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October 28, 2019
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – October 28, 2019

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.miragenews.com/waiting-for-action-is-not-an-option-for-elderly/ Headline: Waiting for action is not an option for elderly . . . . . Australia https://www.southcoastregister.com.au/story/6453557/war-of-words-breaks-out-over-health-budget/ Headline: Nurse association claims cuts put patient care […]

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October 21, 2019
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – October 19, 2019

Australia https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/oct/14/nurses-union-urges-labor-to-block-free-trade-deals-that-hurt-working-conditions Headline: Nurses’ union urges Labor to block free trade deals that hurt working conditions . . . . . Australia https://www.goondiwindiargus.com.au/story/6440671/low-paid-aged-workers-regularly-assaulted/ Headline: Low-paid aged workers regularly assaulted . . . . . Australia https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-10-18/northern-territory-remote-aboriginal-community-nurse-shortages/11604558 Headline: NT Aboriginal health clinics close over Christmas for ‘indefinite period’ due to lack of staff . . . […]

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September 23, 2019
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – September 21, 2019

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. Global https://medium.com/@NNUBonnie/nurses-from-25-countries-unite-to-demand-people-and-the-planet-over-profits-3d534585f9b4 Headline: Nurses from 25 countries unite to demand people and the planet over profits ……….. Global https://vimeo.com/357727371?ref=fb-share&1&fbclid=IwAR1jOFjwNFf2kpyi7c-KPAe72JHWSfSznt2lh7jI3GmMq0jGdBxoRy3N2G0 Headline: Global Nurses United in Solidarity ………. Global https://youtu.be/NC-9RrSQzAM […]

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July 10, 2019
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – July 9, 2019

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.9news.com.au/national/fake-doctors-to-face-tougher-sanctions/f8d205ca-c4fc-4644-948a-f38eadd81401 Headline:  Fake doctors to face tougher sanctions ….. Australia https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-07-04/painful-wait-for-patients-double-shifts-darwin-hospital-staff/11279740 Headline: Surgeries put on hold, double shifts for staff as Darwin hospital overflows ….. Australia https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-07-04/union-says-gun-brought-into-royal-adelaide-hospital/11277214 […]

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July 2, 2019
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – June 29, 2019

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.abc.net.au/news/2019-06-26/tasmania-government-to-take-union-fight-to-industrial-commission/11248998 Headline: Tasmanian Government to take public service pay fight to industrial commission ….. Australia https://www.9news.com.au/national/nurse-stabbed-at-adelaide-hospital-south-australia-news/2d770207-7afe-43a7-bbe9-cbe5452621eb Headline: Man arrested after nurse assaulted outside hospital in Adelaide […]

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October 23, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – October 22, 2018

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.abc.net.au/news/2018-10-14/tribunal-rules-nurses-strike-can-go-ahead/10374756 Headline: SA Employment Tribunal rules nurses’ industrial action can go ahead . . . . . Australia https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-10-19/hobart-nursing-home-unable-to-feed-residents/10393650 Headline: Nursing home in Hobart too understaffed […]

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September 27, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up - September 21, 2018

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.smh.com.au/national/act/government-agrees-to-develop-nurse-ratios-framework-20180914-p503u1.html?csp=7f464ca625621ec8f5f787917ee205bd Headline: Government agrees to develop nurse ratios framework . . . . . Australia https://www.thecourier.com.au/story/5650881/skills-exodus-after-nurses-walk-from-troubled-aged-care-sector/ Headline: Skills exodus after nurses walk from troubled aged care […]

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August 17, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up - August 17, 2018

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 https://www.rionegro.com.ar/neuquen/protesta-en-el-hospital-mas-importante-de-neuquen-por-falta-de-personal-DF5575027 Titular: Protesta en el hospital más importante de Neuquén por falta de personal Headline: Protest in the most important hospital in Neuquén due to lack […]

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August 14, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up - August 13, 2018

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.maitlandmercury.com.au/story/5570488/nurse-association-meets-hneh-over-staffpatient-ratios/ Headline: State invests $8.1 million to recruit a further 80 nursing, midwifery and support positions according to HNEH . . . . . Australia https://www.examiner.com.au/story/5571829/unions-ramp-up-industrial-action-at-launceston-general-hospital/ […]

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August 7, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up - August 3, 2018

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.braidwoodtimes.com.au/story/5555838/labor-supports-more-nurses/ Headline: NSW Labor Party pledges better nurse to patient ratios . . . . . Australia https://www.dailyliberal.com.au/story/5551521/pledge-to-guarantee-nurse-to-patient-ratios-in-regional-hospitals/ Headline: Labor promises shift-by-shift nurse-patient ratios if they […]

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