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Ventura County Recognizes UAPD Doctors and Providers

It took 10 years of legal and political maneuvering, but last week Ventura County officials informed UAPD that it will be recognized as the exclusive representative of approximately 119 providers in multiple Ventura county clinics.

Bargaining will commence the first week in December. 

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Dr Ryan Kim Receives 2020 Marcus Service Award

At last month’s UAPD Board meeting Ryan Kim, DO, of the CDCR telemedicine department, received the annual Marcus Sanford award for service and leadership.

Board member Dr. Kim has been a sparkplug in many activities of UAPD, including being a steward, bargaining the recent State MOU, debating the efficacy of the MAT and telemedicine program, creating a joint white paper with the state regarding recruitment and retention.

His efforts are tireless and his enthusiasm boundless. Ryan is a true example of what a union member should be. After recently leaving state service, he has joined UAPD as a private practice member.

Congratulations to Dr. Ryan Kim!

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New Bargaining Unit 16 MOU Now Available

The Bargaining Unit 16 Memorandum of Understanding for 2020 through 2022 is now available digitally in PDF format.

Physical copies will also be available to members upon request in the coming weeks. If you would like a physical copy, contact either the Northern Headquarter or Southern California offices with your mailing address.

An Important Message for All UAPD Members Regarding COVID-19

Covid-19 is causing major changes to the way that we go about our lives and work as health care professionals. Social distancing and telework can be difficult to achieve, depending upon your particular workplace. Here are some general work guidelines for UAPD workers, distilled from individual departments, organizations, and government edicts.
 

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