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The CFNU is the national voice for nearly 200,000 nurses and student nurses across Canada. We are relentless advocates for the health and safety of our members and the patients that we care for from coast to coast. Join us as we speak up for a stronger health care system and a better workplace for all nurses.
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Be the first to know what’s happening for nurses in Canada and help make sure your voice gets heard. Speak Up is CFNU’s digital outreach tool for empowering nurses and their advocates on important issues that affect Canada’s healthcare system.

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September 21, 2017

Huffington Post blog by Linda Silas on NAFTA and pharmacare

Huffington Post – September 21, 2017 – click to read and leave comments on Linda’s Huffington Post blog PHARMACARE: DON’T LET NAFTA 2.0 STAND IN THE WAY Linda Silas, President of the CFNU Canada is closer today than ever before to achieving a public prescription drug plan for everyone. Provinces, cities, labour unions, businesses, doctors, nurses, […]

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September 19, 2017

Oped by CFNU President, Linda Silas, on the Medicare Bill recently introduced to the United States Congress

Medicare for All is a bill introduced to the United States Congress on Wednesday, September 13, 2017, by Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders. The bill proposes federally administered, single-payer medical care coverage for every resident of the United States of America. The plan would cover a broad basket of medical services, including inpatient and outpatient care, […]

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September 18, 2017

Celebrating 150 years of Nursing in Canada

This year, as we celebrate our great nation, we also celebrate the nurses across our country who provide quality health care, knowledge, insight and compassion to people of Canada in their homes, in our hospitals, our schools, our clinics and on our streets. Nurses are there for us from the first stages of life to […]

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