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UC doctors stage one-day strike at student-health clinics
UC doctors stage one-day strike at student-health clinics

About 125 doctors and dentists staged a one-day strike Tuesday at student health clinics at 10 UC campuses as part of a contract dispute between the union and the university system. UC officials said management doctors and others would provide replacement services throughout the day so that the walkout would have a minimal effect on students. Some nonurgent appointments already had been shifted to other days. The walkout by members of the Union of American Physicians and Dentists came after the union filed formal complaints of unfair labor practices against UC involving what its leaders said was UC’s refusal to provide financial information during bargaining. The union is seeking...

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