Lakewood (Tenet) News
Posted on June 18, 2013
On June 4th and 5th, our Bargaining Team won protections for LRNA nurses against being floated or cancelled before non-bargaining unit nurses. We continue to fight for a fair scheduling process and protection of our bargaining unit hours.
Posted on May 20, 2013
UNAC/UHCP’s new elected officers are Executive Vice President Denise Duncan, RN, Secretary Charmaine Morales, RN, and Treasurer Jettie Deden-Castillo, NP.
Posted on May 15, 2013
Over three dozen UNAC/UHCP members spoke to their Members of Congress while UNAC/UHCP President Ken Deitz hosted AFSCME TV.
Posted on May 15, 2013
Contract negotiations on Tuesday took on an exciting and energetic tone when nearly a dozen LRNA members joined our bargaining team to observe the proposals about staffing, floating, cancellation, scheduling and management’s response. We reached agreement on new lay off language protecting seniority and years of service. Join our bargaining team and coworkers on June 4 and 5 to help make sure we achieve a strong contract. Your presence makes a difference. It did on Tuesday!
Posted on May 8, 2013
Sign up online for 2013 Lakewood bargaining on Friday, May 14, 10 AM to 5 PM. Come for an hour or stay for the whole day. We will be negotiating issues near and dear to all of our hearts including staffing, scheduling and floating. Show management we are serious about these important issues. We will stand strong for patient safety and our rights at the Long Beach Airport Marriott.
Posted on March 5, 2013
New affiliate officers from Kaiser Fontana, SPNN, Pettis Memorial, Kaiser San Diego, Kaiser Orange County, Beverly Hospital, SCNSC, KPASCO, Garden Grove, Kaiser South Bay, Kaiser Baldwin Park, and Kaiser Ontario joined Ken Deitz, UNAC/UHCP President, and others for a day of training for their new roles. Some were familiar faces transitioning to new roles, others […]
Posted on February 19, 2013
Our contract expires on May 5, 2013, and we are preparing for negotiations now! The Bargaining Team will use our survey answers as a guide in developing proposals. Fill out a Bargaining Survey now, so our Bargaining Team will be clear on our priorities in contract negotiations. Every RN must fill out the survey to […]
Posted on January 14, 2013
Contract negotiations will begin in March. Make sure you stay in the know with our text alerts. Sign up here today.
Posted on October 29, 2012
If you’re still deciding how to vote on California’s myriad ballot propositions, check out the California Labor Federation endorsements. Don’t forget to vote NO on Proposition 32, which would silence our voice for patient safety. Click on the link above to see the recommendations for the other statewide ballot propositions.
Posted on October 1, 2012
UNAC/UHCP Bill Would Have Added Enforcement Measures to State’s Landmark Nursing Staff Ratios