California State of California Doctors

Cal-OSHA Fines DMH for Safety Violations in Napa

Speaking on behalf of the Union of American Physicians and Dentists, UAPD President Dr. Stuart Bussey responded:  "We are pleased that OSHA has issued these fines against the Department of Mental Health, but frankly, it's not enough.  $100,000 is peanuts compared to a...

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NPRs “Morning Edition” Examines DMH Violence

UAPD-represented doctors and other union members contributed to a hard-hitting, two-part special report about Napa State Hospital violence, which is being broadcast nationally on National Public Radio (NPR).  You can listen to  Day 1 or Day 2 of the report by veteran...

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CalPERS Saw Double-Digit Gains in 2010

Reprinted from CalPERSresponds.com | January 26, 2011 CalPERS earned a 12.5 percent net return on investments for the 2010 calendar year. The solid net returns mark the second straight calendar year of double-digit gains for the nation’s largest public pension fund....

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Free CME: Prescriptions for a Violent Society

Friday, April 29, 2011  •  10 am - 2:30 pm Miramonte Resort and Spa 45000 Indian Wells Lane,  Indian Wells, CA [member] To register online, click HERE. [/member] [member] Download Course Flyer HERE. [/member] Four (4) Complimentary CME/CE Credits Available for UAPD...

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Napa State Hospital in the News

In reponse to the violent attacks at Napa State Hospital and other Department of Mental Health facilities, UAPD-represented doctors have been speaking on the record with the press to bring public attention to the problem of patient and worker safety in the state's...

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