KP Health Care Professionals Bargaining

Latest News

The KP HCPs bargaining team election is complete! Elections had robust turnout and strong engagement from the bargaining unit. Each health care professional classification will be represented on our bargaining team and will work with UNAC/UHCP negotiators to win our first contract with UNAC/UHCP. The following have been elected to represent you on the bargaining team:

  • Bargaining team members from each classification:
    • Matthew Johnson, Audiologist
    • Bita Hirsa, Health Educator (including Dietitian Health Educator)
    • Kristine Schwartz, Registered Dietitian (excluding Health Educator)
    • Linda Stuart, Speech-Language Pathologist
  • At-large representative
    • Brian Davis, Speech-Language Pathologist

Thank you to all candidates who ran for a vital role on the bargaining team and participated in the democratic process. Stay tuned for further information about bargaining.


Get Involved

The most powerful way we can exercise our collective advocacy is by informing, educating, and mobilizing each other to support our collective bargaining efforts. Here’s what we can do right now to win the strongest possible wages that we deserve:


💪 Join the Contract Action Team

Our success in bargaining relies on our collective strength. When we unite as members, we win! Our membership has developed a Contract Action Team composed of members committed to informing, educating, and mobilizing colleagues to support our collective bargaining efforts. Click on the link below to join the Contract Action Team and to advocate for ourselves and our patients.

🔗 Sign up to join our team here


💪 Update your information

Click on the link below to update your information, receive bargaining updates, and sign up to get involved.

🔗 Update your information here


📣 Contact Us

Do you have questions or need help? Reach out to one of your UNAC/UHCP staff representatives for assistance.

Shalom Lorenzana (909) 741- 0144
Downey, Baldwin Park, Orange County, and Riverside

Solita Kampley (619) 495-8225
San Diego, Fontana, Panorama City, Kern County. Lancaster, Antelope Valley and Bakersfield

Lorraine Panganiban (619) 206-9411
South Bay, LAMC, West L.A., Woodland Hills, Ontario and Representation Needs