Story and video by Nadin Abbott; photos by Tom Abbott
February 1, 2012 (San Diego)-- The National Union of Health Care Workers (NUHW) called for aone-day strike yesterday at all Kaiser Permanente healthcare facilitiesstatewide in California. In San Diego the picket line walking started at six in the morning and ended at 10 p.m. outside Kaiser Hospital on Zion, with about 50 union members and supporters walking the line. View video of strike:http://youtu.be/ZuJGg95okOAAccording to Jim Clifford, a union rep, the ”concerns are over patient care and retirement.”
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