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STATEMENT: Senate Republicans Pull Graham-Cassidy
Posted on September 26, 2017
UNAC/UHCP opposed the Graham-Cassidy bill because it would have resulted in a loss of health care access for tens of millions of Americans. Patients and those who care for them deserve better. We hope that leaders in the Senate can now get back to finding ways to stabilize the Affordable Care Act.
San Diego’s Flu Vaccination or Masking Mandate
Posted on September 25, 2017
The San Diego County Department of Public Health has mandated that all health care workers in the county who have not had a flu vaccination wear a mask in order to protect themselves, patients, visitors, and co-workers. The use of a mask if you are not vaccinated is a not a choice – it is […]
All Eyes on the Senate as Graham-Cassidy Under the Microscope
Posted on September 22, 2017
As we near the close of the budget reconciliation timeline where Senate Republicans may attempt again to vote on an Affordable Care Act repeal bill, all eyes have turned to the Graham-Cassidy bill, the last ditch effort to find 50 votes for repeal. UNAC/UHCP President Denise Duncan, RN, shared her thoughts on the latest repeal […]
STATEMENT: UNAC/UHCP President Denise Duncan on the Graham-Cassidy Repeal Bill
Posted on September 22, 2017
The Graham-Cassidy bill is yet another incredibly shortsighted health care bill. Patients and those who care for them deserve better.
Help the Hurricane Irma Recovery
Posted on September 17, 2017
As you know, Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc on the people of Florida and its neighboring states — bringing destruction and flooding, leaving millions without power. Our AFSCME sisters and brothers need our help.
2017 UNAC/UHCP Scholarship Winners
Posted on September 1, 2017
We’re pleased to announce the 2017 UNAC/UHCP scholarship winners!
A Dream of Equality of Opportunity
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.
Stand With Texas
Posted on August 30, 2017
This Labor Day weekend, stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers here in Southern California and in Texas.
Stand in Solidarity with SFRNA
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 […]
July Member Newsletter
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.