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Details of Community Health tentative agreement available now
Details of the tentative agreement between the Community Health Bargaining Association (CBA) and the Health Employers’ Association of British Columbia (HEABC) are available for...
June 29, 2018
Community health bargaining
Community health reaches tentative collective agreement
The Community Bargaining Association (CBA) and the Health Employers Association of British Columbia (HEABC) have reached a tentative collective agreement. “The bargaining team...
June 15, 2018
Community health bargaining underway
Bargaining for HEU members covered by the community health collective agreement got underway this week with the Health Employers Association of British Columbia (HEABC) in...
May 18, 2018
Bargaining priorities set at community health conference, contract talks upcoming
With public sector negotiations around the corner, delegates to HEU’s community health bargaining conference came together in Burnaby to discuss priorities, adopt bargaining...
May 10, 2018
Community health agreement ratified
Workers in the community health sector have voted in favour of a three-year contract reached with health employers. The new collective agreement will take effect April 1, 2019 and...
July 31, 2018
New community health wage grids – effective in February – now posted on HEU website
The Public Service Agency has calculated the Economic Stability Dividend (ESD) for 2017, which will amount to an increase of 0.35 per cent on hourly wage rates, effective the first...
December 16, 2016
Update on comparability increases for HEU community health workers
In the last round of bargaining, the Community Bargaining Association (CBA) and the Health Employers Association of BC (HEABC) negotiated a “comparability increase” for certain...
July 15, 2016
Arbitrator makes progress on fixing wage gap in Community sector
On March 3, the Labour Relations Board-appointed arbitrator Vince Ready made several key rulings that will help narrow the wage gap between the majority of 14,000 health care...
April 13, 2016
Update on Enhanced Disability Management Program for community health workers
In March 2014, the Enhanced Disability Management Program (EDMP) rolled out to community health members working in all provincial health authorities. Since then, the multi-union...
July 9, 2015
Community health benchmark comparability review seeks member submissions
In the last round of bargaining, the multi-union Community Bargaining Association (CBA) successfully negotiated “comparability increases” to be applied to approximately 80 per cent...
June 26, 2014