Enterprise Agreements are Not a ‘Pick & Mix’!
Sep 7, 2017 17:08PM WST

The Union receives a myriad of phone calls and emails every day on topics ranging from workplace assaults to social media faux pas!  We categorise the issues you raise so we can detect emerging trends early and ... Read More

WA Branch 2017 financial statements now available online
Aug 31, 2017 10:56AM WST

The financial statements for the HSU WA Branch are now available on the HSUWA website under the "About" section here.These statements are for the WA Branch of HSU National and cover the financial year ending 30 June ... Read More

St John of God feel the pinch
Aug 24, 2017 16:34PM WST

Members at St John of God Hospitals are facing a less certain future with the changes in economic fortunes for WA, and changes to in the way people are providing for their private health cover.SJG Healthcare have advised ... Read More

Allied Health Review - Update and report
Aug 24, 2017 16:14PM WST

In June Allied Health members at Fiona Stanley Hospital alerted the Union to concerns about the review of the Allied Health structure at the Hospital.The current organizational structure was adopted on opening FSH, it is ... Read More

Introducing Katrina Robertson
Aug 16, 2017 12:15PM WST

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 ... Read More

Western Diagnostic settle... finally
Aug 8, 2017 16:06PM WST

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 ... Read More

June Recruit a Member prize winner
Jul 19, 2017 15:16PM WST

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 ... Read More

HSUWA July Member News
Jul 14, 2017 14:34PM WST

Dear Members,The latest HSUWA Newsletter has now gone out. Keep an eye out for 'HSUWA July Member News' in your inboxesYou can also read the latest newsletter online by clicking here.In Union,Dan HillSecretary HSUWA Read More

Sustainable Health Review
Jul 12, 2017 17:05PM WST

Members will be aware that the State Government has launched the Sustainable Health Review.In announcing the Review the Minster for Health, Roger Cook said:"What we have seen over the last decade is a significant ... Read More

Wage Increases
Jul 10, 2017 13:29PM WST

July is the month for pay increases with a large number of EBAs in the public and private sectors that provide for a wage increase from 1st July – some on the actual date, others from first (or first full) pay period ... Read More

Five Reasons your savings are going backwards
Jun 28, 2017 16:46PM WST

If the halfway mark of 2017 sees your savings looking a little lean, you could be caught in one of five money traps.  We identify the hurdles reported by Aussie savers and how to overcome them.As the end of the ... Read More

Service Priority Review – Union Submission
Jun 27, 2017 14:12PM WST

There are a number of State Government reviews in train at the moment – the Machinery of Government review, the Sustainable Health Review, and the Service Priority Review.The Service Priority Review aims to ... Read More

What services do you think should get priority?
Jun 12, 2017 16:28PM WST

The State Government have initiated a number of reviews, including the Machinery of Government changes, Commission of Inquiry into Government Programs and Projects, the CEO Working Groups and the Service Priority Review.It ... Read More

Bowel cancer education for union members at workplaces
Jun 9, 2017 16:29PM WST

It is fairly sobering to think that around 4000 Australians die each year from bowel cancer.  Bowel cancer is one of the most common cancers in Australia and all Australians over 50 are at increased risk regardless of ... Read More

Government Wages Policy makes Public Sector workers do the heavy lifting on reducing the deficit
May 31, 2017 15:49PM WST

Members will likely have heard the Premier’s announcement of a revised Public Sector Wages Policy of a flat increase of $1000pa.Under the Government’s new wages policy “The terms of existing enterprise ... Read More

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