Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)

November 23, 2009 15:31 ET

CUPE Media Advisory: Hospital Union Leaders to Question Sudbury's Capacity for H1N1 Surge

SUDBURY, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2009) - With health experts identifying Sudbury as particularly hard hit by H1N1 and hospital resources as stretched to the limit, city and provincial hospital union leaders will hold a news conference to ask pointed questions about Sudbury Regional Hospital's capacity to handle H1N1.

WHAT:News Conference
  
WHO:David Shelefontiuk, President, CUPE 1623 - Sudbury Regional Hospital
 Sharon Richer, Vice-President, Ontario Council of Hospital Unions (OCHU/CUPE)
 Michael Hurley, President, Ontario Council of Hospital Unions (OCHU/CUPE)
  
WHEN:Tuesday, November 24, 2009, 11:00 a.m.
  
WHERE:CUPE Sudbury District Council, 868 Falconbridge Road, Unit #5, Sudbury

Contact Information

  • CUPE Local 1623
    Dave Shelefontiuk
    President
    705-929-8457
    or
    OCHU/CUPE
    Michael Hurley
    President
    416-884-0770
    or
    CUPE Communications
    Chris Watson
    416-553-9410