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Caregivers at Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center Ratify Contract With Big Raises to Address Understaffing After seven months of negotiations, nearly 600 workers at Providence Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Tarzana have ratified a four-year contract...
NUHW members to picket Children’s Hospital Oakland on Jan. 25 “It’s a bridge too far.” UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Caregivers Joined by Parents and Community Leaders Seek Guarantee that...
Hawai’i Therapists Protest Kaiser Permanente Shortchanging Both Therapists and Hawai’i Patients Kaiser recently agreed to improvements in patient care and compensation for therapists on the mainland, but insists on paying therapists...
Safety issues, short staffing prompt strike authorization of 800 healthcare workers at Fountain Valley Regional Medical Center After months of complaints to the California Department of Public Health about worsening conditions at the hospital and stalled contract...
Kaiser Permanente Mental Health Clinicians in Hawai’i to Start Open-Ended Strike Monday, Aug. 29 Mental health clinicians to strike Kaiser Permanente facilities across Hawai’i beginning 6 a.m. Monday, Aug. 29 Clinicians will strike for...
More than 2,000 Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians to start open-ended strike August 15  “We’re serving a strike notice because our patients aren’t receiving needed services.” Outraged that patients wait months for therapy sessions,...
Kaiser Permanente to face state mental health probe In a highly unusual move, California’s Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) is launching a comprehensive “non-routine survey” to examine...
Kaiser Hawaii mental health therapists to strike starting May 18 Demand for mental health services in Hawaii is surging, but Kaiser Permanente fails to add adequate staff or improve access,...
LA Mayoral Debate, Saturday, 10 a.m. March 26 Karen Bass, Kevin de León and Mike Feuer will discuss critical issues facing Los Angeles in forum sponsored by the...
850 RNs and healthcare professionals at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital vote to join NUHW FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. — Approximately 850 registered nurses and healthcare professionals at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital have voted to join...
Mental health therapists at Kaiser Permanente to strike on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Mental health therapists at Kaiser Permanente to strike on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day  Therapists are striking to protest...
Kaiser clinicians authorize strike in Northern California and Hawaii Kaiser Permanente psychologists, therapists and social workers in Northern California and Hawaii voted overwhelmingly in October to authorize a strike...