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The flagship publication of the Labor Management Partnership, Hank (named in honor of Henry J.) brings forward the diverse perspectives of frontline workers, managers and physicians across Kaiser Permanente. It features:

  • Stories about unit-based teams that have taken a collaborative approach to achieve measurable performance improvement.
  • Stories about individuals who, by working in partnership, have undergone a personal shift that has changed their level of engagement at work.
  • Examples of effective practices that a team or individual can apply.
  • Tools that make working in partnership easier: Practical tips and techniques for improving performance and solving problems in a team environment.

Each quarterly issue also has a comic on a partnership theme, puzzles and games, a poster and more.

LMP Insider

Our twice-monthly e-bulletin links you to useful tips, tools, team-tested practices and videos on LMPartnership.org. Subscribe today! (Scroll to the bottom of this page and enter your email address in the box.)

Oldie but Goodie

A checklist from the Labor Management Partnership’s early days, with seven principles and 37 related behaviors describing what working in partnership looks like. 

ReportMaking the Case for Partnership

Inside perspectives on why unit-based teams and our Labor Management Partnership are worth the investment of time, money and energy. 

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