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Midwives/WOCN (Kaiser)

Officers

Nancy Rouse, CNM
President
Mary Fox, CNM
Vice President CNM
Rosario Vergara, CWON
Vice President CWON
Freida Harary, CNM
Treasurer
Pamela Loera, RN, BSN, CWOCN
Secretary
Email: pamflores.ham@gmail.com
Monica Viera, CNM
Area Representative (PC, WH, WLA, Sunset/LAMC, Bakersfield/Kern)
Eva Del Castillo, CWON
Area Representative (Riv, Font, Ont)
Email: evadelcastillo5@gmail.com
Diane Hernandez, CNM
Area Representative (Baldwin Park, Downey, South Bay)
Susie Maadanian, CNM
Representation Coordinator
Denise Gershwin, CNM
Area Representative (San Diego)

Staff Representative

Tamara Yildiz, RN
Staff Representative
Email: Tamara.Yildiz@unacuhcp.org

Midwives/WOCN (Kaiser) News

Affiliate Officer Nominations Now Open

Posted on November 17, 2017

Affiliate officer nominations are now open for select affiliates. Submit your electronic nomination today!

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President Denise Duncan Op-Ed: The ACA is Still Under Attack

Posted on October 23, 2017

While the repeal efforts aimed at the Affordable Care Act are over for now, efforts to destabilize the landmark health care law are ongoing. We need to stay focused on the attacks on health care that threaten access to care.

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California Governor Jerry Brown Signs SB 17

Posted on October 10, 2017

California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed SB 17 into law. Senate Bill 17 requires drug makers to explain price hikes. UNAC/UHCP strongly supported the landmark drug pricing transparency bill as it made its way through the California legislative process.

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LECTURE ON GYNECOLOGY CARE FOR TRANSGENDER PATIENTS, CEUs Provided: KPMWON General Membership Meeting on Nov. 2

Posted on October 4, 2017

KPMWON is hosting a general membership meeting for all members on Nov. 2, 2017. TIME: 5:30 pm – 8 pm. LOCATION: Miramonte Indian Wells Resort & Spa, 45000 Indian Wells Lane, Indian Wells, CA 92210 Special Guest: Dr. Jessica Shank, Gynecologist-Oncologist, discussing Gynecologic Care for Transgender Patients. RSVP to Tamara.Yildiz@unacuhcp.org Food & refreshment provided

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In October, We Celebrate

Posted on October 1, 2017

Join us in celebrating our members whose professions are recognized during the month. Click on the links below to find out more. National Midwifery Week: October 1-7, 2017 American Pharmacist Month: October 2017 Physical Therapy Month: October 2017 Physician Assistant Week: October 6-12, 2017 National Case Management Week: October 8-14, 2017

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AFSCME Family Scholarship 2018

Posted on September 30, 2017

The scholarship program for children of full dues-paying AFSCME members, including UNAC/UHCP members, will award 10 scholarships of $2,000.

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STATEMENT: Senate Republicans Pull Graham-Cassidy

Posted on September 26, 2017

UNAC/UHCP opposed the Graham-Cassidy bill because it would have resulted in a loss of health care access for tens of millions of Americans. Patients and those who care for them deserve better. We hope that leaders in the Senate can now get back to finding ways to stabilize the Affordable Care Act.

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All Eyes on the Senate as Graham-Cassidy Under the Microscope

Posted on September 22, 2017

As we near the close of the budget reconciliation timeline where Senate Republicans may attempt again to vote on an Affordable Care Act repeal bill, all eyes have turned to the Graham-Cassidy bill, the last ditch effort to find 50 votes for repeal. UNAC/UHCP President Denise Duncan, RN, shared her thoughts on the latest repeal […]

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STATEMENT: UNAC/UHCP President Denise Duncan on the Graham-Cassidy Repeal Bill

Posted on September 22, 2017

The Graham-Cassidy bill is yet another incredibly shortsighted health care bill. Patients and those who care for them deserve better.

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Help the Hurricane Irma Recovery

Posted on September 17, 2017

As you know, Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc on the people of Florida and its neighboring states — bringing destruction and flooding, leaving millions without power. Our AFSCME sisters and brothers need our help.

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