Bargaining 2015

Want to know how to get involved to win a fair contract this year?

Check our Contract 2015 page for updates on bargaining and ways to take action.


Who is the Coalition?

The Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions, AFL-CIO, is a federation of 28 union locals representing more than 100,000 Kaiser Permanente employees. Since 1997, the Coalition has worked with Kaiser Permanente in the largest and longest-lasting labor management partnership in the United States to help provide affordable, high-quality care and service to KP members while ensuring industry-leading pay, benefits and working conditions for our union members. Learn more about how we got here.


2015 Union Delegates Conference

The highlight of the second day of the 2015 Union Delegate Conference was a hands-on exercise in design and innovation—an exercise that helped demystify innovation by showing one of the key ingredients is careful listening.


Grievance Victory at Sunnyside

RNs at Sunnyside hospital scored a big win in January in protecting RN bargaining unit work. Members in three impacted units at SMC will share in a $300,000 settlement reached to satisfy a grievance filed last May after learning that management had hired travelers to work without notifying the union in MSICU, MSPCU, and the Critical Care float pool.


OFNHP Makes the News

Portland, ORE- KBOO Community Radio news volunteer interviews Abigail Hall, a nurse at Kaiser Sunnyside Medical Center and member of the Oregon Federation of Nurses and Health Professionals about their new staffing agreement at the hospital that includes landmark nurse to patient staffing ratios.

Listen to the interview from May 11th.