Information is power, and OCEA members receive regular email, text and social media updates about workplace issues and news. Many of those emails are archived below.
OCEA recognizes National First Responders Day
October 28, 2020
Last year, the United States Senate passed a resolution designating October 28th as National First Responders Day to honor the men and women who act selflessly when called on in emergency situations, often putting their lives on the line.
Orangewood Open Forum Update: Oct. 27, 2020
October 27, 2020
Last Wednesday’s Orangewood Open Forum agenda items included staff discussion on the impacts of the County VIP program on staff availability. This is an update specifically requested by OCEA members and workplace leaders. Other items included an update on COVID-19 Rapid Response testing and there was discussion on the Care Plan Developmental Form.
No on Prop. 22 is the fight workers need to win
October 26, 2020
Every election cycle, Californians are faced with decisions about a number of voter initiatives on the ballot. Few have been as harmful or as nakedly greedy as Prop. 22.
OCEA Virtual Health Fair Opportunity Drawing--WINNERS!
October 26, 2020
While COVID-19 prevented us from having an in-person Health Fair this year, we still had the opportunity to bring the health and wellness information, giveaways, and fun that is the OCEA Health Fair to our members in new and innovative ways.
Public Guardian Caseload Forum Update: Oct. 23, 2020
October 23, 2020
I want to thank OCEA members and workplace leaders who participated in this week's Public Guardian Caseload Forum. Here's a brief summary of the agenda items we wanted to make sure were covered: