Fiona Stanley Hospital opening delayed
Jun 11, 2013 12:45PM WST

After intense pressure from the media and the HSUWA, the Health Minister Kim Hames has confirmed the opening date of the Fiona Stanley Hospital has been pushed back.The hospital was originally supposed to open in April 2014, ... Read More

Recruit a new member $250 prize draw – May 2013.
Jun 4, 2013 11:58AM WST

Our May $250 recruit a member prize winner is Joyce Pedri.Joyce works in the Patient Trust Department of the Fremantle Hospital and Health Service, where she has happily worked for some 30 years.According to her close ... Read More

Changes to State IR laws uncertain
May 29, 2013 12:05PM WST

In 2009 the incoming State Government commissioned the Amendola review of WA's Industrial Relations system. The review turned out to be an $850,000 fizzer as it was too extreme and ideological, even for the Barnett ... Read More

Are Health Professional job title changes cause for concern?
May 28, 2013 12:57PM WST

The HSUWA has for some time been aware of plans by WA Health to make changes to employee job titles.It's our understanding that the aim is to bring some consistency to job titles for Health Professionals.Across a broad range ... Read More

Members urged to check their Personal Leave deductions
May 27, 2013 12:18PM WST

If you're a WA Health employee and you've recently taken personal leave, you may need to check your payslip to make sure it's been deducted correctly.One of our members recently picked up an anomaly in the system that may ... Read More

Members urged to check their Superannuation
May 24, 2013 13:29PM WST

Health Corporate Network has been forced to do a full audit of superannuation paid to all its employees, after a HSUWA member realised his super had been paid incorrectly.The member had decided it was time to reduce his ... Read More

RPH meeting a success
May 13, 2013 15:43PM WST

The stop work meeting held to call for the government to reintroduce its legislation to protect RPH was a great success.Members gathered to voice their concern over the government's failure to honour its election promise to ... Read More

Stop Work Meeting at Royal Perth Hospital, Monday 13th May
May 9, 2013 09:18AM WST

HSUWA members are encouraged to attend a stop work meeting on Monday as part of the campaign to save Royal Perth Hospital.  Your union is very concerned about the future of RPH, and is calling on the government to ... Read More

Recruit a new member $250 prize draw— April 2013
May 7, 2013 12:06PM WST

Our April $250 recruit a member prize winner is Keringa Barnes from St John of God Pathology in Bunbury.  Keringa has been active in building the union for the EBA negotiations which are currently underway.In the ... Read More

Learning & Development to be delivered to regional members
May 7, 2013 11:53AM WST

Members in regional areas can soon look forward to receiving training in their local area, rather than having to travel to Perth. Like many other services, our country colleagues have had limited capacity to attend ... Read More

Update on Metropolitan Health Services changes
May 7, 2013 11:46AM WST

The massive changes coming to Metropolitan Health Services employees are starting to take shape. Your union has met with the man in charge of the workforce transition, Marshall Warner, along with Neil Fergus who has ... Read More

Frontline clerks case not sealed yet
Apr 19, 2013 12:17PM WST

A number of Frontline Clerical members have enquired about the outstanding decisiosn in the reclassifications appeals.Members may recall that the long running reclassification claims for ED, ward, clinic and other frontline ... Read More

We are the union, all of us
Dec 14, 2012 14:53PM WST

In recent times the Health Services Union name has been buffeted by events which are beyond the control of members here in WAWhile the national union is fairly complex to overhaul, we have been able to make more immediate ... Read More

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