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Shortages in idyllic setting make for a hectic pace

October 1, 2003
The Report: October 2003 vol.24 num.5 by DAN KEETON ts a bucolic setting and so remote: by the urban standards of most Canadians, it would seem working a shift in Queen Charlotte Islands Hospital would be a cakewalk.

On the front lines in the fight against breast cancer

October 1, 2003
The Report: October 2003 vol.24 num.5 by YUKIE KURAHASHI lex Finley figures she has been x-rayed “about five million times.” Finley became familiar with x-rays and radiography early in life, when she was diagnosed with scoliosis.

Health Sciences Association of BC donates $10,000 to fire relief fund

September 4, 2003
The Health Sciences Association of BC announced today a $10,000 donation to the Canadian Red Cross BC Forest Fire Fund, to support relief efforts in British Columbia's devastating forest fires. "This has been a devastating month for hundreds of families across BC. The immediate danger and personal stress has taken a toll on whole communities - from residents and volunteers to the people whose job it is to provide public safety, including fire fighting, policing and health care," HSA President Cindy Stewart said.

BC Federation of Labour occupational health and safety courses

August 19, 2003
EB03-22 EXERCISE YOUR RIGHT TO HEALTH AND SAFETY EDUCATION

HSA Basic OH&S Steward Workshop

August 19, 2003
EB03-21

NUPGE fights for fairer drug pricing

August 1, 2003
The Report: August 2003 vol.24 num.4 he Competition Bureau of Canada has agreed to investigate a complaint filed against the pricing practices of major drug companies.

El Salvador's battle against privatization

August 1, 2003
The Report: August 2003 vol.24 num.4 by CAROLE PEARSON

Protecting members' rights through effective political action

August 1, 2003
The Report: August 2003 vol.24 num.4 by CINDY STEWART C NDP leader Joy MacPhail announced early in June that she will not be seeking the leadership of the party at the convention this coming November.

HSA gears up for bargaining

August 1, 2003
The Report: August 2003 vol.24 num.4 by RON OHMART n the months leading up to the expiry of several collective agreements in the public sector, its time to begin to turn our attention to HSAs approach to bargaining.

Many changes for members at Canadian Blood Services

August 1, 2003
The Report: August 2003 vol.24 num.4 by BONNIE PHILLIPS