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June 28, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – June 24, 2022

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/nsw/nsw-nurses-and-midwives-to-strike-for-third-time-this-year-20220622-p5avuk.html Headline: NSW nurses and midwives to strike for third time this year . . . . . https://indaily.com.au/news/2022/06/20/punched-kicked-spat-at-violence-on-rise-in-sa-hospitals/ Headline: ‘Punched, kicked, spat at’: Violence on […]

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June 23, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – June 17, 2022

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://www.aljazeera.com/opinions/2022/6/14/global-health-is-on-its-deathbed-we-need-vaccine-waivers-now Headline: To save global health, we need vaccine patent waivers now . . . . . Australia https://www.afr.com/work-and-careers/workplace/unions-invoke-minimum-wage-decision-to-bolster-pay-claims-20220617-p5auiq Headline: Unions invoke minimum wage decision to […]

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June 9, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – June 8, 2022

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/2022-06-03/sa-budget-health-boost-but-union-says-more-nurses-needed/101123350 Headline: SA opposition concerned by hospital project delays, nurses union warns budget does not go far enough . . . . . https://insideageing.com.au/union-backs-new-health-and-aged-care-ministers/ Headline: Union […]

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June 1, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – May 22, 2022

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.theweeklysource.com.au/nurses-union-slams-federal-government-as-workers-continue-to-wait-for-bonus-payments/ Headline: Nurses’ union slams Federal Government as workers continue to wait for bonus payments . . . . . https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2022/may/17/over-70-of-australias-aged-care-workers-yet-to-receive-800-pandemic-bonus-poll-suggests Headline: Over 70% of Australia’s […]

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May 18, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – May 13, 2022

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/2022-05-10/rylstone-hospital-nursing-staff-shortages/101049518 Headline: Nurses at understaffed Rylstone hospital stabbed with forks and sprayed with urine, union says . . . . . https://timesnewsgroup.com.au/bendigotimes/news/walk-puts-spotlight-on-regions-midwives/ Headline: Walk puts spotlight […]

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May 11, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – May 9, 2022

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://the-riotact.com/investigation-announced-into-dhulwa-mental-health-unit/553899 Headline: Investigation announced into Dhulwa Mental Health Unit . . . . . https://www.northweststar.com.au/story/7721853/vic-spends-12b-on-post-covid-health-boost/ Headline: Vic spends $12b on post-COVID health boost . . . […]

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April 13, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – April 13, 2022

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/radio/canberra/programs/mornings/nurses-union-calls-for-for-an-urgent-inquiry-into-dhulwa/13829508 Headline: Nurses union calls for an urgent inquiry into assaults on staff at Dhulwa mental health unit . . . . . https://citynews.com.au/2022/nurses-report-dozens-of-assaults-at-mental-health-unit/ Headline: Nurses […]

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April 1, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – March 31, 2022

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/nsw/nurses-union-warns-it-will-strike-again-and-again-for-staff-ratios-20220331-p5a9pc.html Headline: Nurses union warns it will strike ‘again and again’ for staff ratios . . . . . https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10671125/Nurses-demanding-nurse-patient-ratios-protested-outside-Sydney-Parliament-House.html Headline: Striking nurses shut down central Sydney […]

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March 21, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – March 18, 2022

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://truthout.org/articles/global-nurses-union-says-russian-attacks-on-hospitals-amount-to-war-crimes/ Headline: Global Nurses Union Says Russian Attacks on Hospitals Amount to War Crimes . . . . . https://www.commondreams.org/news/2022/03/16/global-nurses-union-says-heinous-russian-attacks-hospitals-amount-war-crimes Headline: Global Nurses Union Says ‘Heinous’ […]

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March 15, 2022
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – March 14, 2022

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/more-nurses-in-hospitals-to-improve-patient-740395/ Headline: More nurses in hospitals to improve patient care and healthcare staff welfare . . . . . https://www.crikey.com.au/2022/03/11/healthcare-systems-face-enormous-strain-in-flooded-regions-as-covid-19-cases-surge/ Headline: Healthcare systems face ‘enormous strain’ […]

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