CI 23 – Change of Direction Needed
Aug 19, 2019 15:24PM WST

To be blunt, when you’re on a slow road to nowhere it makes perfect sense to change direction. This pretty much sums up the current state of play with CI-23. This is the message we gave to the Minister when we met, and ... Read More

Welcome improvements to security, but do they go far enough?
Aug 12, 2019 12:06PM WST

The Health Minister Roger Cook has announced $5 million has been allocated across WA Health “for immediate action to help stop violence and aggressive behaviour within hospitals”.This is a good start to ... Read More

Workers rights a long-term passion for Dorothy Marko
Jul 29, 2019 15:36PM WST

Dorothy Marko is a long time HSUWA member. She also recently became the Workplace Rep for the Medical Secretaries and Typists at RPH. Dorothy has always been a supporter of the work unions do and even remembers attending ... Read More

Stop the Violence Summit leading to promising action
Jul 18, 2019 12:59PM WST

Following the joint HSUWA and United Voice call for a summit to address the level of violence in public hospitals and health services, the Minister for Health Roger Cook convened the Stop the Violence Summit on 21 June ... Read More

Union News July 2019
Jul 12, 2019 15:16PM WST

The latest edition of the HSUWA Union News for July 2019 has been released.If you did not receive an email, you can read the newsletter here. Read More

Introducing new HSUWA Secretary Naomi McCrae
Jul 3, 2019 13:22PM WST

 Dear Members and Supporters,The Health Services Union of Western Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of our next Secretary, Naomi McCrae.The selection process was exhaustive and thorough, I chaired the ... Read More

Stop the Violence Summit
Jul 3, 2019 09:59AM WST

Representatives of the HSUWA joined more than 110 health staff and industry stakeholders at the emergency Stop the Violence Summit on Friday, 21 June 2019.The emergency summit was convened in response to rising rates of ... Read More

Union News June 2019
Jun 6, 2019 09:46AM WST

The latest edition of the HSUWA Union News for June 2019 has been released.If you did not receive an email, you can read the newsletter here. Read More

As WA’s finances recover, unfair wage policy must end
May 10, 2019 16:07PM WST

Yesterday the WA Treasurer handed down the 2019/20 State Budget. Although HSUWA is now combing through the finer details, one thing is clear. The State Government’s public sector wages policy is unfair and ... Read More

Union News April 2019
Apr 18, 2019 15:41PM WST

The latest edition of the HSUWA Union News for April 2019 has been released.If you did not receive an email, you can read the newsletter here. Read More

CI -23 - Proceeding with caution
Apr 18, 2019 09:47AM WST

Over the past four plus months the review of fixed term and casual contracts has steadily ramped up with most of the preliminary stages completed by the HSPs.As we understand the current situation NMHS, SMHS, CAHS and ... Read More

April Recuit a Member Prize Winner
Apr 18, 2019 09:31AM WST

Congratulations to Jemma Naran, Social Worker at Royal Perth Hospital, who is the winner of this month's $250 recruit a member prize!  Jemma recently joined the HSUWA and last month signed up her colleague and fellow ... Read More

Aged Care - opportunity to make a difference
Apr 18, 2019 09:25AM WST

The Federal Election and Royal Commission are opportunities for members to make their voices heard on issues which affect you, either as an employee, a family member, friend, or concerned citizen.At the Federal Election the ... Read More

Job Advertisement - HSUWA Secretary
Mar 24, 2019 20:53PM WST

Applications have opened for the position of HSUWA Secretary and close at 5.00pm (AWST) on Monday 29th April. A copy of the advertisement can be found here. Read More

Secretary Dan Hill - Retirement Announcement
Mar 14, 2019 13:18PM WST

It is with a little sadness (but much anticipation and excitement!) that I announce that I have decided to retire. My last day of work will be 26th July 2019 allowing time for the recruitment of a new Secretary. Under ... Read More

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