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3,400 Kaiser Permanente nurses set to strike Nov. 15 if agreement not reached

Some 3,400 nurses and other health professionals working for Kaiser Permanente voted Thursday to strike. A 10-day notice period went into effect, meaning workers could be on the picket line Nov. 15. The unions say Kaiser’s proposed contract would create a two tier system with lower wages and reduced benefits for new hires.



Possible Kaiser Permanente strike is one step closer

Nurses and other health care professionals who work for Kaiser Permanente in Oregon have voted to authorize a future strike over labor conditions. Union leaders said they will give Kaiser 10 days notice before a strike, in which thousands of workers could walk off the job in protest.





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