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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 Headline: Tasmanian Government to take public service pay fight to industrial commission ….. Australia Headline: Man arrested after nurse assaulted outside hospital in Adelaide ….. Australia Headline: Nurse stabbed in the neck during break outside Adelaide hospital ….. Australia Headline:  ANMF calls for ‘equal access’ to health summit solutions for Northern Tasmania ….. Australia Headline:  ‘The right to birth on country’: Parkes rallies to save maternity service ….. Australia Headline:  Aged care workers at private Caboolture (QLD) facility stage union backed public protest despite 9% pay offer ….. Burkina Faso Headline: Burkina medics seek better conditions, threaten strike ………….. Canada Headline: OPINION: McNeil’s help needed to deliver national pharmacare to Nova Scotia ….. Canada Headline: Manitoba nursing union slams province over new report showing decline in nurses ….. Canada Headline: 500 fewer nurses in Manitoba last year: CIHI report ….. Canada Headline:  Manitoba’s Government Said They’d Find ‘Efficiencies’ in Healthcare. Now They’re Shutting Down Emergency Rooms. ….. Canada Headline: Decision on when to close Seven Oaks ER still pending ….. India दिल्ली में नर्सेज की हड़ताल आज भी जारी, स्वास्थ्य सेवाओं पर पड़ा असर Headline: Nurse’s strike in Delhi continues today, impact on healthcare services ………… India Headline: Safdarjung nurses protest to demand permanent jobs …………… India Headline: Nurses raise voice for recruitment ……….. India—-crawling—-to-cm-residence.html Headline: Tribal nursing students protest by “crawling” to CM residence ……… India Headline: Nurses end dharma, threaten fast unto death …………. Ireland Headline: Most assaults in HSE hospitals against nurses ….. Ireland Headline: Don’t Do Striking Workers’ Jobs, Nurses Union Tells Placement Students ….. Ireland Headline: 6,000 face cancellations as three-day strike looms ……………. New Zealand Headline: 23 MPs still undecided on euthanasia vote ………… New Zealand Headline: Most nurses recognise pay negotiation gains – NZNO ….. Paraguay Titular: Clínicas: marcha hasta el Rectorado de la UNA Headline: Clinics: March to the Rector of the UNA ………….. Paraguay Titular: Enfermería UNA se manifiesta y reclama nivelación salarial Headline: UNA nursing demonstrates and demands salary leveling …………. Portugal Título: Sindicato quer data da reposição da água quente no hospital de Évora Headline: Union wants date of the replacement of hot water in the hospital of Évora …… Portugal Título: Enfermeiros resistem às 40 horas semanais nas USF do Algarve Headline: Nurses resist 40 hours a week in the Algarve USF ….. South Africa Headline: ‘No money’ to hire newly qualified nurses: Limpopo health department ….. South Africa Headline: About 400 newly qualified nurses without jobs in Limpopo ….. Spain Titular: Satse y sindicatos europeos abordan el “grave problema” de la violencia en el trabajo Headline: Satse and European unions address the “serious problem” of workplace violence ….. Spain Titular: Apoyo ciudadano y profesional generalizado a la Ley de Seguridad del Paciente Headline: Citizen and general professional support for the Patient Safety Law ….. Spain Titular: Modifican el baremo de méritos en el concurso del transporte sanitario Headline: Modify the merit scale in the health transport contest ….. Spain Titular: Satse alerta de “colapso permanente” en urgencias del Virgen del Rocío y se movilizará para pedir más personal Headline: Satse alert to “permanent collapse” of the Virgen del Rocío emergency room and will mobilize to ask for more personnel ….. Spain Titular: Satse: “Aumentan el número de plazas EIR en Cataluña, pero siguen siendo totalmente insuficientes” Headline: Satse: “They increase the number of EIR places in Catalonia, but they are still totally insufficient” ….. Spain Titular: SATSE Madrid asegura que el SERMAS cerrará «miles de camas hospitalarias» en verano Headline: SATSE Madrid ensures that SERMAS will close “thousands of hospital beds” in summer ….. Spain Titular: Satse denuncia la agresión sufrida por un equipo de la UVI Headline: Satse denounces attacks suffered by UVI team ….. Spain Titular: Satse critica el cierre de los centros de salud de la provincia de Córdoba en las tardes de verano Headline: Satse criticizes the closure of health centers in the province of Cordoba during summer afternoons ….. Spain Titular: SATSE presenta el requerimiento para iniciar el contencioso-administrativo por las bolsas de trabajo Headline: SATSE submits requirements to begin administrative litigation through work exchanges ….. Spain Titular: Enfermería advierte de que este verano cerrarán 420 camas hospitalarias Headline: Nurses warn that 420 hospital beds will close this summer ….. Spain Titular: Condenan al Seris a resolver las peticiones de carrera profesional 2009-2011 Headline: Seris ordered to resolve professional career applications from 2009-2011 ….. Spain Titular: Los enfermeros del HUC piden más personal para abordar las muestras Headline: HUC nurses demand more personnel for taking blood samples ….. Swaziland Headline: Unions in eSwatini set for strike over working conditions, shortages …………. United Kingdom Headline: Drop in Cumbria trainee nurse applications ‘worrying’ ….. United Kingdom Headline:  NHS Forced to Use Emergency Beds to Cope with Rising Demand ….. United Kingdom Headline: Safe nurse staffing petition delivered to health secretary’s door ….. United Kingdom/United States Headline: I’m an NHS nurse. This is how I’m convincing Americans to fight for free healthcare ….. United States Headline:  As Black Women Face Maternal Health Crisis, Jackson Park Hospital Plans to Shut Down OB/GYN Unit — And Nurses Are Fighting Back ….. United States Headline:  As Pride month ramps up to its big finale, nurses will never stop being LGBTQIA+ allies ….. United States Headline: Mercedes Martinez’s “homework assignment”: Keep Puerto Rico in mind ….. United States Headline: North Memorial, nurses union reach tentative contract deal ……………….. United States Headline: Activists say they’re accepting nothing less than Medicare for all ….. United States Headline: States lead the way on mitigating workplace violence in health care settings ….. United States Headline: California Nurses Association and St. Joseph Hospital Officials go Before the Attorney General’s Office Regarding Proposed Partnership ….. United States Headline: Nurses at Long Beach Memorial, Miller hospitals picket for change in staffing ratios ….. United States Headline: Nurses voice concerns about patient safety, health care in face of St. Joseph Health merger ….. United States Headline: Nurses reach tentative agreement with North Memorial hospitals ….. United States Headline: Why nurses are going door to door for Medicare for All …. United States Headline: This is why nurses at Long Beach Memorial, Miller Hospitals will be picketing Monday ………. United States Headline: Hundreds of nurses picket in Long Beach for safe staffing, ‘competitive wages’ ……….. United States Titolo: Gli attivisti dicono che non accettano niente di meno di Medicare per tutti Headline: Activists say they do not accept anything less than Medicare for everyone …….. United States Headline: Elon Musk’s compensation is 40,000 times more than the average Tesla worker