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CDHA Memo re: Sick Policy

It has come to our attention that Capital Health is denying they have a policy of not replacing the first sick call. Here is a copy of a memo that outlines that policy:   Sent: August 6, 2013 2:24 PM Subject: Approval for Overtime- Managers ONLY Hi all, Last Friday a memo came from Paula […]

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Mediation Breaks Down, Capital Health Fails to Address Safety Concerns

Despite the best efforts of the bargaining committee of Local 97 (Registered Nurses at Capital Health), mediation has proven to be unsuccessful, as this employer still refuses to address nurses’ serious concerns surrounding patient safety, scheduling and replacing sick calls. On the important issue of recent unsafe changes to scheduling practices, the employer’s final message […]

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Capital Health Refuses Safe, Responsible Staffing Proposal

The NSGEU is appalled that bureaucrats at Capital Health are misleading the public and healthcare workers on the issue of Emergency Services in the event of job action by nurses. Nurses have agreed to 100 per cent staffing levels in the emergency room, intensive care, cancer care, veterans’ care and hemodialysis units.­ Capital Health’s claims […]

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