Union says AHS must reverse recent layoffs of front-line care providers
"We are standing up to this corporation, not only for ourselves and our families, but for all workers, now and in the future." - Frank O'Leary, striking NAPE/NUPGE member at Labatt.
Union of healthcare professionals to join Shadow Summit in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
If there’s one thing a union guy knows it’s that we are stronger and more effective when we work together – collectively - than when we go it alone.
"Without question, the efforts of [HSAA members and AHS employees], in conjunction with those of municipal and provincial authorities, are responsible for a remarkably modest loss of life given the scale of the disaster." - Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President.
“We also encourage all members who have not been affected by the floods to do what they can to help, by donating to the Red Cross or any charity of their choice, or by volunteering,” says HSAA President Elisabeth Ballermann
"We believe that this bill would be at odds with reasonable consumer expectations of privacy for their medical and financial affairs. Other evidence, including from the Canadian Bar Association, also raises this concern.” - Ron Sanderson, Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association Inc.
“Her work is a gift to every member of the labour movement and we are honoured to recognize her dedication and commitment.” - James Clancy, NUPGE National President.
"While HSAA has no interest in adding to the stress of our members, the constant change in programs, service delivery and governance undermine our ability to credibly provide reassurance to our members." - Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President.
James Clancy and Larry Brown acclaimed at NUPGE convention in Ottawa this weekend.