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 Read more […]

Louise Riley: Proper staffing ratios in long-term care make a world of difference

The following letter to the editor by Louise Riley, CUPE NS Long Term Care Coordinating Committee chairperson, was published in the Chronicle Herald on June 5, 2020.  In January, just two months before the COVID-19 lockdown, staff at a long-term-care Read more […]