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Kaiser Permanente reaches deal with pharmacists

Posted at 6:21 AM, Nov 15, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-15 10:01:50-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — Pharmacists at Kaiser Permanente reached a deal avoiding a strike Monday.

Over the weekend Kaiser reached a deal with the alliance of health care unions. That four-year contract would cover 50,000 employees.

The new deal includes regular annual raises staffing procedures and more opportunities for promotion within the organization.