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No More Kaiser Suicides! NUHW Members Strike Kaiser Health System

by Labor Video Project
Two thousand Kaiser NUHW healthcare workers went on an indefinite strike on August 15, 2022 for proper staffing and compensation to keep healthcare professionals on the jobs. As a result of a lack of proper staffing, Members and patients at Kaisers have committed suicide. Clinicians
Two thousand Kaiser psychologists, social workers and therapists went on an indefinite strike against Kaiser on Monday August 15, 2022. Kaiser has refused to fully staff their facilities and the result has been long waits for care and massive turnover of the staff leading stress and even higher burnout of the present staff.

Additionally Kaiser managers and the CEO who make hundreds of thousands of dollars have been fined millions of dollars for refusing to provide mental health care in a timely fashion.

According to speakers at the rally in San Francisco there have been flagrant violations of state and federal law by Kaiser which required equal treatment for both physical and mental health needs.

This according to clinicians has led to suicides of the members of Kaiser. Additionally the IUOE Local 39 Stationary Engineers whose previous strike earlier was broken have agreed to support the sanctioned picket line. There are millions of workers many of them who are trade unionists who are also members of Kaiser.

Also strikers did a dance for a video on ticktock.

Additional Media:
MLK Day Strike By NUHW Kaiser Mental Healthcare Workers To Stop Systemic Racism & To Provide Care

SEIU UHW Kaiser Workers Join IOUE 39 Members On Picket Line In SF

Don't Deny My Patients! 4,000 NUHW CA Kaiser Healthcare Workers Start 5 Day Strike

Kaiser Suicides And Murders From Profiteering & Cost Shifting: Justice For Patients & NUHW Workers!

NUHW 2019 CA Kaiser Strike & NUHW President Sal Rosselli

Kaiser NUHW Workers Strike Against Short Staffing Threatening Healthcare

Kaiser Bosses STOP Killing Peri Ho! Family & Supporters Speak Out At SF Kaiser

Kaiser IUOE 39 Striker "We're On Verge Of What Could Be The Biggest Healthcare Strike In American History"

IUOE 39 Kaiser Strike Workers Solidarity As 700 Continue Picketing

700 IUOE Local 39 Engineers Strike N. Cal Kaiser For Prevailing Wages & Conditions

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§No More Kaiser Suicides
by Labor Video Project
A striking NUHW clinician Annessa Larson talked about the reasons for suicides.
§On The Picket Line
by Labor Video Project
Picketers at the San Francisco Kaiser hospital on the picket line for proper staffing and against profiteering by Kaiser management.
§Fair Contract For Kaiser Healthcare Workers
by Labor Video Project
Workers are demanding conditions that allow them to take proper care of their health needs.
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