HSUWA Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2016 Survey
Dec 11, 2015 10:08AM WST

The HSUWA will start negotiations with WA Health in January 2016 for a new Enterprise Bargaining Agreement.This Agreement will cover members employed in Health Professional, Administrative, Clerical, Technical or ... Read More

Two-in-five healthcare workers identify safety hazards
Dec 11, 2015 10:08AM WST

Two-in-five healthcare workers (40 per cent) have witnessed unsafe practices at work, while around one quarter (26 per cent) have seen safety concerns being ignored, new research has revealed.The research, commissioned by ... Read More

Campaign to save TAFE
Nov 4, 2015 08:53AM WST

The State School Teachers' Union have launched a campaign to save the TAFE system.TAFE is currently under threat due to the government significantly cutting its funding, which has led to skyrocketing course fees, staff cuts ... Read More

Crisis in Mental Health Planning & Funding
Nov 3, 2015 09:52AM WST

The HSUWA recently launched a survey to gather more information about your views of mental health planning and funding. We undertook this survey because there has been an increase this year in the number of calls and ... Read More

Health Budget Crunch
Nov 2, 2015 13:23PM WST

The effects of this year’s terrible State health budget are starting to be felt across the system. Hospitals and health services are struggling with flat budgets and ever increasing operational costs.How well the ... Read More

Changes for Midland Health Services
Oct 28, 2015 14:37PM WST

The way things are currently at Swan Districts Hospital it is difficult to imagine the hospital is actually closing. The carparks are full, there are patients being treated, all the while staff are preparing for the ... Read More

Notice of the 2015 HSUWA Annual General Meeting
Oct 22, 2015 10:41AM WST

The 2015 HSUWA Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 2nd December at the Bruce Hunt Lecture Theatre at Royal Perth Hospital, commencing at 5.30 pm.The agenda will include announcing the grand prize winner, the ... Read More

Nominate the 2015 HSUWA Workplace Representative of the Year
Oct 22, 2015 10:00AM WST

Nominations for the 2015 HSUWA Workplace Representative of the Year are now open.Is your Workplace Representative a star? Do they do their best for you and your colleagues? Have they helped resolve a workplace problem? Have ... Read More

HSS update - (HCN, HIN, HSN)
Oct 20, 2015 15:34PM WST

(UPDATED - Wednesday 27 Oct 2015) In the August/September e-Newsletter it was reported that HCN, HIN and HSN had been consolidated to form Health Support Services (HSS).The creation of HSS is part of a broader WA Health ... Read More

2015 HSUWA Elections
Oct 16, 2015 10:12AM WST

Friday 16 Oct 2015  The 2015 HSUWA elections will open on Friday 16th October.We are accepting nominations for the positions of HSUWA Vice President and three members for the union's Committee of Management.The ... Read More

FSH Uniforms – Revised offer and next steps
Sep 25, 2015 13:25PM WST

To recap, the union have been in dispute with FSH management for some months now over a number of aspects of the mandatory uniform policy. Our survey showed that there is wide-spread concern about the fit, quality and supply ... Read More

Your thoughts on mental health funding & planning
Sep 15, 2015 08:49AM WST

UPDATE: the closing date for the survey has been extended to Thursday, 24 September.Members will have received a brief survey from the union about current mental health issues in the community. As we look ahead to the ... Read More

Health budget cuts starting to bite
Sep 8, 2015 13:10PM WST

When the Barnet Government's Health budget was announced in May we predicted that it was going to be 'full of bad news for patients and health workers, with its plans to cut funding equivalent to thousands of job losses over ... Read More

Workplace Rep Robyn Strong receives long service award
Sep 4, 2015 16:13PM WST

HSUWA Workplace Representative, Robyn Strong has received a long-service award to acknowledge her 36 years of service at Claremont Private Hospital.Robyn, who has worked in reception on the weekends since 1980, has outlasted ... Read More

Training to become an OSH rep
Sep 2, 2015 16:28PM WST

What do Carers, Security Officers, Lawyers and a Union Officials all have in common? They all want safe and healthy workplace environments.Unity Training Services run excellent weeklong training courses in becoming the ... Read More

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