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The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) is Canada's largest health care union.


Improvements to your HOOPP pension plan

Building on strong financial returns for 2020-21 of 11.4%, the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) has announced a number of benefit improvements.

CUPE Hospitals

HOOPP is a pension plan that is jointly administered by four unions, including CUPE, and the Ontario Hospital Association.

Fact vs Fiction – How to tell the Difference

There is a lot of information on the merger and which union will best represent you after the vote. To make an informed decision you need to be able to tell fact from misinformation.

It has come to CUPE’s attention that SEIU representatives, in particular Richard Saladziak, has been providing misinformation to our members. Mr. Saladziak has inaccurately informed many members that CUPE does not have retiree benefits for those that retire early.

1144-1590 Sept Newsletter

Updates on the central contract implementation, news about the upcoming merger of Our Shared Purpose, and information about member outreach this Fall.

The Ontario Labour Relations Board (OLRB) determined that there will be one fulltime & part-time Service bargaining unit and one fulltime & part-time Clerical bargaining unit for the newly merged hospital.

Clerical News - July

Bargaining | Violence against clerical staff | Technological change

Below are just some examples of the revolution through technological change taking place in hospitals across Ontario, which is eliminating the jobs of clerical employees.

PSW Newsletter

PSW NEWS PSW of the Year | Bargaining | Violence

Ontario healthcare workers are subject to a higher rate of workplace violence than policing or corrections.

Nursing News

RPN of the year | Wage demand in bargaining | Violence at work

Changes made to the Nursing Graduate Guarantee Programme in April concern CUPE because it more strongly encourages the hiring into full-time positions of nurses who have just graduated from community college.

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The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) is Canada's largest health care union.