Canada’s Nurses Serve up the Facts on Pharmacare to Premiers at CoF 2016

The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) presents case for making pharmacare a part of our complete Canadian public health...

National Nurses United RN Strikes Begin with 5,000 Minnesota Nurses

Read CFNU's letter of support for Minnesota nurses here. Some 5,000 Minnesota RNs began a one-week strike Sunday protesting unfair...

Canadian unions celebrate announcement of universal CPP expansion

VANCOUVER – The Canadian Labour Congress is celebrating today’s announcement by the Finance Ministers that they have agreed to a...
Canada’s Nurses Serve up the Facts on Pharmacare to...
National Nurses United RN Strikes Begin with 5,000...
Canadian unions celebrate announcement of universal CPP...

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  • July 22, 2016 Australia http://www.echo.net.au/2016/07/byron-hospital-chiefs-reject-nurses-union-safety-claims/ Headline: Byron hospital chiefs reject nurses’ union safety claims …….. Australia http://healthprofessionalradio.com.au/2016/07/22/health-news-22-july-2016/ Headline: The Health News …… Australia http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/07/22/changes-afoot-tas-hospitals-premier Headline: Changes afoot for Tas hospitals: premier …….. Australia http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-07-22/nurses-out-of-pocket-after-new-industrial-deal/7653566 Headline: Nurses out-of-pocket as negotiations drag...
  • The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) presents case for making pharmacare a part of our complete Canadian public health care system at breakfast meeting in Whitehorse. Thursday July 21, 2016 (Whitehorse, YT) – Today the Canadian Federation of Nurses...
  • July 15, 2016 Australia http://www.bordermail.com.au/story/4020756/staffing-issues-not-to-blame-for-death-chief/?cs=12 Headline: Staffing issues not to blame for death: chief …….. Benin http://www.dailytrust.com.ng/news/general/nurses-protest-kidnap-of-colleague-in-benin/155160.html Headline: Nurses protest kidnap of colleague in Benin …….. Canada http://www.ledevoir.com/societe/sante/475093/les-cliniques-sans-medecin-bourgeonnent-au-prive Titre: Les cliniques sans médecin bourgeonnent… au privé Headline: The clinics without...
  • July 8, 2016 Australia http://www.9news.com.au/national/2016/06/25/03/35/no-penalties-no-night-shift-vic-ambos Headline: No penalties, no night shift: Vic ambos …….. Australia http://www.9news.com.au/national/2016/06/28/06/48/nurses-deliver-penalty-rates-petition Headline: Nurses deliver penalty rates petition ….. Australia http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/queensland-aged-care-residents-left-lying-in-pain-without-medication-because-of-staff-shortages/news-story/65144626a36150dbfa3bed0fdea92f1b Headline: Queensland aged care residents left lying in pain without medication because of staff shortages...
  • VANCOUVER – The Canadian Labour Congress is celebrating today’s announcement by the Finance Ministers that they have agreed to a modest universal expansion of the CPP. The CLC and its member unions have supported an expanded CPP for more than...
  • Read CFNU's letter of support for Minnesota nurses here. Some 5,000 Minnesota RNs began a one-week strike Sunday protesting unfair labor practices by the Allina Health chain to address RN concerns over safe staffing, workplace violence prevention, and demands for...
  • By Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times Things started out fairly well, by a busy emergency room’s standards. The Orlando Regional Medical Center had been warned that gunshot victims would be arriving from a nearby gay nightclub, and the first one...
  • TORONTO (June 14, 2016) – Canadian Doctors for Medicare (CDM) is deeply concerned by comments made yesterday by the federal health minister Jane Philpott’s press secretary, indicating that enforcing the Canada Health Act (CHA), a federal statute, is "under provincial...
  • June 10, 2016 Australia http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/06/09/nsw-nurses-calling-aged-care-feedback Headline: Nurses and midwives in NSW have asked patients in aged care and their families to take part in a national phone-in about funding cuts. ……………… Australia https://mumbrella.com.au/special-interest-ads-gather-pace-election-haul-hits-halfway-371360 Headline: ABC and nurses target proposed cuts...
  • By Laura Eggertson Doctors can provide assisted dying to competent adults who clearly consent to such aid if they have “grievous and irremediable”medical conditions that cause enduring, intolerable suffering. Canadian doctors are now free of the threat of criminal prosecution...