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Chief Steward and Assistant Chief Steward Advanced Training - November 20, 2017

October 24, 2017
Chief and Assistant Chief Steward Training Objective This 1 day specialized training is for Chief Stewards and Assistant Chief Stewards.  As leaders in your chapter, you have some additional opportunities, responsibilities, and challenges.  The goal of this workshop is to identify and discuss your role both within the Union structure and with the Employer and your role as a chapter/steward team leader.  We will also focus on ways in which you can share your workload with other stewards, mentor new stewards, and succession planning.  

HSA Supervisors in the Union - January 29-30, 2018

October 24, 2017
      HSA Supervisors!  You are invited to an HSA Supervisors in the Union Workshop    Date: January 29-30, 2018 Time: 9 am to 4:30 am (breakfast served at 8:30 am)

Workplace Psychological Health and Safety Workshop

October 24, 2017
To register for this workshop please go to WHEN Jan 31, 20188:30 am - 9:00 am  Breakfast9:00 am - 5:00 pm Workshop Where HSA Training room

Workplace Psychological Health and Safety Workshop - December 11, 2017

October 24, 2017
Please go to to register for this Workshop When Dec 11, 20178:30 am - 9:00 am  Breakfast9:00 am - 5:00 pm Workshop Where HSA Training room

2018 Basic Steward and OH&S Steward Training Dates

October 24, 2017
HSA Basic Steward/OH&S Training Dates 2018

Bringing mental health professions into the light

October 5, 2017
HSA REPORT MAGAZINE, SEPTEMBER 2017 HSA'S newest ad shines a light on the professions delivering mental health care in BC.

Important member survey on upcoming contract negotiations

September 28, 2017
HSA has contracted with Viewpoints Research to conduct a survey to find out more about member priorities related to contract negotiations, workload, member communications and other current issues. The survey will be conducted on line. Members will receive email invitations starting October 2, and the survey will be open until October 28. It takes 8-12 minutes to complete. Your participation is important. Survey results help HSA with strategic planning on immediate and long-term needs.

How is workload affecting your patients?

September 28, 2017
HSA REPORT MAGAZINE, SEPTEMBER 2017 A random survey conducted last fall found that 75 per cent of members are concened that workload is negatively impacting patient care. Over the course of 2016, HSA consulted thousands of members in several surveys. Over 5000 members completed a short survey on workload. Another 1400 completed a comprehensive survey. A futher 2500 were randomly sampled.

Watch out for member engagement team

September 27, 2017
HSA Report Magazine, September 2017 Last fall, HSA's mobilizing team brought together a small group of HSA members who wanted to do something more.