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VAHPA and Alfred Health appeared in conciliation before Commissioner Wilson on 13 February.
The battle for the senior Radiation Therapy positions at Alfred Health continues on several fronts!
A week before Christmas, Physiotherapists working for a large health provider in Melbourne were told that they would have to work over the Christmas break. This wasn’t the case in the past and VAHPA ensured it remained so.
We’re pleased to report that the ballot for the Multi-Employer Allied Health Professionals Agreement was successful.
Representatives from VAHPA spent the day on the front line of the UGLy/Esso Longford dispute on Thursday, January 24, to support the efforts of and give solidarity to the workers.
Late last year, as happens from time to time, a member of the Branch Committee of Management and Delegate to National Council resigned her office. This created two casual vacancies that need to be filled by election.
VAHPA condemns the passing of the Assistance and Access Bill (the AABill) through the Australian Parliament on Thursday, December 6.
ictorian Allied Health Professionals Association (VAHPA) members from Barwon Medical Imaging attended the Annual General Meeting of Barwon Health to highlight the service and staffing cutbacks being pursued by the organisation.
MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR NEW BARWON HEALTH FACILITY SET TO GATHER DUST World class CT scanner installed but has no staff employed to run it. $33 million desperately needed Barwon North development denied opportunity to get bulk-billing MRI licence. Barwon Health is proudly boasting about the arrival of its new multi-million-dollar CT scanner at Barwon Medical Imaging.Continue reading
On October 7, the Intergovernmental panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a sobering report on a 1.5°C hotter planet. At heart the report indicated that the amount of coal and other fossil fuel that humans can burn before things turn ugly is small very small indeed. In fact, if we continue doing business as usual,Continue reading
The next big Change The Rules rally, around the theme of wages, has been called for the 23rd of October. WHEN: Tuesday, October 23, 10.30am WHERE: Victorian Trades Hall, 54 Victoria St Carlton. Are you in? This will be of the same scale as the May 9 Change The Rules rally, which saw more thanContinue reading
On 12 July VAHPA and the Victorian Hospitals’ Association (VHIA) reached in-principle agreement on a deal for a new enterprise agreement for stand-alone community health. Two weeks later VAHPA members met to consider the merits of the deal. After much debate, and with some dissent, the members passed a resolution endorsing the deal. The followingContinue reading