Coalition executive director update

Hal Ruddick, who has served as executive director of the Coalition of KP Unions for four years, is stepping down and Walter Allen, OPEIU Local 30 executive director, will be serving as the Coalition’s acting executive director. Allen released the following statement:...

Welcome UNITE HERE Local 5

UNITE HERE Local 5—representing LPNs, ward clerks and other health care workers employed at KP medical centers and offices on the islands—is the first UNITE HERE local to join the Coalition. Supported by Coalition-backed training and advocacy, union members have...

Developing our frontline workers

The 2017 Frontline Skills Development Institute, a three-day learning event, welcomed nearly 200 frontline union leaders. The theme for this year’s FSDI was Union Leaders Leading Partnership. Through speakers and workshop facilitators, union members learned to manage...

Respect Partnership

Coalition unions to sticker up for key partnership issues   On July 17, Coalition locals across the Kaiser Permanente regions will “sticker up” in a call to Respect Partnership. Respect Partnership is a message in support of addressing issues that will...