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September 21, 2010

Bed counts will drop to nearly half over the next four years despite a doubling of patients with dementia in the coming years, union says.

September 21, 2010

'Right now lives are being put at risk. It’s that simple.' - Chris Broughton, MGEU Local 911.

September 20, 2010

'A bit of progress was made on some issues, but not anywhere near the kind of movement we need to see.'

September 19, 2010

SEIU case sets precedent for long queue of similar cases pending across Ontario.

September 16, 2010

Employees fighting freeze say money saved in wages would be scooped up by long-term care executives and private shareholders.

September 13, 2010

Canadian Health Coalition says ‘affordability’ no longer an excuse for inaction.

September 9, 2010

'It is crucial that businesses make mental health and well-being a priority to prevent disability in the first place.'

September 8, 2010

Labour organizations gathering at 10 a.m. at Health Resource Centre.

September 1, 2010

'Laid-off workers have not received their severance entitlements despite an employment standards regulation requiring the employer to pay out all wages within 48 hours.' - BCGEU.

August 31, 2010

Saskatchewan Party government eroding public health care system, say critics.