Nova Scotia public sector workers fight for their rights – Interview with Jason MacLean, President, Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union | WORKERS’ FORUM… 1,234 more words
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Alberta’s provincial health authority has ratified a three-year collective agreement with the Health Sciences Association of Alberta.
The deal covers 19,000 Alberta Health Services employees who work in areas such as pharmacy, laboratory, diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation services, social work and emergency medical services. 103 more words
Peter Rakobowchuk reported from Montreal in the Canadian Star this week that more than 250 doctors and residents in Quebec have asked the provincial government to backtrack on plans to give them and other physicians substantial pay hikes, saying the money should be spent on the front lines of the health system. 314 more words
The results of a recent poll commissioned by the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) shows frontline hospital staff face alarming rates of assault.
CUPE surveyed almost 2,000 members, the majority of them women, and found they face physical, verbal, and sexual assault on a regular basis. 504 more words
April 8, 2016
On April 6, 2016 the Northwest Center for Occupational Health and Safety hosted a course designed to increase healthcare worker safety when treating patients with highly contagious infectious diseases such as Ebola. 607 more words