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Call for Nominations- Local 95 St. Michael’s Hospital Site

The secretary of ONA Local 95 will accept nominations for the following positions/committee members before midnight on November 8, 2018.


  • Bargaining Unit President (Network)
  • Vice-Bargaining Unit Presidents (2)(Other sites)
  • Vice-Presidents (3)

Committees (# of members to be elected)

*NB- The Bargaining Unit President of St. Michael’s Hospital will be the chair of the committees listed below

  • Negotiations (4)
  • Union/Management (4)
  • Grievance (4)
  • Human Rights (3)
  • Election Committee (2)
  • Professional Development (2)

Unit Reps

  • Unit Reps up to 30 members (no more than one rep per unit)

Click here for details including instructions for nominations and important dates.

ONA Wins Second Decision on “Unreasonable and Illogical” Vaccinate or Mask Influenza Policies

The Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) has won a second decision on the controversial vaccinate or mask (VOM) policy, striking down the policy in effect at St. Michael’s Hospital and several other hospitals that form the Toronto Academic Health Science Network (TAHSN). These policies force nurses and other health-care workers to wear an unfitted surgical mask for the entirety of their shift if they choose not to receive the influenza vaccine.

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