NEGOTIATIONS 2017 – February 15, 2018 – members voted to ratify our new collective agreement. The draft of our new collective agreement is available on the provincial AAA website. You`ll also find a new contract in the UNA app – for more information, click here. RESEARCH UNIT/OFFICE REPRESENTATIVES – We are looking for 1 to 2 members of each unit/office within UNA Local 183 to be a Una Local 183 Unit/Office Representative. The provincial AAU has a one-day funded education course to make it easier for you to enter. If you are interested, please contact us. Some responsibilities could include:1. communication assistance between the local and the members2. Member interview3. Attended local meetings4.
Membership assistance – connecting members to the corresponding person/resource. HOT BUTTON ISSUES – „Hot Button Issues“ across the province. Interpretation of the collective agreement. Click here for the document. Heather Smith, President of the AA, „A Conversation with Heather.“ AA INTRODUCTION – Visit this site for a „New Member Orientation“ at United Nurses of Alberta. You can also fill out an AA membership application form on this site, or you can print and complete an AFA membership and send it to us at the end of the year. Click here for an „Introduction to United Nurses of Alberta“ brochure. Originally published by United Nurses of Alberta June 25, 2020 at 11:42 LOCAL REUNION – UNA Local 183 Members` Meeting was closed on Tuesday, July 14, 2020. The provincial general meeting was cancelled for 2020. Our local general meeting is unlikely to take place this year because of COVID-19.
Request made during the meeting to extend the mandate of the local executive until a general staff meeting can be held safely for the elections. Please make sure to register with your full name when you participate in the zoom meeting. „Following a meeting between the Canadian Federation of the Union of Rights (CFNU) and the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) on March 13, 2020 to discuss the PHAC`s recommendations for minimum requirements for personal protective equipment (PPE) for health care professionals, a joint declaration was adopted by the CFNU, the Canadian Labour Union (CLC), the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE), Unifor, the National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) and the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), which call on the Public Health Agency of Canada and all public health services in the province to protect health workers and their patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. We also urge policy makers to respect the precautionary principle, which requires appropriate security measures when a virus is tarnished by scientific insecurity. »