Personal support workers with the Grey-Bruce Victorian Order of Nurses (VON), represented by Local 289 of the Ontario Public Service Employees Union, have voted to ratify their first collective agreement, averting a possible strike.
Community Health Care Professionals
The Ontario Public Service Employees Union is calling for a public investigation behind the factors that led the Grey Bruce Health Unit to slam the door shut on its Walkerton office.
OPSEU has reached a tentative agreement with participating Community Care Access Centres (CCACs) in its first Central Collective Agreement between the parties.
Home care workers with ParaMed, represented by OPSEU Local 492, have voted 77 per cent in favour of strike action after negotiators for management said they do not have a mandate to discuss monetary issues.
OPSEU is requesting for the Minister of Health and Long Term Care to launch an official assessment of the Grey Bruce Board of Health and the Grey Bruce Public Health Unit.