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Health Care

February 28, 2020

"This is a win for seniors as much as it is for workers." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President

February 27, 2020

The lack of respect for health professionals is a problem.

February 25, 2020

“We welcome new operational and capital funding for health services. However, we know that professional shortages in the health care system and child development sector require ongoing action by government." — Val Avery, HSABC President

February 6, 2020

BCGEU/NUPGE sees the report as supporting their call to restore seniors' care in B.C. by putting people before profits and bringing the sector back under government as a public service.

February 6, 2020

“It’s long past time we put the heart back in health care.” — Trudy Thomson, HSAA Vice-President

February 5, 2020

“Jason Kenney said he would protect health care. He should keep his word.” ― Trudy Thomson, HSAA Vice-President

January 21, 2020

"The National Union of Public and General Employees would like to thank those members for providing exemplary service." ― Larry Brown, NUPGE President

January 6, 2020

“This is a great victory for both these health professionals and the patients they serve." ― Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

December 12, 2019

“With this foundation, I expect to see the agency develop robust best practices to make the industry safer.” ― Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President

December 9, 2019

No longer will unvaccinated employees or physicians face discipline for failing to wear masks at all times in patient care areas.