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April 27, 2015

 “This is a perfect example of the value that skilled EMS professionals bring to  Albertans." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President

April 2, 2015

The ILO declares Bill 45's "penal sanctions" to be "contrary to freedom of expression and principles of freedom of association."

March 30, 2015

New Alberta budget makes further cuts to a health care system that is still suffering from the 2013 budget cuts. 

March 24, 2015

"Today, I issue a warning for Albertans. If the Conservative government proceeds with cuts to health care, don't get sick. Don't get old. Don't be born prematurely. Don't expect to get the health care you need and deserve." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President

March 9, 2015

Campaign by Alberta's public sector unions to inform Albertans that There is a Better Way than across the board cuts!

March 2, 2015

"Prentice has not learned from Alberta’s history. He is content to continue to shift the tax burden from corporations and “the one per cent” to regular Albertans, while ravaging the services on which we rely." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President

February 11, 2015

"The real solution to sick leave is having adequate staffing levels and the appropriate number of acute-care and long-term care beds and emergency-service resources, but we see no mention of that from AHS." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President.

December 17, 2014

"HSAA is its members and your leadership remains committed to ensuring that your concerns about your working conditions are addressed on a daily basis," said Elisabeth Ballermann, President HSAA.

October 27, 2014

"AHS has an obligation to work with us on this important issue and to sidestep the legal bargaining agent for these frontline workers is extremely disrespectful to those workers. We expect and demand better." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President.

October 21, 2014

"Neither AHS nor the Conservative government have made a case that privatization of lab services on this scale will work. It has been tried and failed in Edmonton in 1995 and in Calgary in 1996. And yet, here we are going down the same troubled road again." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President.