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Media Coverage

2022


September 23, 2022
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Letter | Make Kaiser accountable on mental health services

September 23, 2022
Politico
An uptick in health worker strikes could signal a trend amid staffing shortages

September 23, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
US healthcare workers walk off the job: 14 strikes in 2022


September 22, 2022
Forbes
What Managers Need Now: 3 Overlooked Ideas Inspired By The Kaiser Permanente Strike

September 22, 2022
Capital & Main
Weak penalties and deep pockets: Why Kaiser Permanente can wait out striking mental health care workers


September 21, 2022
SF Examiner
Kaiser therapist strike prompts S.F. Supervisors to call for hearing

September 21, 2022
Pleasanton Weekly
The state of mental health care


September 20, 2022
Capital & Main
Kaiser Permanente Therapists Say Mental Health Care Shortages Worse for Non-English Speakers


September 17, 2022
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Mental health workers’ union claims Kaiser Permanente not providing psychiatric crisis care in emergency room


September 16, 2022
Wall Street Journal
Strikes Becoming More Common Amid Inflation, Tight Labor Market


September 15, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Even before Kaiser strike, patients say they had to fight company for mental health care

September 15, 2022
NBC Bay Area
No Agreement Reached Yet as Kaiser Mental Health Worker Strike Reaches One Month

September 15, 2022
KQED
One Month Into Grinding Strike, Negotiations Break Down Between Kaiser Permanente and Mental Health Workers


September 14, 2022
SF Gate
‘It’s derailed my life’: Concerns grow for patients amid ongoing Bay Area Kaiser strike


September 13, 2022
Washington Post
Largest private-sector nurses strike in U.S. history begins in Minnesota

September 13, 2022
CBS Bay Area
Kaiser mental health workers file complaint with state as strike enters 5th week


September 12, 2022
NBC Bay Area
Kaiser Mental Health Workers Allege State Law Violation


September 11, 2022
CNN
It’s not just money. Unions are fighting for better schedules, safety and work conditions


September 9, 2022
People’s World
Labor Day rally marks Kaiser mental health clinicians’ fourth week on strike

September 9, 2022
The Militant
Calif. mental health workers: ‘We fight for our patients’


September 8, 2022
Cal Matters
Unanswered cries: Why California faces a shortage of mental health workers

September 8, 2022
The Nation
Therapists in California and Hawaii are striking for mental health care

September 8, 2022
Broke-Ass Stuart
Kaiser therapists continue strike over dangerously long wait times for therapy


September 7, 2022
East Bay Express
Still on Strike: NUHW Kaiser mental healthcare workers demand better for patients

September 7, 2022
KPFA
Bay Area Kaiser mental healthcare workers on strike w/ NUHW member Jessica Dominguez

September 7, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser, union to resume bargaining 3 weeks into strike

September 7, 2022
North Bay Business Journal
Kaiser will return to contract talks with union of 2,000-plus mental health workers in California

September 7, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser will return to contract talks with union of 2,000-plus mental health workers in California

September 7, 2022
World Socialist Website
Kaiser mental health strike in Northern California enters fourth week


September 6, 2022
Nation State of Play
Ep.237 – Sarah Soroken/Sal Rosselli – National Union of Healthcare Workers

September 6, 2022
NewsRadio 830 KHVH
Rick Hamada & Rachel Kaya, Psychologist with Kaiser Permanente Maui

September 6, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser will return to contract talks with union of 2,000-plus mental health workers in CA


September 5, 2022
Hawaii News Now
Kaiser mental health workers spend Labor Day walking picket lines as strike enters 2nd week


September 4, 2022
Daily Kos
Hawaii Joins No.California KaiserPermanente Mental Health Workers Strike; CA investigates KP


September 3, 2022
KPFA
NUHW KaiserMental Health Care Professionals Strike for Patient Care!


September 2, 2022
People’s World
Striking Kaiser mental health clinicians joined by colleagues in Hawaii

September 2, 2022
SF Gate
California regulators launch investigation into Kaiser’s mental health care during strike


September 1, 2022
Marin Independent Journal
Kaiser mental health workers rally in San Rafael

September 1, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Union representing 22,000 nurses blasts Kaiser over staff shortages amid contract talks

September 1, 2022
Maui News
Still without a contract, Kaiser clinicians strike

September 1, 2022
Worker’s World
Therapists protest ‘dangerous delays in mental health care’


August 31, 2022
The Daily Californian
“Your Therapist Will See You Now.” Or Will They?

August 31, 2022
Maui Now
Kaiser mental health strike enters Day 3 with picket line moving to Maui

August 31, 2022
Capitol Weekly
Reporter’s Notebook: Reflections on Kaiser’s mental health therapy


August 30, 2022
Capital & Main
Shortage of Kaiser therapists keeps children waiting

August 30, 2022
Hawaii Public Radio
Kaiser mental health workers hold strike to address staff shortage crisis

August 30, 2022
Honolulu Star Advertiser
Kaiser mental health therapists in Hawaii launch second strike

August 30, 2022
KITV-ABC 4
Labor dispute disrupts mental health care at Kaiser Permanente Hawaii


August 29, 2022
Crooked Media
What A Day Podcast

August 29, 2022
Capital & Main
Why Kaiser Permanente Can Afford Inadequate Mental Health Care

August 29, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health workers’ strike expands to Hawaii

August 29, 2022
Honolulu Star Advertiser
Kaiser mental health therapists in Hawaii launch second strike

August 29, 2022
World Socialist Website
Kaiser mental health workers in Northern California share their experiences as strike enters third week

August 29, 2022
Hawaii News Now
Grappling with staffing shortages, Kaiser’s mental health professionals go on strike

August 29, 2022
Hawaii Free Press
Mental health workers strike begins Monday

August 29, 2022
ABC 17 KMIZ
Mental healthcare workers protest – indefinitely

August 29, 2022
Capital Radio
Kaiser mental health clinicians in California enter third week of open-ended strike

August 29, 2022
Fierce Healthcare
Kaiser Permanente’s Hawaiian mental health workers join picket lines as strike enters third week

August 29, 2022
Modern Healthcare
California investigates Kaiser over care delays amid strike

August 29
Healthcare Dive
California probes Kaiser over enrollee access to mental health appointments


August 28, 2022
Hawaii News Now
Kaiser mental health professionals on strike

August 28, 2022
KITV
Mental health workers protest indefinitely

August 28, 2022
Hawaii Free Press
Mental health workers strike begins Monday


August 27, 2022
The Press Democrat
Kaiser patients share stories of delayed or canceled care, issues that Kaiser therapists say triggered the latest strike

August 27, 2022
Big Island Now
Kaiser Mental Health Workers to Hit Picket Line Second Time This Year


August 26, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser braces for 3-month strike, dangles incentives to mental health contractors

August 26, 2022
Benefits Pro
Mental health care is a key factor in a strike by Kaiser Permanente workers

August 26, 2022
Workers’ World
Mental health workers strike for their patients

August 26, 2022
Liberation News
2,000 Kaiser mental health workers strike for better patient care

August 26, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser faces state probe over mental health access amid strike

August 26, 2022
Maui News
Mental health clinicians days away from strike


August 25, 2022
Cal Matters
State Launches Another Investigation Into Kaiser

August 25, 2022
World Socialist Website
Expand the Kaiser mental health workers strike! Demand strike pay! Fight for staffing and patients!


August 24, 2022
Politico Pro
California regulators investigate wait time for mental health care at Kaiser Permanente amid strike

August 24, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser hit with second California probe after complaints surge during mental health strike

August 24, 2022
People’s World
Fighting for their patients, Kaiser mental health clinicians enter second week of strike

August 24, 2022
The American Prospect
Union Strikes California Hospital Giant Over Violations of Mental Health Laws

August 24, 2022
Honolulu Star Advertiser
Off the News: Mental health crisis at Kaiser


August 23, 2022
Vacaville Reporter
Kaiser Vacaville mental health staff joins strike for improved patient access

August 23, 2022
Modern Healthcare
Kaiser mental health worker strike to expand to Hawaii

August 23, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health workers in Hawaii plan open-ended strike

August 23, 2022
Health Leaders Media
KP Strike Expands to Hawaii

August 23, 2022
California Healthline
Timely Mental Health Care Is a Key Factor in Strike by Kaiser Permanente Workers

August 23, 2022
Honolulu Star Advertiser
Kaiser’s mental health shortage puts patient safety at risk, national agency finds

August 23, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental healthcare worker strike enters 9th day

August 23, 2022
Health Leaders
KP mental health strike expands to Hawaii


August 22, 2022
CBS Bay Area
Over 2,000 Kaiser Permanente mental health workers striking for 2nd week

August 22, 2022
KALW
Strike by Kaiser mental health staff enters second week

August 22, 2022
KRON-4
Kaiser mental health workers enter second week of strike

August 22, 2022
Capital & Main
Kaiser therapists: Strike is about complying with the law


August 21, 2022
IndyBay
NUHW in Kaiser strike demand that Newsom and Demos prosecute flagrant violations of CA law


August 20, 2022
KQED
‘We’re drowning’: Why Kaiser mental health workers are striking

August 20, 2022
Capital & Main
Striking Kaiser therapist says patients stuck without appointments ‘don’t have that backup.’


August 19, 2022
KQED
California’s Kaiser strike is a symptom of America’s failing mental health care system

August 19, 2022
People’s World
Kaiser mental health clinicians in California strike for better patient service

August 19, 2022
Psychotherapy Notes
Kaiser to therapists on strike: We’re not abandoning patients, you are

August 19, 2022
Capital & Main
Kaiser therapists say patient neglect compels them to strike

August 19, 2022
Peoples Dispatch
Striking Kaiser Permanente workers take on the mental healthcare crisis

August 19, 2022
People’s World
Kaiser mental health clinicians in California strike for better patient service

August 19, 2022
Mercury News
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers continue strike for fifth day

August 19, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health workers in Hawaii plan open-ended strike

August 19, 2022
The Press Democrat
Kaiser mental health strike to continue next week, no agreement in sight

August 19, 2022
Kaiser Health News
Kaiser Permanente staff strike spreads to Hawaii

August 19, 2022
El Tecolote
Kaiser therapists strike to demand better patient care


August 18, 2022
Modern Healthcare
Kaiser mental health worker strike to expand to Hawaii

August 18, 2022
The Majority Report
On the picket line against Kaiser Permanente with Brian Callaci and Ilana Marcucci-Morris

August 18, 2022
KRON-4
Kaiser strike enters day 4

August 18, 2022
Waging Non-violence
California mental health care workers launch indefinite strike to protest ‘patient assembly line’

August 18, 2022
World Socialist Website
Striking California Kaiser mental health workers call for expanding their strike, as 50 Kaiser workers in Hawaii are set to join them on the picket lines


August 17, 2022
KQED
Kaiser mental health workers strike for third day in fight for increased staffing and wages

August 17, 2022
ABC-10
Where does the Kaiser Permanente strike stand now?

August 17, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Why Kaiser therapists launched an open-ended strike while California patients wait for care

August 17, 2022
Healthcare Dive
Kaiser cancels over a thousand appointments amid clinician strike

August 17, 2022
KSRO
Mental health workers at Kaiser in Santa Rosa go on strike

August 17, 2022
Healthcare Dive
Kaiser cancels over a thousand appointments amid clinician strike

August 17, 2022
World Socialist Website
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers speak out on third day of strike


August 16, 2022
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Kaiser mental health workers in Sonoma County join strike to protest staffing shortages

August 16, 2022
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Kaiser mental health workers in Sonoma County join strike to protest staffing shortages

August 16, 2022
SFGate
‘It’s atrocious’: Parents and caregivers lambast Kaiser’s youth services

August 16, 2022
Labor Notes
Kaiser clinicians strike against “separate and unequal” mental health care

August 16, 2022
West Hawaii Today
Kaiser mental health workers go on strike over staffing

August 16, 2022
Hawaii Public Radio
Some 2,000 mental health care clinicians in California are on strike | Hawai’i Public Radio

August 16, 2022
Argus Courier
Kaiser mental health workers in Sonoma County join strike to protest staffing shortages

August 16, 2022
Heath Exec
Mental health workers at Kaiser go on strike

August 16, 2022
Democracy Now!
Over 2,000 mental health worker begin strike at Kaiser Permanente

August 16, 2022
GV Wire
Fresno’s mental health clinicians working for Kaiser Permanente join statewide strike

August 16, 2022
LA Progressive
Why Kaiser therapists are striking

August 16, 2022
World Socialist Website
Kaiser striking mental health workers speak out against poor conditions

August 16, 2022
ZNet
Why Kaiser therapists are striking

August 16, 2022
Bolly Inside
More than 2,000 mental health professionals in California plan a strike


August 15, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Listen to 3 Sacramento Kaiser mental heath care workers talk about why they are on strike

August 15, 2022
World Socialist Website
Thousands of Kaiser mental health workers begin powerful open-ended strike

August 15, 2022
World Socialist Website
First day of Kaiser mental health strike brings broad support

August 15, 2022
San Jose Inside
Mental health workers to begin strikes at Kaiser NorCal facilities Monday

August 15, 2022
SF Gate
‘Harmful’ Kaiser Permanente practices lead to therapist strike in Bay Area, NorCal

August 15, 2022
KCRA
Thousands of Kaiser Permanente employees on strike Monday

August 15, 2022
ABC 7
Kaiser Permanente mental health care workers strike for better working conditions

August 15, 2022
Wall Street Journal
Kaiser Permanente mental-health workers go on strike in Northern California

August 15, 2022
Kaiser Health News
Morning Briefing: Over 2,000 Kaiser Permanente mental health workers to strike today

August 15, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser strike begins: California behavioral health staff walk out over pay, workload 

August 15, 2022
Human Resources Director
Thousands of Kaiser Permanente employees go on strike

August 15, 2022
The Guardian
Patients are getting ripped off’: California’s mental health workers go on strike

August 15, 2022
KRON
Over 2,000 Kaiser mental health clinicians on strike

August 15, 2022
KESQ-Channel 3
Kaiser mental health workers go on strike over staffing

August 15, 2022
KESQ-Channel 3
Kaiser mental health workers go on strike over staffing

August 15, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health workers to begin strike

August 15, 2022
IndyBay.org
No more Kaiser suicides! NUHW members strike Kaiser health system

August 15, 2022
The Market Realist
Kaiser Permanente staff strike over lack of mental health care access


August 14,2022
CNN
More than 2,000 California mental health clinicians set to strike

August 14,2022
NBC Bay Area
Kaiser Mental Health Workers Set to Strike Monday

August 14,2022
The Hill
More than 2,000 California mental health clinicians set to strike this week

August 14,2022
KTVU Fox Channel 2
Mental health workers prepare to strike against Kaiser

August 14,2022
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser mental health workers set to strike Monday in Northern California

August 14, 2022
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Kaiser mental health workers in Bay Area, Northern California plan to go on strike Monday morning

August 14, 2022
SF Chronicle
Kaiser mental health workers set to strike Monday in Northern California

August 14, 2022
NBC Bay Area
Kaiser Mental Health Workers Set to Strike Monday

August 14, 2022
Pleasanton Weekly
Kaiser mental health clinicians set to strike Monday

August 14, 2022
Patch
Kaiser Mental Health Workers To Strike Monday Throughout NorCal

August 14, 2022
The Mercury News
Kaiser mental health workers in Bay Area, Northern California plan to go on strike Monday morning


August 12, 2022
NPR
Mental health workers say they plan to strike

August 12,2022
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser canceling mental health appointments ahead of strikes, union says

August 12,2022
Modern Healthcare
Kaiser workers plan Monday strike, raise alarm about mental healthcare

August 12, 2022
State of Reform
Thousands of Kaiser therapists in Northern California to start striking Monday over poor working conditions

August 12, 2022
People’s World
Kaiser mental health clinicians to start open-ended strike August 15

August 12,2022
NPR
Mental health workers say they plan to strike


August 9, 2022
Health Leaders Media
Kaiser mental health workers poised to strike in NoCal


August 5, 2022
Marin Independent Journal
Marin psychologists in Kaiser part of strike threat


August 4, 2022
KQED
“We’re at a crisis point”: Kaiser mental health workers signal open-ended strike

August 4, 2022
Daily Kos
Therapists free Kaiser as mental health patients languish


August 3, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser mental health workers plan to strike this month at Northern California sites

August 3, 2022
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Kaiser mental health workers signal open-ended strike in Northern California

August 3, 2022
KTVU-FOX2
Kaiser mental health workers poised to strike

August 3, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians plan open-ended strike

August 3, 2022
Healthcare Dive
Thousands of Kaiser mental health clinicians to strike in Northern California

August 3, 2022
Patch.com
NorCal Kaiser Permanente workers poised to announce indefinite strike


August 2, 2022
SFGATE
Bay Area therapists to join huge Kaiser Permanente strike

August 2, 2022
Capital & Main
Kaiser Permanente therapists to strike

August 2, 2022
Cal Matters
Kaiser mental health workers signal open-ended strike in Northern California

August 2, 2022
Politico
Kaiser mental health strike


July 27, 2022
Capital & Main
Therapists flee Kaiser as mental health patients languish


June 30, 2022
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser mental health patients waiting months for appointments in Sacramento area, employees say


June 17, 2022
Law 360
Kaiser unit must hand over telehealth info, NLRB judge says


June 8, 2022
CounterPunch
Trench warfare in California hospitals: Kaiser clinicians prepare to strike

June 8, 2022
Portside
Kaiser clinicians prepare to strike: Trench warfare in California hospitals

June 8, 2022
ZNet
Kaiser clinicians prepare to strike


May 20, 2022
Hawaii Public Radio
Kaiser mental health workers continue 3-day strike


May 19, 2022
Maui News
Kaiser mental health clinicians during Maui strike: ‘They pushed us to this’

May 19, 2022
Hawaii News Now
Scores of Kaiser mental health clinicians on 3-day strike after contract negotiations stall


May 18, 2022
Honolulu Star Advertiser
Kaiser’s mental health clinicians strike

May 18, 2022
Big Island Now
Kaiser Permanente therapists take to picket line

May 18, 2022
West Hawaii Today
Mental health providers strike: Kaiser Permanente staffers to picket today in Kailua-Kona

May 18, 2022
KITV4  News
Kaiser mental health providers strike for reform

May 18, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health workers in Hawaii begin strike


May 17, 2022
KHON2 News
Kaiser mental health providers strike


May 16, 2022
Scientific American
Mental health care should be available for all, not a luxury


May 15, 2022
Maui Now
Hawai’i Kaiser clinicians poised to strike over dangerous lack in mental health services


May 13, 2022
Hawaii Pubic Radio
Kaiser mental health providers planning to strike want more staff and support


May 13, 2022
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Kaiser’s mental health clinicians say they are ready to strike


May 13, 2022
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser’s  Hawaii mental health workers set to strike


January 4, 2022
BeyondChron
Kaiser Permanente in COVID time:  Health care and our heroes


2021


November 10, 2021
SFGate
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians in the Bay Area and the Central Valley will hold a one-day strike next week


November 9, 2021
Fox-2 KTVU
Kaiser mental health clinicians announce 1-day strike over understaffing, long patient wait times

November 9, 2021
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health clinicians set Nov. 19 strike date

November 9, 2021
Vallejo Times-Herald
Kaiser mental health therapists expected to strike on Nov. 19


October 29, 2021
California Healthline
California law aims to strengthen access to mental health services


September 21, 2021
NBC San Diego
Breakdown: Kaiser Permanente criticized for mental health care


September 21, 2021
Becker’s Hospital Review
Members, therapists criticize Kaiser Permanente’s mental health coverage: 6 things to know


June 28, 2021
KQED San Francisco
There’s only 1 drug for postpartum depression. Why does Kaiser make it so hard to get?


May 3, 2021
Capital & Main
Inside Kaiser Permanente’s broken mental health care system


January 17, 2021
San Francisco Chronicle
New state bill seeks to reduce wait times for mental health follow-up visits


2020


December 31, 2020
Cal Matters
California widens mental health conditions insurers must cover


August 10, 2020
San Francisco Examiner
Legislation to expand access to mental health services makes its way through state legislature


January 15, 2020
The Sacramento Bee
‘Historic moment” for mental health parity. Kaiser workers applaud Newsom’s oversight goals


2019


December 28, 2019
Liberation News
NUHW workers strike for better mental health care for their patients


December 25, 2019
Black Voice News
Mental health outcry targets Kaiser – and state regulators


December 23, 2019
World Socialist Web Site
Five-day strike of Kaiser Permanente mental health workers ends


December 21, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Despite quick fixes, Kaiser mental health care still lags


December 21, 2019
Vacaville Reporter
Kaiser mental health workers protest outside Vacaville campus


December 20, 2019
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser mental health workers turn up the heat on employer at rally at California Capitol


December 19, 2019
People’s World
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians strike for patient care


December 18, 2019
CalMatters
Mental health care outcry targets Kaiser — and state regulators


December 18, 2019
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Kaiser Permanente’s mental health workers stage 1-day strike in Santa Rosa


December 18, 2019
My News LA
Kaiser workers plan more picket lines


December 18, 2019
World Socialist Web Site
California: Kaiser Permanente health care workers speak from the picket line


December 18, 2019
KPIX-5 SF Bay Area
Kaiser mental health workers enter 3rd day of statewide strike


December 18, 2019
KPIX-5 SF Bay Area
Kaiser mental health workers enter 3rd day of statewide strike


December 17, 2019
Ventura County Star
Kaiser mental health workers in Simi, T.O., and Ventura go on strike


December 17, 2019
CBS SF Bay Area
Mental health workers strike across CA


December 16, 2019
NPR
California Kaiser mental health workers launch strike; problems ‘keep getting worse’


December 16, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser mental heath workers picket outside SF Medical Center


December 16, 2019
Orange County Register
Kaiser mental heath workers launch 5-day, statewide strike


December 16, 2019
San Francisco Examiner
Kaiser mental health workers start 5-day strike


December 16, 2019
NBC-7 San Diego
Kaiser Permanente employees strike for improved mental healthcare system


December 16, 2019
23 ABC News KERO
Kaiser Permanente employees on strike


December 16, 2019
San Rafael Patch
Kaiser mental health workers start 5-day strike


December 16, 2019
SF Indy Media
Don’t deny my patients! 4,000 NUHW CA Kaiser healthcare workers start 5-day strike


December 16, 2019
KRON-4 Bay Area
Kaiser mental health workers across California strike


December 16, 2019
ABC-7 San Francisco
Kaiser mental health workers start 5-day strike across CA


December 16, 2019
NBC-Los Angeles
Kaiser mental health workers strike in California


December 16, 2019
Fox-5 San Diego
Kaiser mental health workers to strike ‘from Sacramento to San Diego’


December 16, 2019
ABC-10 San Diego
Kaiser mental health workers begin 5-day strike


December 16, 2019
KTLA-5
Kaiser patients still struggle to get timely mental health treatment after years of state sanctions, fines


December 16, 2019
CBS-8 San Diego
Kaiser workers in San Diego, across CA plan 5-day strike amid labor standoff

December 16, 2019
NBC-7 San Diego
Kaiser’s mental health professionals strike in California

December 16, 2019
Sacramento Bee
Behavioral health workers picket Kaiser over access to care

December 16, 2019
Daily Breeze
Kaiser mental health workers launch 5-day, statewide strike

December 16, 2019
23ABC News Bakersfield
Kaiser Medical Center workers in Bakersfield take part in statewide strike

December 16, 2019
CBS Los Angeles
Thousands of California Kaiser workers kick off 5-day strike

December 16, 2019
Los Angeles Times
Kaiser touts mental health gains, but patients still struggle to get timely treatment


December 15, 2019
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser’s 4,000 behavioral health workers launch 5-day strike statewide

December 15, 2019
CBS-5 SF Bay Area
5-day Kaiser mental health workers strike set to start Monday


December 14, 2019
Denton Daily
4,000 behavioral health workers will strike at Kaiser starting Monday


December 13, 2019
The Mercury News
Kaiser mental health workers plan week-long strike starting Monday

December 13, 2019
San Francisco Business Times
Kaiser mental health workers plan for 5-day strike


December 12, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser mental health workers to begin five-day strike across California Monday


December 7, 2019
The Mercury News
4,000 mental health workers prepare for statewide strike


December 6, 2019
The Orange County Register
Kaiser mental health workers prepare for statewide strike


December 5, 2019
Politico
California: Kaiser Permanente strike back on

December 5, 2019
Health Leaders Media
Union reschedules Kaiser Permanente strike postponed after CEO’s death


December 4, 2019
San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Kaiser workers reschedule strike for mid-December

December 4, 2019
Sacramento Bee
Behavioral health clinicians announce new strike dates at Kaiser facilities in California


November 11, 2019
Fox Business
CEO’s death postpones strike by 4,000 medical professionals

November 11, 2019
California Globe
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers delay strike after death of company CEO


November 10, 2019
The Mercury News
Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson dead at 60; union postpones strike

November 10, 2019
CBS-8 San Diego
Kaiser workers in San Diego, across CA postpone strike after death of company CEO

November 10, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Union postpones strike after death of Kaiser CEO Bernard Tyson

November 10, 2019
Sacramento Bee
Strike against Kaiser put on hold after sudden death of Kaiser CEO

November 10, 2019
Fox-5 San Diago
Health workers postpone strike after Kaiser CEO dies


November 8, 2019
Los Angeles Times
As Kaiser Permanente faces another labor battle, critics question its mission

November 8, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser mental health workers to begin 5-day strike Monday across California


November 7, 2019
Fontana Times-Herald
Kaiser mental health clinicians are planning a strike at Kaiser Permanente in Fontana and other facilities


November 5, 2019
Los Angeles Daily News
Kaiser looks to avoid disruption as mental health workers prepare to strike


October 28, 2019
San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Workers strike at Kaiser’s Simi Valley mental health clinic


October 23, 2019
Politico
Kaiser mental health workers to strike

October 23, 2019
Sacramento Bee
4,000 mental health workers to strike at 100 Kaiser facilities

October 23, 2019
Modern Healthcare
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers vote to strike

October 23, 2019
The Mercury News
Kaiser mental health workers gear up for statewide strike

October 23, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Candlelight vigil held by Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians


October 21, 2019
Bay Area IndyMedia
Kaiser therapists take to the streets to protest HMO’s failure to provide mental health services


October 19, 2019
The Mercury News
Kaiser clinicians and patients protest long appointment waits and not enough providers


October 17, 2019
People’s World
Kaiser mental health clinicians step up their fight for patient care

October 17, 2019
People’s World
Kaiser mental health clinicians step up their fight for patient care


October 14, 2019
Los Angeles Daily News
Kaiser workers gather at Los Angeles Medical Center to protest inadequate staffing, long patient waits

October 14, 2019
San Bernardino Sun
Kaiser workers gather at Los Angeles Medical Center to protest inadequate staffing

October 14, 2019
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health clinicians protest outside facilities in Oakland, Los Angeles


October 13, 2019
SF Gate
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians protest slow contract talks

October 13, 2019
KCBS Radio
Kaiser therapists protest


October 12, 2019
SF Gate
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians plan contract protest


September 19, 2019
People’s World
California Kaiser mental health clinicians in fight for patient care


September 17, 2019
SF Gate
Therapists at Kaiser facility in Pleasanton stage one-day strike

September 17, 2019
KRON 4
Kaiser mental health workers rally in East Bay for better access to care


September 10, 2019
LA Daily News
Kaiser announces ‘last, best and final’ contract offer for 4,000 California workers


September 9, 2019
Daily Breeze
Kaiser announces ‘last, best and final’ contract offer for 4,000 California workers


August 22, 2019
North Bay Business Journal
Union officials blast Kaiser Permanente’s ‘last, best and final’ proposal to mental health workers


July 16, 2019
Bloomberg Law
Unions at work: Kaiser mental health workers nix proposed pacts


July 12, 2019
People’s World
Calif. mental health clinicians to Kaiser Permanente: Let us care for patients

July 12, 2019
Pasadena Business Now
Mental health workers across California reject Kaiser Permanente contract offer

July 12, 2019
Fairfield Daily Republic
Mental health care clinicians turn down Kaiser contract


July 11, 2019
North Bay Business Journal
Kaiser Permanente, unionized mental health care clinicians fail to reach a deal

July 11, 2019
KFI AM 640
Kaiser mental health workers reject latest contract offer

July 11, 2019
Fairfield Daily Republic
Kaiser talks mental health care efforts in advance of contract vote


July 10, 2019
Capitol Weekly
Kaiser mental health workers vote on contract

July 10, 2019
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser workers protest mental health patient wait times in second strike

July 10, 2019
KQED
Kaiser Permanente therapists hold one-day strike in San Francisco over staffing shortages

July 10, 2019
San Francisco Business Times
San Francisco’s hospitals grapple with severe mental health care shortage for children

July 10, 2019
KPFA
Kaiser mental health workers one day strike

July 10, 2019
ABC-7 News
Kaiser mental health workers strike in San Francisco, demand more staffing for patients

July 10, 2019
ABC-7 News
Kaiser mental health workers strike in San Francisco, demand more staffing for patients

July 10, 2019
KALW
Kaiser mental health workers strike in SF to protest long wait times for children

July 10, 2019
San Francisco Examiner
Mental health clinicians call for better staffing and services at Kaiser


July 9, 2019
San Francisco Examiner
Kaiser mental health workers walk out over understaffing, lack of resources


July 8, 2019
San Francisco Examiner
Kaiser executives need to change their priorities


July 7, 2019
48 Hills
Kaiser workers prepare for strike over mental-health staffing


July 3, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser Permanente should have higher priorities than Warriors arena deal


June 23, 2019
KGO-7
Unions criticize Kaiser Permanente for ‘Thrive City’ Deal

June 23, 2019
KRON-4
Kaiser workers upset over ‘Thrive City’ plans

June 23, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser’s partnership deal for Warriors arena plaza could hit $295 million


June 9, 2019
Fox-5 San Diego
Mental health clinicians call off plans to strike


June 7, 2019
People’s World
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians may strike to prevent more suicides


June 6, 2019
Los Angeles Times
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers threaten to strike


June 5, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser’s mental health workers plan California strike Tuesday


June 4, 2019
Argus Courrier
Kaiser’s mental health workers’ union sets strike to start next week


June 3, 2019
Manhattan Beach Patch
4,000 Kaiser staffers to strike over lagging mental health care

June 3, 2019
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Kaiser’s mental health workers prepare to walk off job June 11

June 3, 2019
Fox 5 San Diego
Mental health workers plan strike at Kaiser clinics

June 3, 2019
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers plan indefinite strike over patient care concerns


May 20, 2019
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Union accuses Kaiser of inadequate mental health evaluations

May 20, 2019
Redwood City Patch
Peninsula Kaiser workers aim to rally over priorities


May 17, 2019
KHTS Santa Clarita
Thousands of mental health workers prepare to strike over 100 Kaiser Permanente locations

May 17, 2019
CBS-SF Bay Area
Mental health clinicians threaten statewide strike

May 17, 2019
The Sacramento Bee
4,000 Kaiser therapists authorize indefinite strike in CA


May 16, 2019
Vallejo Times-Herald
Kaiser mental health workers union threatens open-ended strike


May 8, 2019
ABC News
California health care union protests Joe Biden fundraiser

May 8, 2019
Common Dreams
With protest outside big-dollar fundraiser, healthcare union members call on Biden to back their fight against Kaiser


May 7, 2019
Westwood Patch
Joe Biden’s LA visit to draw big donors, union protesters

May 7, 2019
Daily Kos
Biden’s private fundraiser with CA’s largest HMO to be picketed by healthcare workers

May 7, 2019
The Hill
Health care workers to picket outside Biden fundraiser

May 7, 2019
Huffington Post
Union plans picket of Joe Biden fundraiser hosted by Kaiser board member


May 1, 2019
Pasadena Business Now
It’s not about the pay, but the patients, claim Kaiser Permanente mental health therapists


April 25, 2019
USC Annenberg Radio
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers got on strike in Pasadena


April 24, 2019
Becker’s Hospital Review
Union’s TV commercial in DC accuses Kaiser Permanente of delaying, denying mental healthcare


April 23, 2019
NH Labor News
Healthcare union pushes back against Kaiser Permanente with new ad


April 19, 2019
Pasadena Now
Therapists pledge one-day strike at Kaiser Permanente Pasadena facility

April 19, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
With union support, Kaiser patients demand CEO meeting over mental health


April 17, 2019
KALW Public Radio
Patients rally outside Kaiser HQ to demand better mental health care


April 16, 2019
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health patients to rally outside Oakland HQ, demand meeting with CEO


March 10, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
After daughter’s suicide, grieving parents denounce gaps in access to mental health care

March 10, 2019
CALMatters
For families across California, a desperate struggle to get mental health care


January 4, 2019
The California Aggie
Mental health strike against Kaiser Permanente


January 3, 2019
Capitol Weekly
Organized labor in California as 2019 begins


2018


December 31, 2018
OC Weekly
Kaiser mental health workers launch statewide strike


December 27, 2018
WorkWeek Radio
The Kaiser suicides and NUHW strike and People’s Park privatization fightback


December 22, 2018
The Guardian
Pennsylvania nurses inspired by teachers’ strikes to “fight the same fight”


December 21, 2018
Labor Notes
Kaiser clinicians go on the offensive for patient access


December 20, 2018
Sacramento Bee
Kaiser settled 2014 patient-dumping class-action suit earlier this year, court records show

December 20, 2018
Workers World
On the picket line: California mental healthcare workers’ strike wins solidarity

December 20, 2018
Modern Healthcare
Kaiser settles lawsuit alleging “patient dumping”

December 20, 2018
People’s World
Striking health workers demand parity for mental and physical health care


December 19, 2018
KALW – 91.7 FM San Francisco
What have workers won through strikes and efforts to unionize in 2018?


December 18, 2018
Mother Jones
Kaiser clinicians say Kaiser’s mental health care is awful

December 18, 2018
Beyond Chron
Kaiser strike highlights problems with VA MISSION ACT

December 18, 2018
Bakersfield Californian
Community voices: mental health workers are not on strike for a pay raise


December 16, 2018
Marin Independent Journal
Marin voice: Kaiser’s full page ad tells “only one side of a story”


December 15, 2018
SF Bay Area Indymedia
Kaiser mental health care workers on the picket line in Oakland

December 15, 2018
Daily Republic
Kaiser says strike is about pay; caregivers want less time with patients

December 15, 2018
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Kaiser patients speak out about lengthy waits for mental health therapy


December 14, 2018
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers end 5-day strike

December 14, 2018
Vallejo Times Herald
Shay Loftus, Ph.D.: the hardest moments

December 14, 2018
People’s World
Permanente mental health clinicians strike for better patient care

December 14, 2018
Daily Republic
Mental health professionals say Kaiser short-changes patients


December 13, 2018
Hilltop Monitor
4,000 Kaiser mental health clinic workers launch 5-day strike in California

December 13, 2018
Liberation News
Kaiser strike “civil rights issue of our time”

December 13, 2018
Click Lancashire Independent Dues
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians across California begin 5-day strike

December 13, 2018
San Fernando Valley Business Journal
Mental health workers strike at Kaiser Woodland Hills Medical Center

December 13, 2018
The Downey Patriot
Mental health workers strike outside of Kaiser

December 13, 2018
The Mercury News (San Jose)
Kaiser mental health workers explain why they’re striking


December 12, 2018
Xinhua.net
San Francisco mental health professionals step up protest over staff shortage

December 12, 2018
San Mateo Daily Journal
Striking Kaiser workers expand picketing

December 12, 2018
KALW-91.7 FM
Mental health workers strike for their patients, improved working conditions

December 12, 2018
Vallejo Times Herald
Kaiser health workers protesting for patients

December 12, 2018
San Rafael Patch
Kaiser strike continues: clinicians expand picketing locations

December 12, 2018
KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area
Kaiser strike expands: picket lines at 7 Bay Area locations

December 12, 2018
KTVU FOX 2 Oakland
Day 3: striking workers expand picketing to 14 locations

December 12, 2018
KSRO Sonoma County
Mental health workers at Kaiser Santa Rosa continue to demand improvements in care as strike continues


December 11, 2018
CBS13 CBS Sacramento
VIDEO: Kaiser Permanente mental health employees strike on 2nd day

December 11, 2018
KTVU Fox 2 News
VIDEO: Striking mental health workers at Kaiser want shorter wait times for patients

December 11, 2018
KRON 4 News
VIDEO: Kaiser mental health workers go on day 2 of strike

December 11, 2018
SF Bay Area Indymedia
Justice for Kaiser patients and NUHW workers! Stop the suicides from profiteering and cost shifting

December 11, 2018
California Healthline
About 4,000 Kaiser Permanente mental health care workers kick off Weeklong strike over staffing

December 11, 2018
KQED San Francisco
Mental health workers start weeklong strike

December 11, 2018
KTVU FOX 2 Oakland
Striking mental health workers at Kaiser want shorter wait times for patients

December 11, 2018
FierceHealthcare
More than 4,000 Kaiser Permanente employees begin strike over mental health care access

December 11, 2018
KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area
Kaiser mental health care workers strike leads to cancelled surgeries

December 11, 2018
The Press Democrat
Santa Rosa mental health workers strike at Kaiser, asking for more support

December 11, 2018
KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area
Kaiser cancels surgeries during mental health therapists’ strike

December 11, 2018
TheFix.com
Mental health specialists strike over staffing, resource issues at Kaiser Permanente

December 11, 2018
KRON 4 Bay Area
Permanente mental health workers go on day 2 strike

December 11, 2018
Fontana Herald News
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers go on strike


December 10, 2018
Therapy Reimagined
PODCAST: Modern therapists strike back

December 10, 2018
KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area
VIDEO: Kaiser mental health clinicians begin 5-day walkout

December 10, 2018
10News – ABC San Diego KGTV
VIDEO: Kaiser Permanente mental health workers start a strike

December 10, 2018
Sacramento Bee
VIDEO: Kaiser Permanente’s workers launch a five-day strike over patient care

December 10, 2018
KPBS News
VIDEO: Kaiser mental health workers start five-day strike

December 10, 2018
ABC30 Action News
VIDEO: Mental health workers picket for more staffing outside Fresno’s Kaiser Permanente

December 10, 2018
KRON 4 News
VIDEO: Mental health workers at Kaiser begin 5-day strike

December 10, 2018
KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area
VIDEO: Kaiser Permanente mental health care workers strike

December 10, 2018
CBS Los Angeles
VIDEO: Kaiser mental health workers start 5-day strike across California

December 10, 2018
ABC7 – San Francisco Bay Area
VIDEO: Kaiser Permanente strike: 4,000 mental health workers begin 5-day strike

December 10, 2018
Sacramento Bee
Healthcare worker talks about the strike at Kaiser Permanente facility on Morse Avenue

December 10, 2018
KGTV Claremont Mesa
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers start strike

December 10, 2018
Orange County Register
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers begin strike

December 10, 2018
Redlands Daily Facts
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers begin strike

December 10, 2018
Times of San Diego
Mental health clinicians begin 5-day strike at Kaiser Permanente

December 10, 2018
ABC-7 KGO San Francisco
Kaiser mental health workers begin 5-day strike in California

December 10, 2018
KPCC 89.3
Expect delays during Kaiser’s 5-day Strike

December 10, 2018
Kaiser Health News
Weeklong strike to start for 4,000 Kaiser Permanente mental health professionals in California

December 10, 2018
Daily Republic
Mental health workers to strike at Kaiser Vacaville

December 10, 2018
Sacramento Bee
Thousands of nurses, behavioral health workers picket Kaiser over statewide patient care

December 10, 2018
Daily Press (Victorville)
Kaiser mental health workers walk out

December 10, 2018
Manteca Bulletin
Kaiser mental health workers strike for week

December 10, 2018
Healthcare Dive
Hospital labor skirmishes: the year in review

December 10, 2018
SocialistWorker.org
Why social workers need to join the strike wave

December 10, 2018
San Mateo Daily Journal
Kaiser mental health clinicians to strike

December 10, 2018
CBS San Francisco
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers walk off the job

December 10, 2018
ABC-10 Sacramento
Kaiser Permanente mental health employees strike: need to know

December 10, 2018
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers begin strike

December 10, 2018
CBS-13 Sacramento
Kaiser Permanente mental health professionals picket after wage talks stall

December 10, 2018
Newser.com
Mental health workers start weeklong strike in California

December 10, 2018
ABC-30 Fresno
Mental health workers picket for more staffing outside Fresno’s Kaiser Permanente

December 10, 2018
San Diego Patch
Kaiser clinicians begin weeklong strike in San Diego County

December 10, 2018
MyNewsLA.com
Kaiser mental health clinicians begin 5-day strike

December 10, 2018
BakersfieldNow.com
Bakersfield Kaiser mental health workers strike

December 10, 2018
Marin Independent Journal
Kaiser San Rafael says it is meeting emergency mental health needs despite strike

December 10, 2018
KARE-11 Minneapolis, MN
Kaiser mental health workers begin strike: “our patients are suffering”

December 10, 2018
WHAS-11 Louisville, KY
Kaiser mental health workers, others strike this week

December 10, 2018
The Reporter (Vacaville)
Kaiser mental health workers, others strike this week

December 10, 2018
CBS Sacramento
Kaiser mental health workers strike over staffing-level concerns

December 10, 2018
KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area
Kaiser Permanente strike; 4,00 mental health workers begin 5-day strike

December 10, 2018
KPIX CBS San Francisco Bay Area
Thousands of Kaiser Permanente workers go on strike

December 10, 2018
KPBS News
Kaiser mental health workers start five-day strike

December 10, 2018
KCRA-3 Sacramento
Holiday becomes debate topic in Kaiser mental health strike

December 10, 2018
Fox-40 Sacramento
Thousands of Kaiser Permaente mental health professionals begin strike

December 10, 2018
Mercury News (San Jose)
Kaiser strike: mental health workers picket over staffing, benefits

December 10, 2018
ABC-10 San Diego
Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians across California begin 5-day strike

December 10, 2018
Modern Healthcare
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers begin 5-day strike

December 10, 2018
KABC-TV Los Angeles
Thousands of Kaiser Permanente mental health workers

December 10, 2018
NBC Bay Area
Kaiser mental health clinicians on strike

December 10, 2018
Victorville Daily Press
Kaiser mental health workers walk out

December 10, 2018
ABC-7 Fresno County
Mental health workers picket for more staffing outside Fresno’s Kaiser Permanente

December 10, 2018
Seattle Times
Mental health workers start weeklong strike in California

December 10, 2018
Daily Breeze (Torrance)
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers begin strike

December 10, 2018
WebWire
Statement on NUHW strike

December 10, 2018
NBC-7 San Diego
Thousands of Kaiser Permanente workers to strike for more staffing, higher wages

December 10, 2018
CBS-2 Los Angeles
Mental health workers start 5-day strike across California

December 10, 2018
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser mental health workers strike, citing long patient wait times

December 10, 2018
Los Angeles Daily News
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers begin strike

December 10, 2018
follownews
Kaiser Permanente mental health workers start weeklong strike in California

December 10, 2018
Becker’s Hospital Review
4,000 Kaiser mental health clinic workers launch 5-day strike in California

December 10, 2018
Mercury News (San Jose)
The Kaiser walkout: by the numbers

December 10, 2018
NBC-4 Southern California
Kaiser mental health clinicians set to begin 5-day strike

December 10, 2018
Charlotte Observer
Mental health workers start weeklong strike in California


December 9, 2018
Mercury News (San Jose)
Kaiser strike: mental health workers to picket over staffing, benefits

December 9, 2018
San Francisco Chronicle
Kaiser mental health workers to strike for 5 days

December 9, 2018
NBC-11 Bay Area/Bay City News
Kaiser mental health clinicians on strike starting Monday

December 9, 2018
NBC-7 San Diego
Thousands of Kaiser Permanente workers to strike for better patient care, staffing needs

December 9, 2018
ABC Channel 30/Bay City News
Thousands of Kaiser Permanente mental health clinicians plan 5-day strike in California

December 9, 2018
San Francisco Chronicle/Bay City News
Kaiser mental health clinicians on strike starting Monday


December 8, 2018
Tech Times
4,000 Kaiser Permanente mental health workers to go on strike in California


December 7, 2018
OC Weekly
Mental health clinicians strike at Kaiser Anaheim Medical Center next week

December 7, 2018
The Hill
4,000 mental health professionals go on strike in California

December 7, 2018
USA Today
Will your therapist go on strike? 4,000 mental health workers protesting Kaiser Permanente

December 7, 2018
Pharmacy Choice
Mental health clinicians strike at kaiser Anaheim Medical Center next week


December 6, 2018
Pharmacy Choice
4,000 behavioral health workers will strike at Kaiser starting Monday

December 6, 2018
North Bay Business Journal
Kaiser Permanente’s unionized mental health clinicians prepare for weeklong strike

December 6, 2018
Sacramento Bee
4,000 behavioral health workers will strike at Kaiser starting Monday


November 30, 2018
Becker’s Hospital Review
Kaiser mental health clinicians to walk off job Dec. 10


November 29, 2018
KHTS
Kaiser’s mental health workers plan 5-day statewide strike, including Santa Clarita


November 21, 2018
Sacramento Business Journal
Union duels with Kaiser Permanente over mental health care staffing


November 20, 2018
Vallejo Times Herald
Kaiser mental health clinicians authorize five-day strike


November 19, 2018
San Francisco Examiner
Kaiser mental health workers authorize five-day strike

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