CCPA Releases new report - 'Major Complications: The TPP and Canadian Health Care'

Today, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) released a report that examines the effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)...

Good sense prevails: Government moves to repeal C-377 and C-525

Canadian unions are pleased that the federal government has tabled legislation to repeal controversial bills C-377 and C-525. These bills...

Report paints troubling picture of worklife issues for Canada’s nurses

January 28, 201 6 (Sault Ste. Marie, ON) – Today the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions published a report which...
CCPA Releases new report - 'Major Complications: The...
Good sense prevails: Government moves to repeal C-377 and C...
Report paints troubling picture of worklife issues for...

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  • Today, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) released a report that examines the effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on the Canadian public health care system. Author Scott Sinclair finds that the TPP investor protections would make it more...
  • Canadian unions are pleased that the federal government has tabled legislation to repeal controversial bills C-377 and C-525. These bills were designed to weaken unions by forcing redundant and unreasonable financial reporting, and by making it more difficult for Canadians...
  • January 28, 201 6 (Sault Ste. Marie, ON) – Today the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions published a report which calls for a new approach to health human resources (HHR) planning in order to safeguard the quality of care for...
  • A landmark ruling will improve access to health care and resources for First Nations children, living on reserves in Canada. Congratulations to Cindy Blackstock for all of your advocacy work and dedication to this case launched 9 years ago. This...
  • January 27 is ‪#‎ BellLetsTalk‬ Day. Canada's Nurses are proud to support #BellLetsTalk. It is time to end the stigma around mental health and encourage meaningful conversations about mental health in Canada. Let's make a difference together!
  • January 22, 2016 Australia http://www.nswnma.asn.au/hospital-violence-horror-stories-dominate-talks/ Headline: Hospital violence horror stories dominate talks …… Australia https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/60848 Headline: The new attacks on health care …………….. Australia http://www.themercury.com.au/news/tasmania/nurses-hit-out-over-conditions-at-the-repatriation-hospital/news-story/a552d4e44cf46c09f48d19c077755497 Headline: Nurses hit out over conditions at the Repatriation Hospital …………….. Australia http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-01-15/wagga-nurses/7090488 Headline: Wagga...
  • January 20, 2016 ( Vancouver ) - Today the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) offered strong recommendations to the country’s health ministers, focused on implementing a new Health and Social Accord. At a roundtable briefing, Canada’s nurses presented the...
  • January 15, 2016 Australia http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-01-13/barilaro-says-nurses-and-midwives-association-playing-silly/6013936 Headline: Monaro MP John Barilaro says Nurses and Midwives Association 'playing silly buggers' over patient care ………………….. Australia http://www.townsvillebulletin.com.au/news/punches-abuse-all-in-a-days-work-for-north-queensland-health-workers/news-story/20faa9d9b25d35c76cda030f96e5dbfc Headline: Punches, abuse all in a day’s work for North Queensland health workers ……………… Brazil http://diariodegoias.com.br/cidades/21667-enfermeiros-da-santa-casa-entram-em-greve-na-proxima-segunda-18...
  • Shortly after the federal election I joined over 300 health professionals and academics in signing an urgent open-letter to Prime Minister Trudeau. Canada’s Nurses were proud to join this call for federal leadership in pharmaceutical coverage with the hope that...
  • A report published by the Nova Scotia Nurses Union on Thursday is calling on the province to urgently prepare for growing demand on the long-term care sector. The report, called Broken Homes: Nurses speak out on the state of long-term...