Influenza Vaccinations
May 15, 2020 10:49AM WST

Being vaccinated where it is safe to do, even if you are at low risk from a bout of the flu, is an act of solidarity with your work colleagues, your family and everyone else in the community.HSUWA supports policies that ... Read More

Public Sector Workers: Information for Union Members
May 11, 2020 16:06PM WST

Please see attached the latest information sheet for union members, provided by the Department of Health on the COVID-19 situation. Information is current as at Friday May 1 2020.Union update #5  Read More

International Workers Memorial Day
May 1, 2020 16:26PM WST

Tuesday 28 April marked International Workers Memorial Day.At the service in Perth this year, our HSUWA President Cheryl Hamill was invited to speak by Unions WA. Cheryl gave a moving speech that addressed the risks ... Read More

Private Sector Update 1 May 2020
May 1, 2020 15:05PM WST

Private Hospitals: After the cessation of most elective surgery the union received many enquiries from members with concerns about their employer wanting to change their contractual entitlements. The drop off in activity in ... Read More

Public Sector Agreement Update 1 May 2020
May 1, 2020 15:04PM WST

Following on from our report two weeks ago, discussions have continued with the Health Department, ministers, and various other public sector agents to come to terms for a new Agreement. Progress has been made, but there is ... Read More

Private Pathology Update: Concerns of unlawful actions
Apr 21, 2020 14:12PM WST

HSUWA has been informed by our private sector members at Western Diagnostics Pathology that the company has told staff it will stop annual leave accruals for permanent and fixed term employees from Monday 20 April until 30 ... Read More

Public Sector Update: Covid-19
Apr 9, 2020 16:03PM WST

Please see attached the latest information sheet for union members.This document is provided by the Department of Health on the COVID-19 situation. Please see more at our COVID-19 News portal. Read More

COVID-19 Update: PPE in Western Australia, Westin Hotel Secured for Health Workers
Apr 6, 2020 16:04PM WST

UPDATE: $5.5 million in Personal Protection Equipment has been secured by the WA State Government.The PPE for front-line workers was flown into Perth on Saturday and will be dispersed across the state’s health ... Read More

Member Update: Naomi McRae
Apr 6, 2020 14:33PM WST

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Public Sector Update: WA Health Briefing
Apr 3, 2020 08:47AM WST

We have succeeded in our request for the dialogue with WA Health to be more structured, with a new twice weekly tele-conference briefing commencing today. Brief notes from today’s meeting are ... Read More

Physiotherapy Update : Local Physios join in International COVID-19 Response
Mar 31, 2020 16:07PM WST

An international team of Physiotherapists has published a document titled Physiotherapy management for COVID-19 in the acute hospital setting: Recommendations to guide clinical practice1. A pre-publication copy is ... Read More

HSUWA Letter to DG of Health Dr Russell-Weisz: What Health Workers Need Now
Mar 26, 2020 09:18AM WST

HSUWA has written to the Minister for Health and DG of Health about what health workers need as this crisis begins, the letter follows:Dear Dr Russell-Weisz,HSUWA members and COVID-19 The Health Services Union of Western ... Read More

Member Update - COVID - 19
Mar 20, 2020 14:44PM WST

HSUWA understands the State Government and Department of Health are reacting as quickly as possible to this crisis in difficult circumstances.Our members across the health sector are trusted and respected professionals (in ... Read More

HSUWA Letter to Roger Cook, Dr Russell-Weisz on HSUWA workers and the Covid-19 Crisis
Mar 20, 2020 13:59PM WST

HSUWA have written to the WA Health Minister and Dr Russell-Weisz,Dear Minister Cook and Dr Russell-WeiszHSUWA members and COVID-19The Health Services Union of Western Australia (HSUWA) is writing in relation to the ... Read More

COVID-19 Information - Key Links
Mar 16, 2020 15:32PM WST

HSUWA is updating our news portal to ensure you have links to the best resources on the COVID-19 crisis. Important InformationPlease get your information from credible and accurate sources. This is a rapidly evolving ... Read More

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