Kaiser Optical

NUHW’s Kaiser Optical Chapter includes optical workers from Kaiser facilities throughout Northern California. They voted to join NUHW in 2010.

 

Organizers:

Beja Alisheva
(415) 845-2144
balisheva@nuhw.org

Peter Brogan
(916) 695-9651
pbrogan@nuhw.org

Pysay Phinith
(510) 604-6200
pphinith@nuhw.org

NUHW Kaiser Division Director:

Greg Tegenkamp
(415) 640-0648
gtegenkamp@nuhw.org

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Kaiser Optical LATEST NEWS

Gavin Newsom discusses NUHW, unions, and single-payer health care at 2018 Governor Candidate Debate

POSTED ON October 24th, 2017

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom discussed NUHW as a model union and the importance of labor unions, and voice his support of a single-payer healthcare system at NUHW’s 2018 Governor Candidate Debate in Anaheim on October 22. Newsom on NUHW: Newsom on the importance of labor unions: Newsom on single-payer healthcare:


Trump lacks moral authority to lead the nation

POSTED ON August 17th, 2017

This op-ed was originally published in the Huff Post.  By Sal Rosselli Racism is on the rise and white supremacists are on the march. And it is all being excused, justified, and normalized by a president who has proven himself, time and again, either unable or unwilling to distinguish between truth and lies, fact and […]


NUHW Pulse – June/July 2017: the latest news from NUHW

POSTED ON July 3rd, 2017

Welcome to the June/July 2017 edition of NUHW Pulse, our union’s e-newsletter! NUHW celebrates National Nursing Assistants Week We talked to Ebony Guifarro of Mission Neighborhood Health Center in San Francisco and Victor Martinez of Fountain Valley Regional Hospital in Orange County about their work as caregivers and union leaders. Read more Op-ed: Good pay is the […]


July 2017 – Around the union

POSTED ON June 22nd, 2017

Read below for the latest developments in the union, including grievance victories, visits to legislators, settlements, and bargaining updates. Workers at the University of Southern California’s Center for Advanced Lung Disease and Cystic Fibrosis voted unanimously June 14 to join NUHW. Nearly 100 workers at various USC clinics have voted to join NUHW in the […]


NUHW members win nearly three-quarter million in back bonus pay

POSTED ON June 22nd, 2017

NUHW members have won nearly $700,000 in back bonus pay in recent months in settlements with two employers. In the first settlement, members in our two Southern California Kaiser chapters won $340,000 — $300,000 for the Psych-Social Chapter and $40,000 for the Healthcare Professionals chapter. After receiving the incentive award payout in March, stewards in […]