USPE News

UPSE 60th Convention Grand Prize Draw

Posted June 28, 2022, 12:53pm

Contest rules and conditions:

Eligibility:

The contest is open to all UPSE members in good standing who are currently employed at an UPSE bargaining unit worksite at the time of entry.

To be a member in good standing;

You must have signed a membership card available on the PEI UPSE website at https://www.peiupse.ca/membership-registration/ or completed a registration card by contacting  the UPSE Office andBe paying dues or otherwise be eligible as a member in good standing as defined under the PEI UPSE Constitution and Bylaws https://www.peiupse.ca/about/how/constitution/   Prize

 The single prize package includes a $3500 gift card from Air Canada. Prize package must be accepted as awarded, with no substitutions.

 Participation forms

Entries will be submitted at https://www.peiupse.ca/upse-60th-convention-grand-prize-draw or by visiting the UPSE Office at 4 Enman Crescent to complete an online ballot.

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Update your MHCSI member profile

Posted May 24, 2022, 9:57am

As a valued plan member, we are reaching out to inform you that the current MHCSI - Managed Health Care Services Inc. claims adjudication platform will be replaced with an external adjudication service solution in the Fall of 2022. We are excited to partner with ClaimSecure to bring you an enhanced member experience.As part of the transition to ClaimSecure, MHCSI Benefit and Lawtons Partner Discount Cards will move to virtual cards available on the ClaimSecure Member app and website. More details on the features of the app and website will be communicated in the coming months.Members are required to update their MHCSI member profile including an email address, by July 31, 2022. Updating your MHCSI member profile takes a few minutes and will avoid any disruption to the administration of your MHCSI Benefit and Lawtons Drugs Partner Discount program. Failure to update your MHCSI member profile will impact delivery of these program benefits after the move to ClaimSecure.Please complete th...

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Steward Level I course at UPSE

Posted May 11, 2022, 3:06pm

UPSE members are taking part in the Steward Level 1 course|| designed to help you become a Steward or better perform your duties as an elected steward. The course covers:|| • the important role Stewards play in the union|| • what makes unions strong|| • what tools are required to act effectively in the role of Steward||

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Register for Welcome to UPSE

Posted May 10, 2022, 10:33am

There is still time to register for the one day Welcome to UPSE Course being held on May 25, 2022. This course is open to all union members and is a pre-requisite for all other education the union offers. To register call 902-892-5335, toll free 1-800-897-8773, e-mail peiupse@peiupse.ca, or click on “education” on the UPSE homepage (www.peiupse.ca) and submit an “education application” online.

The Welcome to UPSE course is perfect for getting to know your union better. Whether you are a new member or have been paying dues for years and just want to learn how UPSE works and what your union does for you, you will benefit from this session.

During the Welcome to UPSE course, you will:

• learn about UPSE’s history and evolution in PEI

• learn about the union’s structure, and how it works

• learn about the tools available to familiarize yourself with your collective agreement and who can help you understand the various roles within the union.

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