Your Contract

Also known as a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), this sets your salary, benefits, and many working conditions. UAPD members can email washington@uapd.com to request a copy.

Membership Application

Membership is what gives our union power. You must submit an application to be a member of UAPD.

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MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care Healthcare Providers to Strike

TACOMA, Wash., Nov. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Yesterday, in the face of a pandemic that continues to devastate our health and economy, America's largest union of licensed physicians and healthcare providers announced that physicians, nurse practitioners and physician...

MultiCare Doctors on Strike: Join UAPD on the Picket Line!

We will strike all represented Indigo locations from Monday, November 23, at 8:00 am to Tuesday, November 24, at 8:00 pm. Join our picket lines! November 23rd, 2020 Tacoma General Hospital 315 M.L.K. Jr Way Tacoma, WA 98405, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm MultiCare Indigo...

Legislative Advocacy

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

Legal Expertise

UAPD stewards and staff get advice and support from experienced labor attorneys.

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.

You can save thousands of dollars on products and services by taking advantage of discounts provided to union members by Union Plus and AFSCME Advantage.

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