CUPE Local 5430

A number of Saskatchewan healthcare unions say provincial wage top-up is not enough

Aug 4, 2020 | 4:38am

After Saskatchewan’s government expanded the front-line worker wage top-up to include staff at integrated care homes, three of Saskatchewan’s health care unions have come forward to say the funding falls short. CUPE local 5430 Vice President Pearl Blommaert says the funding still doesn’t include acute care workers across the province. Blommaert says this is about […]

Sask. health care provider unions request wage top-up

May 7, 2020 | 1:11pm

A letter has been sent to Premier Scott Moe by Saskatchewan’s health care unions asking for a wage top-up for health care employees. In a release sent out on Thursday morning, CUPE, SGEU and SEIU West called on the premier to “follow in the footsteps of almost every other jurisdiction in Canada” like what has been […]