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Pandemic Pay Expansion
Since the Ontario government announced their Pandemic Pay at the end of April, we have been in constant discussions with them regarding positions that were excluded, including MDRD, hospital ward and unit clerks, clerical staff, and recreational staff/activity coordinators.
Pickering and Ajax Appreciation Rallies
When we first started our Appreciation Rallies in April, the Durham Region was the first area we visited. On Thursday, May 28, we will be back in Pickering and Ajax to carry on our support and show our membership that will are still here for them during this very stressful and uncertain time.
Cambridge Appreciation Rallies
On Thursday, May 28, SEIU Healthcare will be bringing our purple power to Cambridge. The Appreciation Rallies that we have organized all over Ontario have boosted the spirits of our membership and has shown employers and the government that SEIU Healthcare stands together with our members on the frontlines.
Barrie Appreciation Rallies
SEIU Healthcare continues our Appreciation Rallies in Barrie! We invite you to join us this Saturday, May 23, as we continue to support our membership, honour all frontline workers working tirelessly to protect Ontario, and remember all those who have passed during this pandemic.
Pandemic Pay for All Healthcare Workers
Since the Ontario government announced it was going to provide pandemic pay to frontline healthcare workers, SEIU Healthcare has been leading the discussions with the government to ensure all healthcare workers, including clerical, ward clerks, MDRD, and others, are included.
Orillia Appreciation Rallies and Nursing Week Celebration
SEIU Healthcare continues to support our membership by having another Appreciation Car Rally in Orillia. Please join us as we honour our brave frontline healthcare workers, remember all those who have passed, and celebrate the end of Nursing Week 2020.