Media Releases 2018

For Immediate Release, April 12, 2018: Saskatoon – With the release of the provincial budget on April 10, SEIU-West leaders learned about significant changes for their members who provide information technology (IT) services in the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA). The government announced that “sometime this summer”, SHA’s IT services will be transferred to eHealth Saskatchewan, along with $39 million of SHA’s budget. “It is especially disturbing to receive this kind of announcement two hours before the provincial budget,” said Barbara Cape, President of SEIU-West. “This reflects a shocking lack of preparation and transparency.”

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