On behalf of the HSUWA, welcome.

The HSUWA is the union that represents more than 20,000 allied health and health science professionals, technicians and assistants, clerical and administrative staff, general employees, supervisors and managers. If you are not sure if your job is one of the 250+ occupations eligible to join the HSUWA then give us a call.  We work hard to support our members at work and we campaign for better health policies and outcomes for all West Australians.

Do you have the HSUWA with you at work? Join today.

Dan Hill, Secretary

Member News

Introducing Katrina Robertson

Katrina has come to the HSUWA from a traditional blue collar union. The work places may differ, however, the issues of social equity and a fair go for all remain the same.Katrina is looking forward to meeting the membership and supporters in the coming ... read more

Western Diagnostic settle... finally

After over 2 years of negotiations and a failed attempt at settlement, Western Diagnostic Pathology and the Union have finally reached in-principle agreement on a new Enterprise Agreement (EBA) to provide for conditions of employment and pay rates for ... read more

June Recruit a Member prize winner

Annette Van Dyk is the winner of the of the “Recruit a Member” for June and now has $250 to spend.    Working as a Pathology Collector with Clinipath Pathology Annette enjoys working with patients. Like many Pathology ... read more

Media Releases

Barnett Government fails to support victims of family and domestic violence

The Health Services Union (WA) has called on Premier Colin Barnett to do more to support victims of Family and Domestic Violence (FDV), and to reconsider his opposition to special leave for victims of FDV employed in the WA public sector.In recent EBA ... read more

Serious funding shortfall in acute mental health services putting kids at risk

The Health Services Union (HSUWA) says transition of the Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) as a result of the new Perth Children’s Hospital (PCH), is shaping up as a disaster because of a serious shortfall in funding for a range ... read more

State budget reveals cuts to health staff numbers set to continue

The union representing health professionals said the state budget had once again failed to deliver for the health system, with the Government’s program to slash thousands of jobs set to continue over the next 4 years.The HSUWA said the ... read more

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