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April 21, 2005
For immediate release
Prince Edward Island Nurses' Union Negotiations Delayed
Health and Social Services
Government announced in the April 7th Budget Speech the reorganization of the health and social services system through the amalgamation of the four Regional Health Authorities, the Provincial Health Services Authority, and the Department of Health and Social Services into two new departments – the Department of Health and the Department of Social Services and Seniors.
The three-year collective agreement between the two parties expired on March 31, 2005. The parties had commenced negotiations towards a renewed collective agreement on March 30, 2005.