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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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August 1, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – July 31, 2018

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.canberratimes.com.au/national/act/get-me-my-f-ing-gun-how-security-collapsed-at-canberra-hospital-20180724-p4zt7r.html Headline: ‘Get me my f—ing gun’: how security collapsed at Canberra Hospital . . . . . Australia https://www.agedcareguide.com.au/talking-aged-care/older-victorians-set-to-benefit-from-million-dollar-training-boost Headline: Older Victorians set to benefit from million dollar training boost . . . . . Australia https://www.examiner.com.au/news/local-news/5544055/more-hospital-industrial-action/ Headline: More industrial action […]

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July 23, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up - July 20, 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.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/07/18/london-bridge-attack-heroes-others-recognised-bravery/ Headline: Australian nurse killed while helping victims among eight recognised for bravery during London Bridge attack . . . . . Australia https://www.goulburnpost.com.au/story/5530849/nurse-to-patient-ratios-examined/ Headline: Politics […]

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July 16, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up - July 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.   Antigua and Barbuda https://antiguaobserver.com/nurses-head-says-plight-being-trivialised/ Headline: Nurses head says plight being trivialised . . . . . Argentina http://www.infonews.com/nota/316754/reves-para-el-gobierno-la-justicia-ordeno Titular: Revés para el Gobierno: la Justicia ordenó reincorporar […]

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July 11, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up - July 6, 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.theaustralian.com.au/news/latest-news/nurses-union-targets-nsw-govt-on-ratios/news-story/cd120b6a9de8d3af4bdf7849091399d2 Headline: Nurses union targets NSW govt on ratios . . . . . Australia https://www.goulburnpost.com.au/story/5494081/nurses-maintain-rage-over-patient-ratios/ Headline: Goulburn nurses pledge action over patient loads . . […]

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May 28, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up - May 28, 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.3aw.com.au/nurses-union-to-meet-with-healthscope-today-in-attempt-to-save-400-jobs/ Headline: Nurses union to meet with Healthscope today in attempt to save 400 jobs . . . . . Australia https://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/5423517/irt-workers-prepare-to-vote-on-companys-final-pay-offer/ Headline: IRT workers to […]

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