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May 25, 2020

86% of Canadians support bringing long-term care under the Canada Health Act; only 2% oppose this action.

February 27, 2020

The lack of respect for health professionals is a problem.

December 2, 2019

“Once again this premier is announcing critical decisions that impact Albertans while he is out of the public limelight.” ― Mike Parker, HSAA President

October 24, 2019

“It’s very troubling to see these gaps in our health care systems across the country continue and not be addressed. These are not new problems, and patients are being placed at risk, both in emergency and long-term care.” ― Larry Brown, NUPGE President

July 17, 2015

"Our union has opposed from the outset any move to take lab services out of AHS and, in fact, is on record supporting the return of all health services to public control." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President