Kaiser Permanente healthcare workers statewide kickoff strike authorization vote

Healthcare workers say chronic under-staffing is driving a growing patient care crisis SEATTLE – Healthcare workers at Kaiser Permanente Washington announced they’ll begin a strike authorization vote starting Wednesday over the corporation’s bad-faith bargaining, unfair labor practices, and refusal to address chronic short-staffing concerns. Approximately 3,000 healthcare workers united in SEIU Healthcare 1199NW across 36 facilities […]