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October 19, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – October 16, 2021

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.sbs.com.au/language/english/audio/elderly-in-regional-aged-care-can-contract-covid-nsw-nurses-say-80-per-cent-vaccination-is-not-enough Headline: ‘Elderly in regional aged care can contract COVID’: NSW nurses say 80 per cent vaccination is not enough . . . . . https://www.kake.com/story/44930772/australias-biggest-city-is-starting-to-live-with-covid-asia-will-be-watching […]

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October 19, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – October 8, 2021

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.forbesadvocate.com.au/story/7462057/nurses-plead-for-caution-as-nsw-reopens/?cs=9676 Headline: Nurses plead for caution as NSW reopens . . . . . https://www.echo.net.au/2021/10/%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8B%E2%80%8Bnurses-and-midwives-on-tenterhooks-over-reopening-of-nsw/ Headline: ​​​​​​Nurses and midwives ‘on tenterhooks’ over reopening of NSW . […]

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September 27, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – September 24, 2021

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.theguardian.com/australia-news/2021/sep/22/nsw-recruiting-nurses-from-interstate-and-overseas-to-cope-with-rising-covid-cases-in-hospitals Headline: NSW recruiting nurses from interstate and overseas to cope with rising Covid cases in hospitals . . . . . https://www.smh.com.au/national/nsw/no-focus-on-where-the-fire-will-go-next-byron-concerned-by-low-vax-rates-20210921-p58tih.html Headline: ‘No focus […]

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September 20, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – September 17, 2021

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://indaily.com.au/news/2021/09/13/grave-concerns-sa-nurses-working-double-shifts-unpaid-overtime/ Headline: ‘Grave concerns’: SA nurses working double shifts, unpaid overtime . . . . . https://www.themandarin.com.au/169012-victorias-frontline-healthcare-workers-worried-about-decision-to-ease-covid-restrictions/ Headline: Victoria’s frontline healthcare workers worried about decision to […]

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September 13, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – September 10, 2021

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://indaily.com.au/news/2021/09/02/wch-nurses-launch-action-over-dangerous-staffing-conditions/ Headline: WCH nurses launch action over ‘dangerous’ staffing conditions . . . . . https://thewest.com.au/news/coronavirus/mandatory-jabs-for-tasmania-health-workers-c-3861844 Headline: Union queries Tas health worker jab plan . . […]

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August 30, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – August 30, 2021

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://insideageing.com.au/call-to-speed-up-aged-care-commission-recommendations-for-nurses/ Headline: Call to speed up aged care royal commission recommendations for nurses . . . . . https://thenewdaily.com.au/news/coronavirus/2021/08/27/hospitals-covid-breaking-point/ Headline: Health care workers and hospitals struggle […]

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August 4, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – August 1, 2021

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.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9828805/Aussie-nurses-share-vile-insults-abuse-cop-patients-trying-job.html Headline: Aussie nurses share the incredibly vile racist, sexist and homophobic abuse they cop from patients . . . . . https://thewest.com.au/politics/union-conference-shortened-due-to-pandemic-c-3515255 Headline: Unions warn […]

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July 27, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – July 26, 2021

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.infermieristicamente.it/articolo/14064/il-global-nurses-united-chiede-la-cancellazione-delle-olimpiadi-2021ecco-perche Titolo: Il Global Nurses United chiede la cancellazione delle Olimpiadi 2021.Ecco perché Headline: Global Nurses United calls for the cancellation of the 2021 Olympics – […]

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July 12, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – July 10, 2021

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.australianageingagenda.com.au/covid-19/provider-worker-groups-demand-action-on-staff-vaccinations/ Headline: Provider, worker reps demand action on staff jabs . . . . . https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jul/06/calls-for-vaccine-blitz-for-australias-aged-care-workers-after-repeated-blunders Headline: Calls for vaccine blitz for Australia’s aged care workers […]

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July 5, 2021
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – July 3, 2021

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.afr.com/politics/covid-19-becomes-a-further-drain-on-chronic-nurse-shortage-20210702-p5868c Headline: COVID-19 becomes a further drain on chronic nurse shortage . . . . . https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-07-02/fears-new-hospital-will-be-dogged-by-unsafe-work-conditions/100262528 Headline: Fears new Maitland Hospital will suffer if findings […]

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