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BARGAINING UPDATE #10: Tentative agreement for health science professionals

July 16, 2004
PARAMEDICAL PROFESSIONAL BARGAINING ASSOCIATION Bargaining Update #10PDF Version (Adobe Acrobat required)

Discussions continue on contract for health science professionals

July 8, 2004
PARAMEDICAL PROFESSIONAL BARGAINING ASSOCIATION Bargaining Update #9  PDF Version (Adobe Acrobat required)

HSA scores on-call pay win

June 24, 2004
BL9987 HSA has scored a significant victory for Paramedical Professional Bargaining Association members who have been denied on-call pay when they were called back to work. Under the collective agreement, members receive premium pay for the hours they are scheduled on call. The current rate is $3 an hour for the first 72 hours in a month, and $4.25 per hour for any additional on-call hours.

Negotiations continue for health science professionals contract

June 16, 2004
PARAMEDICAL PROFESSIONAL BARGAINING ASSOCIATION Bargaining Update #8 PDF Version (Adobe Acrobat required)

Health science professionals, employers agree to process to conclude contract talks

June 10, 2004
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEInformation: Miriam Sobrino Communications Officer604 439 0994 office / 604 328 2886 cell Then Paramedical Professional Bargaining Association (PPBA), which represents health science professionals working in BC's health care system, has reached a framework agreement with HEABC. Health science professionals deliver the clinical, diagnostic and rehabilitation services in the public health care system in B.C.

BARGAINING UPDATE #7: Framework agreement reached for health science professionals

June 10, 2004
PARAMEDICAL PROFESSIONAL BARGAINING ASSOCIATIONBargaining Update #7 PDF Version (Adobe Acrobat required)

HSA calls on government to change approach to health care bargaining

May 2, 2004
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Miriam Sobrino Director Strategic Communications& Member Development604 439 0994 office604 328 2886 cell The Health Sciences Association, the union representing 12,000 health science professionals who provide the diagnostic, clinical and rehabilitation services in the public health care system, welcomed the deal hammered out over the weekend to force the government to step back from its attack on health support workers.

Facilities sub-sector awaiting LRB decision

April 21, 2004
BL9980 Most HSA esential services levels in place Mediator Stephen Rinfret has booked out of mediation with the Facilities Health Services & Support Bargaining Association and Health Employers' Association of BC (HEABC).