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July 17, 2018

Help striking health care workers in Owen Sound. Send a message on social media to help get the employer back to the negotiating table. 

July 16, 2018

“Paramedics provide a valuable public service and are a vital part of our city and province. This recognition is well deserved and highly appreciated.” — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

July 13, 2018

"Every Nova Scotian should be able to get the care they need, no matter where they live." — Jason MacLean, NSGEU President

July 9, 2018

The funds raised will go towards new shuttlecocks, practice spaces, tryouts for golf, bowling, orienteering, and volleyball. 

June 28, 2018

Response times, compliance records and financial statements don't sound like intellectual property, but it is information New Brunswickers should be able to access. This way, they can understand if the service is being run properly.

June 25, 2018

[This] announcement, while flashy, has left more questions than answers. There is one thing for certain, every community in Nova Scotia must now be asking themselves: are we next?" — Jason MacLean, NSGEU President

June 19, 2018

"With so little transparency for staff and patients, [MGEU members] feel like the government is making it up as they go along." — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

June 15, 2018

"It’s not good for the community. It’s not good for the patients." — Lucy Mortion, OPSEU Regional Vice-President

June 14, 2018

“Canada’s blood supply is threatened by pay-for-plasma private clinics. Canadians must not repeat the mistakes of the tainted blood scandal. We must not allow profit to compromise safety. On this World Blood Donor Day, NUPGE is standing with those who continue to call for a ban on paid blood and plasma in Canada.” — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

June 7, 2018

We’re confident each and every member will find a home in OPSEU/NUPGE as they join more than 25,000 members in our Hospital Professionals Division.” — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President