Retired UNAC/UHCP members are eligible to join the Retiree Chapter at the rate of $25 per year. The committee is currently engaged in a number of projects, from recruiting more members to the Retiree Chapter, to answering the committee phone in the San Dimas office. In the future, members will have the opportunity to attend education conferences and special events. For more information, please call 909-618-0657.
Committee member Brenda Jordan, RN, says, “UNAC/UHCP does not end when you retire. It is a new beginning.”
Retiree Chapter News
Posted on September 1, 2017
We’re pleased to announce the 2017 UNAC/UHCP scholarship winners!
Posted on August 31, 2017
King connects the civil rights movement with the labor movement in his 1961 speech to the AFL-CIO Constitutional Convention.
Posted on August 30, 2017
This Labor Day weekend, stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers here in Southern California and in Texas.
Posted on August 11, 2017
Bargaining kicks off for our sisters and brothers at St. Francis Medical Center in two weeks and it’s shaping up to be a fight. Over the last several years, the St. Francis RNs have supported most UNAC/UHCP affiliates during bargaining. It’s time for us to return the favor. Let’s show them we have their back […]
Posted on July 22, 2017
The July 2017 member newsletter features stories on the Senate health care bill, the Dialysis Patient Safety Act (SB 349), a flood of community service updates, and other articles of note to UNAC/UHCP members.
Posted on July 21, 2017
Ballots will be mailed on July 26, 2017 for voting on the 2017 NUHHCE Convention delegates from UNAC/UHCP. Click through to review candidate biographies.
Posted on July 14, 2017
With her retirement approaching, Kaiser RN Barbara Owens began preparing to spend more time as a volunteer. She completed training for the Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, where children in the dependency system are paired with a trained advocate who makes recommendations to the court about their services and placement. She trained at a local animal shelter to volunteer weekly with dogs.
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.
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.
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.