Wa Health Agreements

„But the government`s wage policy, if implemented, means a reduction in real wages for the majority of doctors in the health care system and well below the consumer price index for some doctors, and that must be taken into account. The latest list of the latest public sector awards and agreements in Western Australia can be find on the Western Australian Industrial Relations Commission website. Health Minister Roger Cook said it was essential that the VA health system work within its budget. „Until now, it has been very temporary and we absolutely recognize the need for wage moderation in the health sector, as wages account for a significant portion of the cost of providing health care,“ said Dr. Khorshid. Below is a list of active public sector awards and agreements. This list is maintained by public sector labour relations. Although every attempt is made to ensure that the information on this page is up to date, the accuracy, currency and reliability of the information cannot be guaranteed. The service disclaims any responsibility for claims that may arise from persons acting on this information or that do not act on this information. It comes as the final report of the VA HEALTH EVALUATION this week warned the health system needed to stay within its budget and state wage policy.

Please note that in 1998, for registered nurses, individual agreements were certified for registered nurses with some differences between them. Only one representative sample is provided below. The report warned that salaries for staff, particularly doctors and nurses, were among the highest in the country, resulting in a 13% increase in the cost of labour in the VA. „The conditions of special allowances or „deals“ for certain health sectors can no longer be justified in the current labour market,“ he said. All AV-Health industrial agreements have been and are still being negotiated in accordance with the government`s public sector wage policy, which provides for wage increases of $1,000 per year,“ he said. „This policy will focus on the negotiations that will begin with WADA AV for the physician replacement contract.“ „We don`t want to be in a position where it`s no longer attractive for them to work. An interim report of the sustainable health assessment last year took a low hit on highly paid doctors and argued that there was a „comfortable“ dominance of the medical profession at the expense of other workers. Please note that registered nurses received an administrative payment in 2001.