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January 15, 2018

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – January 12, 2018

Australia   http://www.begadistrictnews.com.au/story/5162258/ceo-responds-to-nurses-concerns-at-serh/   Headline: CEO responds to nurses concerns at SERH   Australia   http://www.begadistrictnews.com.au/story/5161115/issues-unresolved-at-south-east-regional-hospital/   Headline: Nurses union claims recommendations not yet implemented at Bega’s regional hospi   Australia   http://www.goulburnpost.com.au/story/5161779/health-boss-pledges-adequate-palliative-care-in-new-hospital/   Headline: Health District chief makes palliative care promise to Goulburn   Australia   https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/manly-daily/nurses-at-manly-hospital-protest-over-concerns-about-jobs-at-new-northern-beaches-hospital/news-story/caf94708df34199a1b80266e030ac488?nk=3dbcb062472c762a7bdcc85325d4228f-1515722361   Headline: Nurses at Manly Hospital protest […]

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January 5, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – January 5, 2018

Australia   https://www.gympietimes.com.au/news/no-new-programs-regional-unis-hit-by-federal-cuts/3303677/   Headline: ‘No new programs’: regional unis hit by federal cuts   Australia   https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/uni-cuts-may-put-cq-regions-health-at-risk/3302041/   Headline: Uni cuts may put CQ region’s health at risk   Australia   http://www.cairnspost.com.au/news/blue-care-hits-back-at-staffing-cut-claims/news-story/3594235425afd396c48314666590f17e   Headline: Blue Care hits back at staffing cut claims   Canada   http://www.timminspress.com/2018/01/02/former-waha-staff-speak-out-on-working-conditions   Headline: Former WAHA staff speak out on […]

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December 15, 2017

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – December 15, 2017

Angola   https://www.voaportugues.com/a/enfermeiros-de-luanda-ameacam-greve/4153801.html   Titulo: Enfermeiros de Luanda ameaçam com greve Headline: Luanda nurses threatening to strike   Australia   https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/kristina-keneally-gets-bennelong-boost-with-thousands-for-alp-campaign/news-story/35d004654eb665197fb457913be73c01   Headline: Kristina Keneally gets Bennelong boost with thousands for ALP campaign   Brazil   https://g1.globo.com/rj/rio-de-janeiro/noticia/funcionarios-pedem-socorro-atraves-de-bilhetes-em-hospital-do-rio.ghtml   Manchete: Funcionários pedem socorro através de bilhetes em hospital do Rio   Headline: Officials ask for help […]

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December 13, 2017

Nurse Union Leaders from Around the World Unite to Condemn Repression, Assault on Democracy in Honduras

PRESS RELEASE Nurse Union Leaders from Around the World Unite to Condemn Repression, Assault on Democracy in Honduras Global Nurses United   |   December 12, 2017 Nurse union leaders from 17 countries, organized with Global Nurses United, an international federation of nurses’ unions, today denounced the “violent repression” being carried out on the Honduran people by […]

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December 12, 2017

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – December 10, 2017

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations, and how they are advocating for their patients.   Australia https://www.sheppnews.com.au/rural/2017/12/04/122569/funding-boost-for-palliative-care Headline: Boost for palliative care ….. Australia http://www.theage.com.au/business/property/nurses-union-snaps-up-north-melbourne-hotel-20171205-gzz3ee Headline: Nurses’ union snaps up North Melbourne hotel ….. Australia http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/aap/article-5151007/Huge-patient-numbers-NSW-flu-season.html Headline: Huge patient numbers in NSW […]

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December 4, 2017

ICN International Workforce Forum calls for planning and investment in human resources for health

Media Release Geneva, Switzerland; Lisbon, Portugal, 4 December 2017 – Nurse leaders from seven national nursing associations (NNAs) around the world attending the International Council of Nurses (ICN) International Workforce Forum adopted and endorsed the WHO Global Priorities including the Sustainable Development Goals, Universal Health Coverage, Integrated Person Centred Care, and the Human Resources for Health (HRH) […]

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November 20, 2017

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – November 17, 2017

Argentina   http://eleco.com.ar/politica/alta-adhesion-de-enfermeros-al-paro-pero-con-atencion-minima-esencial/   Titular: Alta adhesión de enfermeros al paro, pero con atención mínima esencial   Headline: High participation of nurses on strike, but with minimum essential care   Argentina   https://www.tandildiario.com/noticias/Locales/157615:3/Enfermeros-anunciaron-un-paro-de-48-horas.html   Titular: Enfermeros anunciaron un paro de 48 horas   Headline: Nurses announced a 48-hour work stoppage   Australia   http://www.goulburnpost.com.au/story/5057531/health-district-puts-staff-restructure-on-hold/   […]

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November 13, 2017

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – November 13, 2017

Australia   http://www.riverineherald.com.au/2017/11/09/10861/standing-up-for-bupa-workers   Headline: Standing up for Bupa workers   Australia   http://www.theadvocate.com.au/story/5042334/nine-ward-vacancies-anmf-candidate/   Headline: Nurses speak of double shifts and job vacancies   Australia   http://www.theadvocate.com.au/story/5049134/anmf-state-secretary-hits-campaign-trail-ahead-of-branch-elections/   Headline: ANMF state secretary Emily Shepherd hits campaign trail   Australia   https://www.theweeklysource.com.au/nursing-union-increases-aged-care-pressure-across-country-first-ever-workers-strike/   Headline: Nursing union increases aged care pressure across the country – first […]

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November 6, 2017

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – November 06, 2017

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations, and how they are advocating for their patients.   Australia http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/11/02/bupa-nurses-carers-strike-victoria Headline: Bupa nurses, carers strike in Victoria ….. Australia http://www.riverineherald.com.au/2017/10/30/10713/bupa-strikes-for-better-pay-and-conditions Headline: Bupa strikes for better pay and conditions ….. Australia https://australianageingagenda.com.au/2017/11/03/strategy-boost-aged-care-workforce-underway-june-deadline/ Headline: Strategy to boost […]

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October 31, 2017

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – October 27, 2017

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations, and how they are advocating for their patients.   Argentina http://www.eldiaonline.com/se-necesitan-100-000-enfermeros-mas-pais/ Titular: Se necesitan 100.000 enfermeros más en el país Headline: 100,000 more nurses needed in the country  ….. Australia http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/national/government-turns-to-overseas-recruitment-to-fill-nursing-vacancies/news-story/91d4b414c0c98da79d3cfc95d6719305 Headline: Government turns to overseas […]

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