Statistics Canada is conducting a survey to understand the impact of COVID-19 on the Canadian health workforce, with a particular focus on access to personal protective equipment (PPE) and infection prevention and control (IPC) measures in the workplace. www.aupe.org/news-and-publications/memoriam No money for health care or education, but a lot of money to secretly subsidize the NHL. 👿 deadline for applications is 8 December 2020 at 4 p.m. Apply here: www.aupe.org/…/financial…/bursaries-and-scholarships are you looking for your collective agreement or the minutes of your meeting? Look for a list of downloadable documents. “Honestly, we don`t know what`s going to happen in five years, 10 years, what the long-term effects on people`s health will be,” Yeager said. Aupe will award the Spotlight Award to two members per month until the 2021 convention. The Province of Manitoba is following in the footsteps of Jason Kenney`s UCP and introducing a Critical Infrastructure Protection Act that restricts freedom of speech and assembly. globalnews.ca/…/alberta-workers-compensation-board…/ AUPE Young Activist Committee announces our first winners of the Spotlight on Young Activists Award! Our first winner is Laura Sadler, who works at Rockyview General Hospital. Laura`s colleagues say they have “proven time and time again that she will be committed not only to us, but also to other hospital departments.” Laura`s work makes her job safer and brings her colleagues together. www.theprogressreport.ca/exclusive_alberta_governme.
calgaryherald.com/…/icu-admissions-near-100-as-albe. Our thoughts are with all Albertans mourning the loss of a loved one and the frontline workers who are witnessing this devastating loss.