Los Angeles County Psychiatrists and Dentists

UAPD and LA County Officials Meet over Stipend Issue

On Monday, August 4th, the Union of American Physicians and Dentists (UAPD) and LA County officials met for the third time to negotiate over the salaries of LA County doctors who are paid in part through University stipends.  Article 7, Section 2, Subsection “A”, of...

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LA County Contract Goes Into Effect

The MOU covering Los Angeles County doctors, overwhelmingly ratified by LA County UAPD members on February 22nd, was fi­nally approved by the LA County Board of Supervisors on May 27th.  The wage increases set forth by the agreement are retroactive to January 1, 2008,...

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Details of New Los Angeles Agreement

The LA County contract ratified on February 22, 2008, provides: General Salary Increase – Each physician in the UAPD bargaining unit will receive a 3% salary increase retroactive to January 1, 2008 and an additional 3% salary increase effective January 1, 2009. New...

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Agreement Overwhelmingly Ratified by Members!

On February 22nd, UAPD members ratified a new contract with Los Angeles County, with 96% voting in favor of agreement.  The new contract will protect the pension benefits of currently employed physicians and significantly increase salaries for years to come.  The...

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Los Angeles County Doctors Unionize!

After winning a successful card authorization campaign, the UAPD was officially certified as the sole representative for Los Angeles County physicians on September 24th, 2007. Almost seven hundred physician specialists and physicians comprise the bargaining unit. On...

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