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May 12, 2016

OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas released this statement today to mark National Nursing Week.

May 6, 2016

The Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Blood Services is doing some damage control by backtracking on the agency’s position on plasma collection. Read more in Diablogue.

April 28, 2016

The CEO of Canadian Blood Services says he won't rule out paying Canadians for their plasma donations.  OPSEU fiercely opposes this move.  So does the Globe and Mail. 

April 26, 2016

Toronto – The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is calling for the resignation of Canadian Blood Services CEO Dr. Graham Sher. The call comes after media reports revealed that CBS won’t rule out paying Canadians for plasma donations.

April 26, 2016

We all know that we could be healthier if we ate better food, quit smoking and exercised more. But there’s another idea that’s perhaps just as important or even more important in influencing our health.