• Tuesday, May 19 2015
    May 19, 2015 Australia Headline: Casey Hospital emergency department evacuated because of violent patient Australia Headline: Budget 2015: Women furious at ‘rorts’ slur on maternity leave Australia Headline: Ice violence sparks union call for better security at north coast hospitals Brazil Manchete: Modinha da ocupação chega a Prefeitura de Olinda, onde profissionais de saúde fazem protesto Headline: Modinha occupation reaches Olinda Prefecture, where health workers hold protest Brazil Manchete: Para evitar greve de enfermeiros, Prefeitura...
  • Thursday, May 14 2015
    The Spring into Action for Child Care Week is in full swing! Starting this past weekend, there are incredible events across Canada and new supporters reaching us through local organizers and social media every day! This Thursday May 14th at 9AM PST / 12PM EST / 1PM AST is the National #VoteChildCare2015 Twitter Storm: '#VoteChildCare2015 because...' You are a vital part of making it a success! We want to have as many people as possible, from coast to coast to...
  • Thursday, May 14 2015
    For over two decades, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) has been advocating for a national pharmacare plan. Our current system is unfair, inequitable and wastes money in many different ways. Our recent report A Roadmap to a Rational Pharmacare Policy in Canada shows how there is over $11 billion wasted each year. Here at the CFNU, we analyzed how this money could be reallocated each year on a province-by-province basis and present it to you here on our...
  • Tuesday, May 12 2015
    For International Nurses's Day, here is a thank you message from CFNU. Video of jZLHGKRQjRI
  • Monday, May 11 2015
    To celebrate National Nursing Week, the CFNU wishes to recognize the hard work and dedication of Canada’s Nurses. The nurses that we represent in this country are often the first point of contact in the health care system for many patients, and stick with them every step of the way. Each day, our work impacts the lives of Canadians, whether it’s in a hospital, continuing care and long-term care facilities, patients’ homes or any number of other health care facilities...
  • Monday, May 11 2015
    May 11, 2015 Brazil Manchete: SINDICATOS PARTICIPAM DE MANIFESTAÇÃO NO DIA 1º DE MAIO Headline: Unions participate in May Day demonstration Brazil Manchete: Enfermeiros não concordam com contrato e organizam protesto Headline: Nurses do not agree with contract and organize protest Brazil Manchete: Sindicato dos Enfermeiros analisa nova proposta para encerrar a greve no interior Headline: Nurses union analyzes new proposal to end the strike inside Canada Headline: Cutting Nurses Exacerbates Dire Situation Canada Headline:...
  • Monday, May 11 2015
    Nurses working at the Nisichawayasihk Personal Care Home in Nelson House, Manitoba, are on strike today (Monday, May 1). Read MNU's press release:
  • Monday, May 4 2015
    The CFNU is one of the proud participants of Partners for Mental Health campaign Not Myself Today .


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