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, supervisors and managers.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

Job Security

With the end of the mining boom, and rising unemployment, job security has become a major issue for all of us. For those of our members employed on fixed term contracts the uncertainty and insecurity is very real.  Over the past generation we have ... read more

National Women’s Committee

What is happening?The HSUWA is affiliated with HSU nationally - this enables us to represent private sector members with agreements registered with Fair Work Australia and to lobby on national health and aged care issues.As a branch of the national ... read more

You should nominate for the HSUWA Committee of Management

Download the election noticeLike any member run association the HSUWA has a “board of directors” called the Committee of Management.All Financial Members may nominate for positions on the Committee of Management.  Committee of ... 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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