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Timely mental health care is a key factor in strike by Kaiser Permanente workers

Editor’s note: KHN is not affiliated with Kaiser Permanente. A CALIFORNIA LAW that took effect in July requires health plans to offer timely follow-up appointments for mental health and addiction patients. Whether that’s happening is a point of contention in an open-ended strike by Kaiser Permanente clinicians in Northern California who say staffing shortages saddle […]