San Diego (Kaiser)


Nicole Lam, RN
Hospital President
Email: mrsbossy.lam@gmail.com
Robert Jones, RN
Clinic President
Email: robjsd1@gmail.com
Rebecca Buckingham, RN
Hospital Vice President
Jocelyn Maas, RN
Clinic Vice President
Email: jocelyn_maas_unac@cox.net
Paullette Ashkiani, RN
Email: ksdhcpa.treasurer@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Nicolasa Avey, RN
Email: ksdhcpa.secretary@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Barbara Perry, RN
Cynthia Turner, RN
Affiliate Associate
Vycki Huynh, RN
Affiliate Associate

Contract Specialists

Lonnie Tielking, RN
2018 Contract Specialist (Hospital)
Cell: 619-890-1694
Email: ksdhcpa.cs2@unacuhcpaffiliate.org
Pamela Bottom, RN
2018 Contract Specialist (Out-Patient)
Cell: 619-481-2148
Email: ksdhcpa.cs@unacuhcpaffiliate.org

Staff Representatives

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

KSDHCPA Voicemail: (619) 528-7263

San Diego (Kaiser) News

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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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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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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Joint Labor-Management Education Class

Posted on March 4, 2011

Lateral Violence: Being Part of the Answer Open to all Kaiser San Diego members. Date: May 11, 2011 Time: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Location: Sheraton Four Points 8110 Aero Drive, San Diego, CA 92123 Class description: This class will describe lateral violence in the work place and teach how to identify lateral violence in […]

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United Nurses Congratulate 2010 “Top Hospital” Affiliates

Posted on December 16, 2010

The United Nurses Associations of California/Union of Health Care Professionals (UNAC/UHCP) congratulates affiliate members at six of its represented hospitals named to Leapfrog’s 2010 Top Hospitals list. The awardees were selected from a field of almost 1200 hospitals measured on crucial areas of patient safety and quality care. “Our registered nurse and health care professionals […]

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United Nurses Partner with Labor Council for Holiday Toy and Food Drive

Posted on November 19, 2010

San Diego, CA – The United Nurses Associations of California/Union of Health Care Professionals (UNAC/UHCP) is partnering with the San Diego and Imperial Counties Labor Council and other local affiliate unions for the Labor Council’s annual holiday food and toy drive. The food and toys are collected from Labor Council affiliates and distributed to union […]

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United Nurses Provide Medical Services for HIV/AIDS Children’s Camp Program in Big Bear

Posted on July 7, 2010

Each year the Camp Laurel Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization, provides a summer and winter camp to children living with or affected by HIV/AIDS in Bear Valley. Based in Pasadena, the organization is always looking for medical volunteers to meet the medical care needs of the campers. This year, UNAC/UHCP reached out to its members in order to find some much needed volunteers for this year’s summer camp program.

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Kaiser National Agreement Overwhelmingly Ratified – July 7, 2010

Posted on July 7, 2010

The votes are in and the results are clear: the Kaiser National Agreement was overwhelmingly ratified by UNAC members. Ballots were mailed the week of June 28, and voting was complete the week of July 6. The new Agreement provides for 3.5% across-the-board wage increases on October 1 of 2010 and 2011 for UNAC/UHCP-represented RNs, […]

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Kaiser National Negotiations Underway – May 7, 2010

Posted on May 7, 2010

Negotiations for a new national agreement started in early April between Kaiser Permanente and the Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions, including UNAC/UHCP. Three multi-day sessions have been held, and a fourth session is scheduled in late May. Negotiations are being conducted by a 111-member Common Issues Committee (CIC). The CIC is composed of 68 union […]

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UNAC/UHCP Physician Assistant Helps Patients Achieve Their Goals

Posted on April 11, 2009

Cyril Thomas knows a hero when he sees one and Ryan Gonzalez is definitely it. Thomas, a physician assistant in the Emergency Department at Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center , met Ryan years ago when he was being treated for harlequin ichthyosis, a rare skin disorder that’s usually fatal at birth. Ryan is the […]

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