News and Bargaining Updates

SCAL WAGE EQUITY WIN – Inland Empire and Kern County FAQ’s and Important Information

Join your fellow labor co-leads, sponsors, and UBT members for the next Alliance UBT Nationwide Virtual Gathering on Thursday, November 10.
You’ll learn the latest on staffing and gain tips on what to do if you encounter resistance when asking for crucial staffing information.
The Alliance UBT Nationwide Virtual Gathering is a monthly 30-minute interactive meeting for all Alliance UBT members across KP.

September 30, 2022 

The Kaiser Permanente Southern California Region is experiencing a high Urgent Care and Emergency Department patient census resulting in an increased demand for staffing as a result of COVID-19 impacts. Faced with this challenge, Southern California Permanente Medical Group ("SCPMG") leadership and USW 7600 agreed to temporarily offer an "Extra Shift Incentive" to induce Employees in the following specified SCPMG classifications to work extra shifts under SCPMG in the Urgent Care and Emergency Departments as specifically listed below: 

Union Fam,

We are trying to sign up as many Alliance members as possible for PUMP and LMPO training. Why are we doing this? Because your voice matters and knowledge is power. The more we educate ourselves about the inner workings of our workplace and its processes the more successful we become.

Come to any of the locations below, today, 9/20/2022, we will be here till the afternoon. Come come say hi to Union officials from USW, UNAC, and other Unions. We're here to help you sign up and answer any questions you have.

The Alliance of Healthcare Unions and Kaiser Permanente have teamed up to deliver an educational session about Monkeypox. There will be three presenters from KP on the medical and workplace safety issues related to monkeypox. They are the national KP leaders working on this issue. The meeting will include an opportunity to ask questions and dialogue. Please find below, the ATTENDEE Link for the Alliance Monkeypox Educational Session, scheduled for Today, September 15th, 5-6 pm (PDT).

Dear Members,

We hope you had a nice Labor Day weekend.

Before we begin the updates, EVS in Fontana and Ontario is offering overtime this upcoming Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 9/9/22-9/11/22. The overtime is available to all USW members from any classification. To sign up, please call:
Fontana 909-302-8540
Ontario 909-724-5540