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Health Care

May 25, 2009

$50-million class action suit could involve up to 4,000 employees of company contracted by Alberta Health Services to handle payroll and benefits.

May 22, 2009

'We are very pleased once again to be chosen as the union to represent health care workers.' - Carol Furlong.

May 20, 2009

Settlement in line wth other public sector contracts negotiated with the province in the current round of bargaining.

May 18, 2009

Leaked AHS newsletter outlines plans to close or downgrade 10 hospitals and shows lack of transparency by the Stelmach government.

May 12, 2009

'The employer has agreed to arbitrate this issue, which was what the union proposed at the bargaining table in December.'

May 10, 2009

'The province wants to cut back their vacation no matter how many hours they work or how many years they’ve devoted to Manitobans.'

May 4, 2009

'All they’re asking is that they get a fair and respectful deal when it comes to their hard-earned vacation.' - Peter Olfert.

April 30, 2009

Detailed document on party health care positions compiled by the B.C. Health Coalition.

April 30, 2009

Fee charged to patients will be replaced with 'tray fee' paid by Alberta Health Care Insurance.

April 23, 2009

HSAA hopes laboratory company will now engage in meaningful negotiations.