Marlene Ruddy, RN
Victor Quiniano, RN
Vice President
Ellyn Alcantara, RN
Josefina Lapurga, RN

Staff Representatives

Greg Lutz, RN
Staff Representative
Email: Greg.Lutz@unacuhcp.org

Balboa News

UNAC/UHCP Takes On Sacramento

Posted on May 26, 2016

During the weekend of March 11th, a delegation of UNAC/UHCP members and state officers traveled to Sacramento for the biennial AFSCME California PEOPLE Convention. The attendees included UNAC/UHCP President Denise Duncan, RN, State Secretary Charmaine Morales, RN, State Treasurer Jettie Deden-Castillo, NP, Milan Bubnevich, RN (Kaiser San Diego), Sandra Chun, RT (UTSC), Michelle Lanorias, RN […]

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Thanks for the Community Service

Posted on May 23, 2016

There was an incredible outpouring of service to the community by UNAC/UHCP members during Nurses Week this year—gifts of our labor and professionalism for those in need. In addition, several groups honored UNAC/UHCP for our contributions to health care and service to the community.

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Victory: Workplace Violence Regulations

Posted on December 16, 2015

Winning regulations to protect health care workers will be a huge victory! Thank you to every person who shared a personal story of workplace violence, testified at a Cal/OSHA hearing and signed on to the petition calling on Cal/OSHA to act.

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Hospital Violence in the News

Posted on November 12, 2015

UNAC/UHCP members shared their experiences with hospital violence with CBS LA on a featured story aired November 11.

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UNAC/UHCP Stands Up for Stronger Workplace Violence Prevention Standards

Posted on July 17, 2015

UNAC/UHCP members and allies took action before the Cal/OSHA Standards Board in Pasadena on July 16, 2015 to protest recently revised and significantly weakened workplace violence prevention regulations now under consideration for approval by the Board.

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July 16 Rally for Stronger Standards against Workplace Violence

Posted on July 13, 2015

UNAC/UHCP will be taking action before the Cal/OSHA Standards Board on July 16 to protest the recently revised and significantly weakened workplace violence prevention regulations. Join us in Pasadena as we rally to send a message to the Board that we won’t accept watered down regulatory standards!

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Take Action Against Workplace Violence

Posted on April 30, 2015

On April 30, UNAC/UHCP members met with representatives from a federal agency from Washington, DC to talk about workplace violence.

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UNAC/UHCP Members Testify at Cal/OSHA Hearing on Workplace Violence in Hospitals

Posted on April 6, 2015

On April 1, UNAC/UHCP members testified at a Cal/OSHA hearing on draft workplace violence prevention regulations currently being drafted.

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UNAC/UHCP Members Testify in Sacramento

Posted on March 16, 2015

On March 9, UNAC/UHCP members testified before the Health and Human Services Budget Subcommittee in Sacramento about the importance of prioritizing funding to improve statewide staffing ratios.

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UNAC/UHCP Member Testifies Before U.S. Congress

Posted on March 6, 2015

UNAC/UHCP member Brenda Crawford, RN, spoke in favor of fairer union election procedures at a hearing in the US House of Representatives on March 4.

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