Media Advisory - South Bruce Grey Health Centre needs to listen to community
before implementing changes to the hospital

TORONTO, June 8 /CNW/ - South Bruce Grey Health Centre is alienating both staff and community as it implements cuts to the four-site hospital in Grey and Bruce counties.

Community and labour groups are calling on the hospital board to listen to community and staff concerns around the importing of reheated frozen food to replace the hospital kitchens, poor labour relations practices, and issues around governance.

Representatives from community and labour organizations will host two press conferences in Durham and Kincardine June 9 to outline their concerns.

Wednesday, June 9

11 am - Durham Legion, Bruce St. N., Durham

2 pm - Davidson Centre, 601 Durham St., Kincardine

Present will be;

Natalie Mehra, Director, Ontario Health Coalition

Mary Ellen Pollard, Ken Goldspink, Co-Chairs, Friends of the Kincardine

Hospital

Jill McIlwraith, Chair, Health Care Divisional Council, Ontario Public

Service Employees Union

Dave Trumble, President, Grey-Bruce Labour Council

SOURCE Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU)

For further information: For further information: Rick Janson toll-free at 1-800-268-7376 ext 8383


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