10th day of Christmas – Overcrowded Emergency Rooms
Despite our government’s promise to eliminate wait times in ER, average wait times (as of May 2019) in Saskatoon was 2.8 hours and in Regina was 5.3 hours. PA, Lloydminister and North Battleford averaged 3 hours. Read more here. What needs to be understood is that population growth creates more demand; in order to meet those increased demands we need more health care workers.
Purple Works Profile
SEIU-West helps member that was passed over despite seniority A member who works as a casual housekeeper was denied a posted position they were qualified for and found out that a less senior person was awarded the position. Their Unit Chair and Rep met with employer. The employer argued...Read more