Health care financing interactive map

In poll after poll, Canadians demonstrate that public health care is Canada’s number one priority. It is part of our...

Safe staffing levels for nurses could cut Canadian health care costs, according to CFNU

Canadian public health care nurses worked more than 19 million hours of paid and unpaid overtime in 2014, report shows...

Pharmacare Interactive Map

For over two decades, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) has been advocating for a national pharmacare plan. Our...
Health care financing interactive map
Safe staffing levels for nurses could cut Canadian health...
Pharmacare Interactive Map

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  • The premiers debated health care at their recent joint meetings. What we got was a demand that the federal government increase its funding on health care to 25 per cent. What we didn’t get was a rejection of privatization.
  • July 27, 2015 Global http://www.thebaynet.com/articles/0715/nursesinvitepopefrancistomeet.html Headline: Nurses invite Pope Francis to meet ……………………. Australia http://www.watoday.com.au/wa-news/fiona-stanley-hospital-patients-injured-not-fed-left-in-dirty-beds-review-20150723-giisbo.html Headline: Fiona Stanley Hospital patients injured, not fed, left in dirty beds: review ……………………. Australia http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/canberra-hospital-emergency-department-procedures-may-breach-nurses-standards-union-20150718-gid8uk.html Headline: Canberra Hospital Emergency Department procedures may breach nurses'...
  • Canada’s nurses, as represented by the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU), are questioning the recommendation that the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) be merged into the proposed Healthcare Innovation Agency of Canada as recommended by the Advisory Panel on...
  • July 17, 2015 (St. John’s) – Canada’s Premiers strongly support Canada’s nurses’ call for the federal government to commit to increase the Canada Health Transfer to a minimum of 25% of all health care spending by provinces and territories. In...
  • July 16, 2015 (St. John’s) – A new report by the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU), released at the Council of the Federation, revealed that reductions in federal health transfers may be greater than first feared, leading to a...
  • In poll after poll, Canadians demonstrate that public health care is Canada’s number one priority. It is part of our identity as Canadians. But we risk losing this important element of our identity if we do not act now to...
  • Find below Pharmacare 2020: The future of drug coverage in Canada , a research-based report with recommendations endorsed by over 100 university-affiliated experts in health policy and clinical practice from across Canada. The report presents a clear and coherent vision...
  • The federal public service has been hit hard by the Harper Conservatives. Canadians have lost important health and safety protections, and the economy has lost tens of thousands of good, union jobs as a result of cuts to the federal...
  • The CFNU is calling on federal and provincial governments to address seniors' care with a strategy called "Before It's Too Late: A National Plan for Safe Seniors' Care." Read full article here .