Media Release: Lax Reopen Plan Escalates COVID Risk in Health Care

July 07, 2020

Saskatoon – SEIU-West members are extremely concerned about recent policy changes made in health care...


SEIU-West President's Message June 12, 2020

June 12, 2020


Media Release: A Report of Many Contradictions

June 08, 2020

For Immediate Release - June 8, 2020 Saskatoon – The members of SEIU-West were alarmed...


SEIU-West President's Message June 4, 2020

June 05, 2020


Joint Media Release: Health Provider Unions launch petition calling for wage top-up for ALL health care workers

June 03, 2020

For Immediate Release - June 3, 2020 CUPE, SEIU-West, and SGEU – three Saskatchewan unions...


Joint Media Release: Health Care provider unions call for COVID-19 wage top-up

May 07, 2020

For Immediate Release, May 7, 2020 (SASKATCHEWAN) The unions representing health care providers in Saskatchewan...


COVID-19 (Coronavirus) External Resources

April 29, 2020

[Last updated May 15, 4:00 p.m.] SEIU-West continues to be there for you during the...


Letter of Understanding (LOU) re: Cook/Assistant Cook/Food Service Worker, potential emergent reassignments

April 23, 2020

Shortages of Cooks and Assistant Cooks have existed well before the pandemic highlighted the issue....


COVID-19: Staff Cohorting

April 20, 2020

On April 17, 2020, we annouced that we've reached a Letter of Understanding (LOU) related to...


SEIU-West Principles: Personal Protective Equipment (Update)

April 14, 2020

Good news! After weeks of talks with the employer and the Ministry, the SHA has...


SEIU-West continues to be there for you during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. Our top priority is the health and safety of our members, their families, their patients/residents/clients and communities.

We have created this page as a central location for SEIU-West communications and resources related to COVID-19. This page will be updated regularly as the situation evolves, based on the best information available.

Quick Links:

If you have any questions not answered by the resources listed or linked on this page, please use our online contact form to ask questions or call our Member Resource Centre at 1-888-999-7348 ext. 2298.

NOTE: We are not a medical resource. Please contact 811 for medical/health related questions.

If you are looking for community resources, please contact 211 or visit their website

Purple Works Profile

Continuing Care Assistant (CCA) Day Profile- Melody

Continuing Care Assistants (CCAs) provide hands-on personal care to clients, patients, and residents to support their physical, emotional, psychological, and spiritual needs so they can function at an optimum level during their day.   As part of nursing week, we’re shining the spotlight on Melody who works as a CCA in...

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