Downey (Kaiser)


Joel Enkhorn, RN
Hospital President
Email: kdrna.hp@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Isagani Gliane, RN
Hospital Vice President
Email: kdrna.vp@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Pamela Brodersen, NP
Medical Office President
Email: kdrna.mp@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Leon McDonald, RN
Email: kdrna.ts@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Yoshini Perera, RN
Email: kdrna.sec@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Sojourner Lindsey, RN
Executive Council Representative
Email: kdrna.xcr@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Camille Alvarez Davis, RN
Master Committee Chair
Email: kdrna.mcc@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
KDRNA Officer Contact Info
Email: kdrna@unacuhcpaffiliate.org

Contract Specialist

Elaine Barrido, RN
2017 Contract Specialist
Cell: 909-643-4566
Email: kdrna.cs@unacuhcpaffiliate.org

Staff Representative

Gerardo Bajamundi, RN
Staff Representative
Email: Gerardo.Bajamundi@unacuhcp.org

Downey (Kaiser) News

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Posted on June 2, 2011

In the last year, UNAC/UHCP has emailed out critical information to members about contract negotiations, license notices, and health care benefits. Don’t be left out because we don’t have your email address. Send us your email address at publicaffairs@unacuhcp.org along with your name and your affiliate.

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AAOC: Collectively, We are Strong

Posted on May 25, 2011

The second day of the Annual Affiliate Officers Conference (AAOC) focused on creating an environment of exceptional leadership and teamwork at UNAC/UHCP. The aim was to align affiliate goals with the UNAC/UHCP vision through teamwork.

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Why Verbal Orders? Kaiser RNs Petition to Management

Posted on April 29, 2011

Kaiser RNs are patient advocates in accordance with the California Nursing Practice Act. Out of concern for the chronic and growing problem of verbal orders given in non-emergency situations, Kaiser RNs are circulating and signing a petition to Kaiser Permanente management calling for an immediate investigation and quick resolution of the problem. Click here to sign the petition. […]

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Big Victory – April 2011

Posted on April 21, 2011

Good things can happen to those who attend the labor 101 class.  In one of the 2010 classes Doug McKenzie who works in the ED learned he was started at the wrong rate of pay.  “Jim Dandy to the rescue” aka Gerardo Bajamundi fixed the mistake and Doug was given back pay to make him […]

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Resource Notebooks – April 2011

Posted on April 21, 2011

The KDRNA officers are diligently working on unit resource notebooks.  The notebooks will contain contract language for our most frequently asked questions.  Jettie Castillo, our 2011 Contract Specialist will be delivering the resource notebooks during her April rounding.

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Member Thanks – April 2011

Posted on April 21, 2011

Kaiser Downey RNs are a big part of the success for Downey’s LMP training classes.  Thanks to Karla Bernier, Jettie Castillo, Valerie Diekmann, Pam Brodersen, Vicki Rohrig, MaryAnn Nevel and Elaine Dickerhoof.  The classes are packed and participants are excited about their new knowledge gain!

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Thousands Rally in LA for Union Solidarity

Posted on March 28, 2011

Several thousand nurses, teachers, Teamsters, electricians, and other union members marched in downtown Los Angeles to protest the attacks taking place on unions across the country.

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Wisconsin Gives Me Hope

Posted on March 23, 2011

The Wisconsin protestors stood up not just for themselves but for the nation. When I went to Wisconsin and saw history for myself, it gave me hope.

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UNAC/UHCP Hits the Black Barbershop

Posted on March 8, 2011

Nurses screened hundreds of patients, and optometrists gazed into more than 200 eyeballs at this year’s African American Men’s Health and Empowerment Summit. Though the program is known as the Black Barbershop Outreach Program, this year’s event was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center, a sign of its continued growth and success.

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Kaiser Downey’s Toshiko Crawford, RN Wins Brightest Star Award

Posted on January 15, 2011

When the patients in Kaiser Downey’s gastrointestinal department started showing up unprepared for their procedures, the nurses in the unit took action.

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