And underspending while costs increase is essentially a funding cut.
A recent increase to home care funding announced by the UCP isn’t even enough cover increases to inflation.
Lethbridge drug-related deaths have surpassed the 100 mark since the SCS was shut down due to government defunding.
In an email sent out last week, HSAA negotiators said that they’re moving to mediation after months of AHS refusing to change their position on massive wage rollbacks.
And having one more year of data continues to confirm that as SCS usage drops, deaths increase.
Alberta Health Services is calling for rollbacks for 12 classifications of HSAA workers, at an average of -5.36%
Last month, the UCP government released their latest budget, which saw less allocated to AISH than originally planned. As in, tens of millions of dollars.
The UCP government released their latest budget, and it’s not good news for K–12 schools.
The 2022–2023 Alberta budget shows that the UCP increased health spending by $1 billion less than the NDP did.
The UCP government issued their 4th provincial budget last week, and postsecondary students are getting dumped on. Again.