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The VAHPA Voice

A podcast for speech pathologists, physiotherapists, radiographers, occupational therapists, sonographers, social workers, and all Allied Health Professionals in Victoria, Australia.

Episode 5: Protected industrial action
Episode 5: Protected industrial action
In this episode, the VAHPA Voice examines protected industrial action: what is it, what process occurs, and what sorts of actions are typical? Protected industrial occurs during enterprise bargaining. The AEC runs an ano...
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Episode 4: Working from home
Episode 4: Working from home
Working from home is a hot issue as the COVID pandemic continues. In this episode, we discuss the challenges of working from home, and ensuring that AHPs rights are upheld as they do so. We discuss the way some employers...
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Episode 3: The 2021 public sector enterprise agreement negotiations
Episode 3: The 2021 public sector enterprise agreement negotiations
VAHPA’s Public Sector Enterprise Agreement negotiations are underway. In this podcast, we discuss the themes of VAHPA’s campaign and the issues facing public sector AHPs. In this episode we also discuss the VAHPA log...
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VAHPA News – Our latest updates

AHP Update
AHP Update
09 Dec 2022
Cabrini AHPs Need Your Help! VAHPA Members at Cabrini Health have been engaged in bargaining since May 2022 seeking to improve pay and conditions. ...
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Covid Health System Response raised to Stage 3
Covid Health System Response raised to Stage 3
07 Dec 2022
[et_pb_section][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text] With the escalating Covid wave leading to increased pressure on the health system, thr...
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Updated PPE Guidance
Updated PPE Guidance
18 Nov 2022
See updated Department of Health PPE guidance here: Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): specific recommendations for COVID-19...
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New Public Sector Agreement Starts Today
New Public Sector Agreement Starts Today
18 Nov 2022
Your new Enterprise Agreement takes effect TODAY, Friday 18 November - some common FAQs are below Today marks a milestone in your employment&n...
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Swinburne & RMIT study exposes Healthcare Worker distress in Victorian public health system
Swinburne & RMIT study exposes Healthcare Worker distress in Victorian public health system
10 Nov 2022
[et_pb_section][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text] Media Release 10 November 2022 As the Victorian health system faces uncertainty ahe...
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You did it! The new Enterprise Agreement results are IN with an overwhelming YES vote for better conditions for Allied Health Professionals!!!
You did it! The new Enterprise Agreement results are IN with an overwhelming YES vote for better conditions for Allied Health Professionals!!!
07 Nov 2022
[et_pb_section admin_label="section"] [et_pb_row admin_label="row"] [et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"] With the participa...
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