The union of choice for BC’s health care workers

The Hospital Employees' Union represents more than 50,000 members working in all areas of health care. Providing quality health care takes a team. And protecting all health care workers takes a team, too.

We're stronger together

Demanding better funding for seniors' care

For far too long, seniors in B.C.’s care homes haven’t been getting the care they deserve. The pandemic revealed that our long-term care system is fragile and under strain. Seniors and workers are paying the price.

Protecting you during COVID-19

HEU is working hard to get all the information members need. If you have questions or have issues in your workplace, we’re here to help.

Reuniting the health care team

Thousands of HEU members are returning in-house to the public sector in 2021-2022