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Jump in, the water's fine: Labor pools, like this one in the Northwest region, help deploy the right people to the right places to fight COVID-19.
Using a model perfected by building trades unions, KP and Partnership unions create labor pools to deploy the right workers to the right places in the fight against COVID-19.
RN Christy Borton (left) mobilizes for a safer workforce.
Around the Regions (Spring 2015)
A sampling of what teams across KP are doing in partnership.
March 24, 2015
Carol Hammill, a new UPR in Southern California, pictured with her management colleague Ursula Doidic
Around the Regions (Winter 2015)
January 1, 2015
Members of the Labor and Delivery UBT at South Bay Medical Center in Southern California, a high-performing team
Around the Regions (Fall 2014)
What teams across KP are doing in partnership.
October 7, 2014
RN Kathy Stafford, a member of the Oregon Nurses Association
Curiosity Leads to Better Service
A successful practice crosses state lines.
October 3, 2014
A patient advisory council in Southern California meets to discuss service and quality issues.
Learning by Listening: Patient Advisory Councils
Patients speak up, help improve service.
A driver helps get vans loaded for the daily runs.
Communication Drives Success
Problem-solving skills improve service.
August 19, 2014
Union members such as speech pathologist Ute Kongsbak, an OFNHP member, work to improve quality and affordability in the Northwest region—work that builds Kaiser Permanente’s reputation and attracts members.
Growing Stronger Together
LMP is a competitive advantage.
July 11, 2014
Mobile health vans help serve members where they need it.
Around the Regions (Summer 2014)
The goings-on across KP.
Members of the NW Employee Health and Safety Department: (left to right) Brian Cekoric, Robert Wieking, Susan Gager, Chris Mozingo, RN, and Paulette Hawkins, RN
Northwest Team Spreads Success, Boosts Safety
Competition aids awareness and practice.
May 19, 2014
The Panorama City pharmacy UBT in Southern California encourages patients to use mail-order service, one way to keep KP affordable.
Around the Regions (Spring 2014)
A quick tour of what's going on.
April 2, 2014
Savings added up quickly when this Oncology team in the Northwest paid close attention to which tubing it used for IVs; shown is Randi Norton, an RN and member of OFNHP.
Change in Tubing Saves $25,000
Attention to details pays off.
March 4, 2014
UFCW Local 7’s Joan Heller, second from right, helps coach co-leads.
Around the Regions (Winter 2014)
What teams across KP are doing.
January 6, 2014