International Women’s Day 2014: Inspiring Change

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CFNU joins launch of first ever nation-wide workplace survey

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International Women’s Day 2014: Inspiring Change
CLC One Minute Message Video Contest
CFNU joins launch of first ever nation-wide workplace survey

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  • April 11, 2014 Updates Argentina http://www.lndnoticias.com.ar/08/04/20146836/paro-activo-en-el-hospital-de-ninos-ricardo-gutierrez/ Titular: Paro activo en el Hospital de Niños Ricardo Gutierrez Headline: Active Strike at Ricardo Gutierrez Children’s Hospital …………… Australia http://www.standard.net.au/story/2209427/nurses-slam-erosion-of-rural-aged-care/?cs=383 Headline: Nurses Slam Erosion of Rural Aged Care …………………….. Australia https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/56202 Headline: Government...
  • The Manitoba Nurses Union has concluded the Central Table Agreement which covers approximately 10,000 of our 12,000 members. The agreement contains a number of provisions which address patient care and workload issues.
  • April 4, 2014 Updates Argentina http://www.diariouno.com.ar/mendoza/Medicos-y-enfermeros-preparan-otra-huelga-esta-vez-de-72-horas-20140404-0020.html Titular: Médicos y enfermeros preparan otra huelga, esta vez de 72 horas Headline: Doctors and Nurses Prepare Another Strike, This Time for 72 Hours …………. Argentina http://www.tiemposur.com.ar/nota/67172-enfermeros-de-terapias-intensivas-piden-reconocimiento-de-%C3%A1rea-cr%C3%ADtica Titular: Enfermeros de terapias intensivas piden reconocimiento...
  • The Nova Scotia government introduced essential services legislation early Monday evening surprising labour groups and prompting wide-spread mobilization of health care workers determined to protest this latest attack on unions.
  • Today, March 31st, marks the day the federal government withdraws from any leadership role in health care in Canada. This withdrawal of federal leadership will lead to a fragmentation of services across the country, and access to care will depend...
  • OTTAWA – The Canadian Health Coalition (CHC) will launch a national day of action March 31st to kick off a campaign for a new Health Accord. Events are organized in 40 communities across Canada, including a luncheon in Ottawa with...
  • March 21, 2014 Updates Argentina http://www.argenpress.info/2014/03/entrevista-jorge-yabkowski-la-salud-no.html Titular: Entrevista a Jorge Yabkowski: La salud no luce como la pintan (video) Headline: Interview with Jorge Yabkowski: Health Doesn’t Shine Like They Paint It ………………….. Australia http://www.news.com.au/national/western-australia/budget-cuts-putting-lives-at-risk-raising-ethical-concerns-nurse-tells-health-minister/story-fnii5thn-1226855715762 Headline: Budget cuts puts lives at...
  • On February 4, 2014, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions hosted a breakfast meeting on Parliament Hill to discuss An Aging Population, Prescription Drugs and the Future of Public Health Care in Canada , with presentations by Mr. Cal Martell...
  • The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) is warning that contract demands tabled by the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA) would lead to a nursing crisis reminiscent of the Harris government years. Contract talks broke down when the OHA team walked away from...
  • March 14, 2014 Updates Australia http://www.frasercoastchronicle.com.au/news/nurses-urge-government-continue-flexible-childcare/2195287/ Headline: Nurses urge gov to continue flexible childcare trial ……………….. Australia http://www.roxbydownssun.com.au/story/2147612/regional-hospitals-could-benefit-from-more-nurses/?cs=12 Headline: Regional Hospitals Could Benefit From More Nurses ……………….. Australia http://www.frasercoastchronicle.com.au/news/yaralla-praised-for-care/2197030/ Headline: Auditors praise Yaralla's care but union is concerned …………….. Brazil...