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June 3, 2017 news release

Smith: Albertans need to pay attention to others' health-care lessons

Read the article in the Calgary Herald By Heather Smith, President of the United Nurses of Alberta Scandals resulting from allegations of poor care and high mortality rates among patients at facilities run by Britain’s National Health Service have been big news in the United Kingdom, but largely ignored here in Alberta. Canadians are justly […]

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December 8, 2016 news release Pharmacare

New report released to Canada’s premiers denounces $62 billion wasted without pharmacare

The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions has provided all premiers with new report tallying up the total amount of wasted health care dollars over the last ten years, while Canadians wait for a national pharmacare plan. Thursday, December 8, 2016 (OTTAWA) – Today, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions releases a new report titled: Down […]

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