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April 16, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – April 16, 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.dailyadvertiser.com.au/news/local-news/5336500/hospitals-nurses-and-midwives-demand-better-conditions/ Headline: Nurses and midwives gather outside Wagga Base to demand hospital addresses staffing concerns . . . . . Australia https://www.dailyadvertiser.com.au/news/local-news/5338174/bases-nurse-boss-meets-with-union-on-working-conditions/ Headline: Wagga Base Hospital’s […]

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April 9, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – April 7, 2018

Australia https://www.agedcareguide.com.au/talking-aged-care/media-coverage-continues-to-call-into-question-aged-care-quality Headline: Media coverage continues to call into question aged care quality   Australia http://www.theadvocate.com.au/story/5322874/nw-coast-loses-specialist/ Headline: NW Coast loses specialist   Australia https://www.miragenews.com/crisis-in-aged-care-continues/ Headline: CRISIS IN AGED CARE CONTINUES   Australia https://www.sunshinecoastdaily.com.au/news/concerning-audit-findings-after-care-agency-cuts-s/3375039/ Headline: ‘Chronic understaffing’ cause of care agency’s audit failures   Canada https://ici.radio-canada.ca/nouvelle/1092789/moyens-de-pression-infirmieres-chaudiere-appalaches Titre: Nouveaux moyens de pression des infirmières dans Chaudière-Appalaches Headline: […]

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March 26, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – March 23, 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.news-mail.com.au/news/spot-checks-wont-fix-bigger-issue-says-qnmu/3367911/ Headline: Spot checks won’t fix bigger issue says QNMU . . . . . Australia http://www.examiner.com.au/story/5293185/campaign-tells-of-chronic-lack-of-beds-at-lgh/ Headline: Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation launch Bring Your […]

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March 12, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – March 9, 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.   Canada http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/prince-edward-island/pei-nurse-practitioners-upei-program-1.4568164 Headline: With demand for nurse practitioners rising, UPEI looks to keep up . . . . . Canada https://globalnews.ca/news/4036952/quebec-nurses-push-for-new-law-to-limit-nurse-to-patient-ratios/ Headline: Quebec nurses push for new […]

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February 26, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – February 26, 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 http://www.theherald.com.au/story/5247788/nurses-wont-have-to-place-phone-calls/ Headline: Nurses and Midwives’ Association claims victory in dispute with Hunter New England Health . . . . . Australia https://www.agedcareguide.com.au/talking-aged-care/aged-care-ratios-the-right-call Headline: Aged care ratios: […]

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February 12, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – February 12, 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.pagina12.com.ar/94604-abrazo-y-paro-en-el-posadas Titular: Abrazo y paro en el Posadas Headline: Embrace and strike in the Posadas   Australia https://www.southburnetttimes.com.au/news/permanent-escort-for-cherbourg-hospital-staff/3330910/ Headline: Permanent escort for Cherbourg hospital staff   Australia […]

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January 5, 2018
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – January 5, 2018

Australia   https://www.gympietimes.com.au/news/no-new-programs-regional-unis-hit-by-federal-cuts/3303677/   Headline: ‘No new programs’: regional unis hit by federal cuts   Australia   https://www.themorningbulletin.com.au/news/uni-cuts-may-put-cq-regions-health-at-risk/3302041/   Headline: Uni cuts may put CQ region’s health at risk   Australia   http://www.cairnspost.com.au/news/blue-care-hits-back-at-staffing-cut-claims/news-story/3594235425afd396c48314666590f17e   Headline: Blue Care hits back at staffing cut claims   Canada   http://www.timminspress.com/2018/01/02/former-waha-staff-speak-out-on-working-conditions   Headline: Former WAHA staff speak out on […]

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