Midwives/WOCN (Kaiser)


Nancy Rouse, CNM
Mary Fox, CNM
Vice President CNM
Rosario Vergara, CWOCN
Vice President WOCN
Kathleen Long, CNS
Pamela Loera, RN, BSN, CWOCN
Erica Pahua, CNM
Area Representative (PC, WH, LAMC, West LA, Kern)
Candace Mooney, CNM
Area Representative (Riv, Font, Ont)
Diane Hernandez, CNM
Area Representative (Baldwin Park, Downey, South Bay)
Monica Viera, CNM
Representation Coordinator
Denise Gershwin, CNM
Area Representative (San Diego)

Staff Representative

Tamara Yildiz, RN
Staff Representative
Email: Tamara.Yildiz@unacuhcp.org

Midwives/WOCN (Kaiser) News

Your Bargaining Team is Set

Posted on January 6, 2012

Your bargaining team is selected through a two part process. In the first step, you nominate your colleagues to represent your interests at the bargaining team. In the second part, you vote for your bargaining team. For the WOCNs and nurse midwives, that process has been shortened to one step. No election will be needed […]

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Help Shape Your Bargaining Team

Posted on December 15, 2011

On Friday, we mailed a letter to your home explaining the negotiating team structure, including a nomination ballot. On November 22 a neutral third party arbitrator confirmed that a strong majority of Southern California Kaiser Certified Nurse Midwives and WOCN nurses had signed an authorization card to form a union with UNAC/UHCP. Now it is […]

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Video: Electing a Bargaining Team

Posted on December 14, 2011

Check out our brief video that explains your bargaining team. Both groups–the Case Managers/Patient Educators and the Midwives/WOCNs–are covered in this short two minute video that covers the nominations process and the how and why behind it. Curious why your facility has 1 representative? Want to know how a representational model works? Watch the video and find out!

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Kaiser Case Managers, Patient Educators, Nurse Midwives, and WOCNs Head to Bargaining

Posted on December 10, 2011

On December 3, Kaiser case managers, patient educators, nurse midwives, and WOCNs gathered to celebrate their recent vote to join UNAC/UHCP and plan the next chapter of the journey. In speaking with case managers from Kaiser Antelope Valley, it became clear that for some, there is a serious issue not just with workload, but with […]

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Video: December 3 Celebration of New UNAC/UHCP Groups

Posted on December 8, 2011

Kaiser case managers, patient educators, nurse midwives, and WOCNs gathered to celebrate their recent vote to join UNAC/UHCP on December 3. Said a case manager from Antelope Valley, “if the union wasn’t coming, I wouldn’t stay.”

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