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Finding The Money, Union Screening National Debt and Funding Documentary
19 Feb 2024
Finding the Money will screen Friday 8th March 2024 at 7pm, Solidarity Hall, Victorian Trades Council. It is said by many politicians and economist...
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February is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month
01 Feb 2024
The month of February is time to elevate public awareness about ovarian cancer, which is very difficult to treat at later stages. According to the ...
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VAHPA Statement Regarding Australia Day, January 26
25 Jan 2024
This 26 January, VAHPA stands in solidarity with Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander people in their struggle for self-determination, autonomy, an...
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Dept. of Health Protective Measures Advice for COVID-19 variant JN.1
15 Jan 2024
The Department of Health has issued an update to advise health services regarding the COVID-19 JN.1 variant. The following is advice from the Departme...
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COVID-19 Continues to Devastate Aged Care Facilities
19 Dec 2023
Andrew Hewat, from the Victorian Allied Health Professionals Association, was recently interviewed by Channel 9 and has spoken out on the unrelenting ...
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Letter to Ministers Opposing WorkCover Changes – Signed by all HSU Victoria Branches
15 Nov 2023
VAHPA continues to oppose changes being pushed by government through the Workcover Scheme Modernization bill 2023. It is our view that these changes w...
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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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