Supporting Health Support Services
Mar 31, 2016 10:07AM WST

A great relief for members at Health Support Services as the Department of Health yielded to the logic and the pressure applied by HSS members to continue to be employed as health service workers.The Department had been ... Read More

Union gains significant improvements for Ramsay employees
Feb 29, 2016 09:27AM WST

Update on EA negotiations - Ramsay Health Care WA Hospital Health Services Union Enterprise Agreement 2016The Union and Ramsay management have reached an in-principle agreement on the settlement of a new Enterprise ... Read More

You think?
Feb 11, 2016 11:41AM WST

The kids are back at school, you're back at work, the next holiday is booked, next on the 2016 to do list is to think about your pay and conditions.We would like to help, so we have put a quick survey together to hear the ... Read More

Cold Cuts
Feb 5, 2016 12:58PM WST

The health services have not exactly been forthcoming with detailed information about changes and cuts they are making, and planning to make.At RPH we are told that they have identified savings, including reduced numbers of ... Read More

Join Unionists for Refugees at Palm Sunday Walk for Justice
Feb 5, 2016 09:51AM WST

The Palm Sunday Walk for Justice is an annual event organised by church, community and advocacy groups and unions. The event starts with speeches from a number of community leaders followed by the walk.Last year author Tim ... Read More

New ShopRite phone app launch
Jan 19, 2016 10:11AM WST

ShopRite have now developed the ShopRite mobile app for iOS & Android devices to make it easier for members to, not only save money, but also time.For details of all the app's features, and to download the new app, ... Read More

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

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