January 15 - Nominations open for 2019 BC Health Care Awards
Nominations are open for the 2019 BC Health Care Awards. The awards celebrate successes and achievements in BC’s health care system, and recognize people who provide outstanding care and support. Nominations will be accepted online at BCHealthCareAwards.ca until Friday, March 15, 2019.
Winners will be announced at a gala luncheon in Vancouver on June 24, 2019. For more information please see the News Release.
The Health Employers Association of British Columbia (HEABC) coordinates the human resource and labour relations interests of more than 230 publicly funded health care employers in British Columbia. HEABC represents denominational, proprietary and affiliate health employers, as well as the province’s six health authorities.
HEABC is also the accredited bargaining agent for most publicly funded health employers in the province. HEABC negotiates five major provincial agreements covering more than 115,000 unionized health care employees. HEABC negotiates agreements covering nurses, health science professionals, physician residents, and support workers in both facilities and community settings.
HEABC takes a provincial leadership role in strategic planning related to human resources and labour relations issues management for BC’s publicly funded health employers. Through collective bargaining and other industry initiatives, HEABC endeavours to build constructive and collaborative relationships with members, government, employees, and unions, while continuing to adapt to the evolving needs of its membership.
HEABC provides leadership and professional expertise in: