Canada’s nurses are proud to make safe patient care their first priority, 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. Unfortunately, physical and verbal abuse targeted at nurses are regular occurrences in health care settings.
Nurses face high rates of workplace violence every day. Surveys of nurses show that:
For Nurses Week, we need more than hearing “thank you” from politicians. We need action.
Visit the CFNU Speak Up app and “TAKE ACTION” now to tell federal and provincial legislators that we need:
We need your voice to create safer workplaces for nurses and patients.