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November 2, 2018

"For too long the NSHA has turned a blind eye to the safety concerns of nurses and health care workers who are doing their best to hold a broken health care system together. They must be given the tools to do their jobs safely." — Jason MacLean, NSGEU President

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. 

April 4, 2018

“It’s good to have a government that is taking a comprehensive view of what needs to be done to reduce surgical wait times, and that realizes this extends to reducing wait times for related diagnostic procedures like MRI.” — Val Avery, HSABC President

October 27, 2017

This group of LifeLabs professionals is the first in Ontario to be unionized.

October 28, 2015

"The investments being made now will pay dividends for Albertans in the future." — Elisabeth Ballermann, HSAA President

September 10, 2015

“At a time when health care services are being squeezed by the austerity agenda, it’s more critical than ever to have the protection that comes with belonging to Ontario’s strongest advocate for hospital sector workers." — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

March 14, 2014

 “The employer’s first priority should be to ensure a safe workplace. They have a legal obligation to eliminate the risk of violence to workers. Violence is not acceptable at any workplace.” — Darryl Walker, BCGEU President.

January 15, 2014

Health care members from over 270 job classifications are bargaining for a renewed collective agreement in B.C. 

December 2, 2013

Come out today in Calgary or Edmonton to voice your concern over Alberta govenrment's new anti-public service legislation. If you can't make it, let your MLA know how you feel.