Kaiser Infermanente: Inside the Crisis That Has Mental Health Workers Ready to Strike
January 10, 2015
Thousands of social workers, psychologists and therapists are set to start a weeklong strike Monday against Kaiser Permanente medical centers throughout California, the largest action of its kind in the nation. The labor dispute isn't emphasizing wage increases or better benefits. The clinicians feel compelled to act on behalf of their patients, contending that the Kaiser model for providing mental health care is woefully inadequate.