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Seeking Pharmacy Representatives at LA General

Seeking Pharmacy Representatives at LA General

The UAPD will be kicking off a Joint Labor Management (JLM) Meeting soon with LA General to work with management to identify current pharmacy concerns, issues and ideas to create a more harmonious work environment.  We are looking for Pharmacist(s) to represent...

Message from UAPD President on National Doctors’ Day, March 30

Message from UAPD President on National Doctors’ Day, March 30

Dear UAPD Colleagues: As we celebrate National Doctors' Day, which began in 1933, I want to express my appreciation to all of you for what you have done with your life and career as a doctor. All of us have given so much of our time and effort for the well-being of...

UAPD Meets with Governor Gavin Newsom

UAPD Meets with Governor Gavin Newsom

Pictured from left to right: Willie Pelote, UAPD Political Consultant; Doug Chiappetta, UAPD Executive Director; Governor Gavin Newsom; Stuart Bussey, M.D., J.D., UAPD President Governor Gavin Newsom visited the Union of American Physicians and Dentists' (UAPD)...

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Every year UAPD sponsors and endorses state legislature bills that are beneficial to working doctors and those they care for.

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Know Your Rights

Union members have the right to union representation at any meeting with management that they reasonably believe may lead to discipline. These are called Weingarten Rights.

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As the year progressed, our members demanded to have a stronger voice in health decisions affecting their patients, especially concerning public health decisions.

– UAPD President Stuart Bussey, MD, JD

With greater strength and diversity comes an opportunity and responsibility to comment upon health issues that affect our members, their patients, and the public in general.

– UAPD President Stuart A. Bussey, MD, JD

Traditional physician interactions are being altered in this 21st-century pandemic.

– UAPD President Stuart A. Bussey, MD, JD