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Pharmacists Professional Division

New “No Pharmacist Left Alone” Regulations

By | Breaking News, Pharmacists Professional Division

UFCW member pharmacists have won a victory in their campaign to protect patients and public health! After hearing from UFCW member pharmacists, the California Board of Pharmacy adopted regulations that reinforce standards set out by SB 1442, the No Pharmacist Left Alone Law, written by Senator Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco). The nation-leading, pro-patient regulation, drafted in response to a petition by UFCW, will help protect patients by requiring stores to make a designated, qualified staff member available to help pharmacists…

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SD Mayor Calls on Shoppers to Take Steps to Avoid COVID-19

By | Breaking News, FOOD 4 LESS, KAISER PERMANENTE, Pharmacists Professional Division, RITE AID, Uncategorized

San Diego Mayor Calls on Grocery Shoppers and Workers to Take Easy Preventative Steps to Avoid COVID-19 SIMPLE MEASURES CAN PROTECT CUSTOMERS AND GROCERY EMPLOYEES ON THE FRONT LINES OF COVID-19 San Diego – As San Diego continues to put into place measures to limit the spread and reduce the effects of COVID-19, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer was joined today by City Council President Georgette Gómez, United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 135, and Stay Home San Diego –…

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For UFCW Pharmacy Members

By | Breaking News, KAISER PERMANENTE, Pharmacists Professional Division, Uncategorized

UFCW has been listening to your health and safety concerns as pharmacy members who are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic at your worksites. We’ve heard you loudly and clearly and we are fighting to ensure you, your families, and your patients are protected. We have taken action to demand employers and the state take immediate steps to keep you safe. Please click HERE to see these steps.

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A Message to the Members of UFCW Local 135

By | Benefits & Pension, Breaking News, Cannabis Workers, FOOD 4 LESS, Grievances & Contract Enforcement, KAISER PERMANENTE, Membership, Negotiations Updates, Organizing, Pharmacists Professional Division, RITE AID

We are in unprecedented times with the COVID-19 outbreak and the leadership and staff at your union are dedicated to continuing to serve you. You are doing hard work under stressful conditions and you deserve to have your union working just as hard on your behalf. Your Union is still working and all departments are performing their vital functions. Due to Governor Newsom ordering Californians to “stay at home” UFCW Local 135’s offices in Mission Valley and San Marcos will…

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UFCW Pharmacist Contract Vote

By | Breaking News, Negotiations Updates, Pharmacists Professional Division

  To all Pharmacists of Vons, Albertsons, and Ralphs: We have reached a tentative agreement with your employer and there will be walk through voting from 7am until 6pm at our San Diego and North County San Diego locations. Please make it a priority to vote on  the contract as presented. Bring your voting card or a drivers license or government issued ID. San Diego UFCW Local 135 2001 Camino Del Rio South San Diego, CA 92108 North County San…

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