• Friday, September 4, 2015
    Dear Brothers and Sisters: Please read the following message sent to me by our CUPE National Representative: On June 12, 2015 the Health Employers’ Association of British Columbia (HEABC) and the Health Science Professionals’ Bargaining Association (HSPBA) reached a settlement agreement in principle regarding the outstanding Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) grievances surrounding the transition to...
  • Friday, August 21, 2015
    Wages of Rebellion: A thought-provoking evening with Chris Hedges in Alliance with Vancouver Rape Relief and Womens' Shelter and Asian Women Coalition Ending Prostitution WE ARE LIVING IN REVOLUTIONARY TIMES.The vast gulf between political and corporate elites and the struggling masses; the devastation of our environment by faceless, careless corporations; the steady stripping away of civil...

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  • Wednesday, August 26, 2015
    After a break over the summer, our popular evening education sessions are back.Please call the union office at 604-879-4671 to register. As registration is limited to 20 participants, seats will be filled on a first come first served basis.
  • Friday, July 3, 2015
    In the last two weeks, there have been updates to both of the Health subsectors. CBA: For those members who are part of the CBA, there are three important memos regarding the Early Disability Management Program (EDMP). HSPBA: Our HSPBA members should be made aware of the recent news regarding the Joint Health Sciences Benefit Trust (JHSBT).
  • Thursday, April 9, 2015
    Further to our March 30 update on the Joint Health Science Benefits Trust (JHSBT), we are pleased to announce that the Health Science Professionals Bargaining Association (HSPBA) and Health Employers’ Association (HEABC) have ratified the trust agreement that formally establishes the Trust.
  • Tuesday, April 7, 2015
    Please note that we have posted the current HSPBA Collective Agreement 2012-2019 under Collective Agreements in the box on the upper right of the Vancouver Coastal Health page.