CUPE to pursue 12% wage increase awarded to LPNs who worked at former Capital Health locations

Louise Riley

CUPE Nova Scotia is pleased that Arbitrator Lorraine Lafferty issued a consent award yesterday to licensed practical nurses (LPN) who are members of NSGEU and will now pursue the same award for members of the Canadian Union of Employees (CUPE). “CUPE fully intends to ensure that our members receive wage parity,” says Louise Riley, chairperson … Read more…

Member Update: CUPE 8920 – Acute Care

Member update on health care bargaining

A message from Bev Strachan, president of CUPE 8920 The Nova Scotia Health Authority and NSGEU have come to an agreement as a result of an outstanding LPN classification grievance in the former Capital District Health Authority (CDHA). Congratulations to NSGEU and their LPNs at the former CDHA on this achievement. In 2014, the former … Read more…