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Sharp

Officers

Jay O'Brien, RN
SPNN President
Jackie Young, RN
SPNN Vice President
Sheila Berg, RN
SPNN Treasurer
Michelle Byers, RN
SPNN Secretary

Chairs and Co-Chairs

Deborah Shepley, RN
Chair (Mary Birch)
Sherri Scott-Vasquez, RN
Co-Chair (Mary Birch)
Karen Cubelo, RN
Chair (Non-Hospital)
Jan Hodgson, RN
Co-Chair (Non-Hospital)
Shawn McCoy, RN
Chair (Mesa Vista)
Julie Braatz, RN
Co-Chair (Mesa Vista)
Sam Ciechanowicz, RN
Chair (Chula Vista)
Sandi Powers, RN
Co-Chair (Chula Vista)
Jay O'Brien, RN
Chair (Metro)
Gina Schooler, RN
Co-Chair (Metro)
Kristen Palumbo, RN
Chair (Grossmont)
Jill Richison, RN
Co-Chair (Grossmont)

Staff Representatives

Michael Boccio, RN
Staff Representative
Email: Michael.Boccio@unacuhcp.org
Joel Emerson, RN
Staff Representative
Email: Joel.Emerson@unacuhcp.org
Yesenia Godinez
Staff Representative
Email: Yesenia.Godinez@unacuhcp.org

Sharp News

2017 UNAC/UHCP Scholarship Program

Posted on July 1, 2017

The 2017 UNAC/UHCP Scholarship application period is now closed. Our review process is underway and all applicants will be notified of the results in early September via email.

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SPNN Members Win Organizer of the Year Award

Posted on June 24, 2017

Congrats to Sharp Professional Nurses Network (SPNN) RNs for winning San Diego Labor Council’s Organizer of the Year award at the June 24 #WeAreOneSD Awards Dinner!

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Making A Difference During Nurses Week

Posted on May 19, 2017

UNAC/UHCP members all across Southern California gave back to their communities during Nurses Week. Here are some highlights from Baldwin Park, Downey, Ontario-Vineyard, Riverside, and Sharp.

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Member Spotlight: Malyne Claire Santos, RN

Posted on May 18, 2017

During Nurses Week, we celebrated many extraordinary UNAC/UHCP nurses at celebrations and community service events across Southern California. Sharp Professional Nurses Network (SPNN) member Malyne Claire Santos, RN was recognized by her peers as a valuable member of our union. We sat down with her and got to know her.

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Happy Nurses Week

Posted on May 5, 2017

Happy #NursesWeek2017 — a week long celebration of the most trusted profession in America, nursing! This Nurses Week, UNAC/UHCP members from all over Southern California are giving back to our communities by donating their time to many worthy causes.

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A Safer Workplace for California Health Care Workers Begins April 1

Posted on March 31, 2017

Following years of advocacy work, UNAC/UHCP registered nurses and health care professionals will finally see their efforts come to fruition with the implementation of new workplace violence prevention regulations on April 1.

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ACA Repeal Bill Pulled from US House Ahead of Vote

Posted on March 24, 2017

UNAC/UHCP applauds the withdrawal of the Affordable Care Act repeal legislation in the US House of Representatives on March 24. We remain vigilant should lawmakers decide to introduce another repeal bill in the future which would cost millions of Americans their health care.

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UNAC/UHCP Members Got on the Bus to Protect Patients and Community

Posted on March 17, 2017

Busloads of health care professionals delivered petitions to local Congressmen in Riverside County and San Diego County on March 17, calling on them to protect and improve Americans’ access to quality, affordable health care, not weaken it.

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Get on the Bus to Protect Health Care

Posted on March 6, 2017

SIGN UP NOW: We’re going to load buses full of UNAC/UHCP members to visit local Congress members whose votes on health care will impact us all.

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UNAC/UHCP Visits Congresswoman Walters

Posted on March 3, 2017

On March 3, a delegation of UNAC/UHCP members visited the office of Orange County Congresswoman Mimi Walters to deliver a petition expressing our concerns and calling on her to protect access to quality, affordable health care for our patients and loved ones.

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