45,000 SEIU-UHW members at Kaiser ratified our new contract with Kaiser that protects quality patient care and good jobs.
We went into bargaining with clear priorities, and now we have a contract that wins on all of them:
Improves our healthcare.
Protects our pension.
Improves our job security.
Raises each year.
A majority of SEIU-UHW members at Kaiser turned out to vote, and by a landslide 98% vote we ratified our new contract.
But, that’s not all…
Sacramento is talking about Medi-Cal because of us. Fully funding Medi-Cal is critical to protecting our contract at Kaiser, and to ensuring millions of children and seniors get the care they need. Because of our work, the Governor called a special legislative session to find long-term funding solutions for Medi-Cal. Our donations to our political action fund, COPE, provide the support to make this happen.
[July 3, 2018] LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles City Councilmembers urged healthcare giant Kaiser Permanente to protect 306 jobs in the city from being eliminated or relocated in light of the company reporting $29 billion in reserves. “As a major …