Mental health workers strike
Mar 24, 2021 16:19PM WST

Originally published in The ABC Meanwhile, more than 100 mental health workers in Perth took part in a strike today in order to secure more funding for child mental health services. Clinical psychologists, ... Read More

Hospital staff across Perth strike over lack of resources for State’s child mental health services
Mar 24, 2021 16:18PM WST

Originally published in The West Australian Mental health workers across Perth went on strike today for further investment into the State’s child services which they claim are buckling under the weight of a case ... Read More

Perth Children’s Hospital staff to walk off job over lack of resources for kids struggling with mental health
Mar 24, 2021 16:17PM WST

Originally published in The West by Annabelle Hennessey More than 100 mental health workers including those at Perth Children’s Hospital plan to walk off the job on Wednesday over what they say is inadequate ... Read More

Media Release: More than 100 staff walk off the job in mental health crisis
Mar 24, 2021 09:36AM WST

 MEDIA RELEASE: MORE THAN 100 STAFF WALK OFF THE JOB IN MENTAL HEALTH CRISISMore than 100 mental health workers across Perth are expected to walk off the job today as part of the Health Services Union WA’s ... Read More

Media release: Mental health help at crisis point
Mar 3, 2021 12:36PM WST

March 3rd, 2021The Health Services Union WA (HSUWA) is planning protest actions and will start with holding a stop work meeting at a secure mental health unit at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital on Wednesday in objection ... Read More

Forgotten victims of health crisis
Mar 3, 2021 09:08AM WST

EXCLUSIVE ANNABEL HENNESSYORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE WEST 3 MARCH 2021WA mental health workers say they are so disappointed with the election commitments for children’s mental health they plan to stop work for an ... Read More

WA Health Unions welcome new workers’ compensation protection
Aug 13, 2020 10:17AM WST

• Australian Medical Association (WA) (AMA (WA))• United Workers Union (UWU)• Health Services Union WA (HSUWA)The HSUWA, AMA (WA) and UWU welcomes the passing of legislation in the Western Australian ... Read More

WA Health Unions Join Together to Close the COVID-19 Workers' Compensation Loophole
May 27, 2020 16:03PM WST

Health Services Union WA (HSUWA) United Workers Union (UWU) Australian Medical Association WA (AMA WA)The HSUWA, AMA WA and UWU have united, calling on the WA Government to follow in the footsteps of NSW and close the ... Read More

HSUWA Fights for Secure Jobs
May 26, 2020 09:44AM WST

The Health Services Union of WA (HSUWA) is fighting for secure jobs in the state’s public hospitals and health services, as part of its bargaining for a new Agreement, for WA’s health workers.In 2018 the state ... Read More

Risk of Infection for WA Health Workers
Mar 31, 2020 08:14AM WST

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE31st March 2020RISK OF INFECTION FOR WA HEALTH WORKERS HSUWA calls for:All health workers at risk of contracting the COVID-19 in their workplace to be provided with adequate personal protective ... Read More

Government's decision on Serco services doesn't go far enough
Mar 9, 2020 13:13PM WST

The Health Services Union of WA (HSUWA) welcomes the state government’s announcement to bring up to 650 jobs back in house at Fiona Stanley Hospital, but is disappointed hundreds of jobs were left out.HSUWA Secretary ... Read More

HSUWA calls for resources to protect health workers
Mar 6, 2020 09:17AM WST

The Health Services Union of WA calls for:Clear protocols, and that health workers are equipped to safely testand care for patients diagnosed with coronavirus;a coronavirus public information campaign; andmore staff and ... Read More

HSUWA calls for security not to be outsourced
Sep 6, 2019 16:14PM WST

The Health Services Union of WA (HSUWA) is calling for the Peel Health Campus to withdraw its decision to outsource security after 11 security officers were told they would no longer be needed at the hospital.Eight full ... Read More

HSUWA calls for change ahead of health summit
Jun 21, 2019 11:42AM WST

Almost 80 per cent of health staff surveyed in a recent Health Services Union WA (HSUWA) review said they had experienced or witnessed a violent incident at work.Details of these incidents included serious assaults, ... Read More

HSUWA calls for summit on hospital violence
May 16, 2019 12:55PM WST

The Health Services Union WA (HSUWA) has joined United Voice (UV) to call for an emergency summit to break the cycle of increasing violence in WA hospitals.The union is urging the State Government to act on the request ... Read More

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