In 1977, Local 1 – the registered nurses at the Calgary General Hospital – unionized. United Nurses of Alberta (UNA) was born! UNA now represents over 24,000 members across Alberta and has approximately 162 Locals.
Local 1 serves 1458 members of the Peter Lougheed Centre, as well as members at the Sunridge Medical Gallery and Sunridge Professional Building.
Click on the link to see UNA members from across Alberta share their experiences working as nurses during the COVID-19 pandemic.