District Health Boards

The PSA is a major health union with over 15,000 members employed by district health boards. Union members are the bedrock of our public health services.

The PSA in health

The PSA is organising for good and rewarding careers that reflect the value we place on public health services and the people who provide them.

The DHB sector has its own national committee and a seat on the PSA Executive Board. This ensures your sector has a voice at all levels of PSA decision-making.

You can meet the members of the committee here.

2018 MECAs - see below

Additional materials:

Documents


Campaigns and issues from the PSA. At the Heart of the Hospital
Campaigns

At the Heart of the Hospital

At the heart of the hospital, Admin and DHB Clerical Workers have raised a claim for Equal Pay.

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Media Releases

Mental health and public health nurses to vote on pay offer

Around 3500 DHB mental health nurses, public health nurses, and mental health support workers are preparing to vote on a new pay offer this month.

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News from the PSA. DHB Sector Newsletter
News

DHB Sector Newsletter

An update from the DHB sector committee.

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Media Releases

PSA to Government: Budget shows promise but more courage needed

The Labour-led Government’s first Budget shows promise, the PSA says - but there are still many in the public and community service who will wonder when their turn is coming.

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Media Releases

“Think beyond Band-Aids”, PSA urges Government

The Labour-led Government must urgently relax its Budget Responsibility Rules to tackle the $2.7 billion hole in the health budget, the PSA says.

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Media Releases

New Zealand agrees - increase tax revenue for better public services

New Zealanders overwhelmingly agree public services need more funding - and they think tax should be increased to pay for them, according to new research released today.

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