 2011

USA Today: Kaiser mental health patients forced to wait past limit

Today, USA Today and the Huffington Post have both reported on NUHW’s “Care Delayed, Cared Denied.” Based on a survey of more than 300 mental health clinicians, “Care Delayed, Care Denied” shows in clear detail that Kaiser Permanente, California’s largest HMO, systematically understaffs its mental health services in violation of California state law, leaving some […]

September 24th, 2011

Member photos from our statewide Kaiser strike

  Photos taken by NUHW members of 21,000 Kaiser workers striking across California to protect patient care, and workers’ secure retirement and health benefits in the first statewide strike in Kaiser’s history.

August 25th, 2011

Why 17,000 RNs are joining NUHW’s statewide strike against Kaiser

Brothers and Sisters in NUHW: Next month, 17,000 Northern California RNs who are members of the California Nurses Association will join 4,000 NUHW members in a statewide strike against Kaiser. We’re standing united to stop Kaiser’s cuts. Kaiser has put takeaways on the bargaining table that would:  Eliminate Kaiser workers’ defined benefit pension, reducing workers’ […]

August 21st, 2011

A Message from CNA Nurses to Kaiser: Stop the Lies

The California Nurses Association is circulating this leaflet at Kaiser facilities, letting CNA nurses know that their contract fully protects their right to engage in a sympathy strike with NUHW members. Kaiser management is lying to CNA members in an effort to undermine our strike – and nurses aren’t buying it.   Click here to […]

August 20th, 2011

What Do Kaiser and Verizon Have in Common?

Kaiser Roseville’s Lisa Engles wrote a blog post for explaining that Verizon “ isn’t the only huge, brand name corporation that’s trying to cut workers’ healthcare benefits at a time of record profits.” Read Lisa’s blog post!