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  • Friday, Apr 8 2016
    April 8, 2016 (Ottawa) - On behalf of nearly 200,000 nurses across Canada, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions is proud to join the Canadian Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity in supporting the Day of Pink on Wednesday April 13, 2016. The Day of Pink was started in 2007 in Nova Scotia when two high school students saw another student wearing a pink shirt being bullied at school. The pair stood up for the student being bullied and took...
  • Tuesday, Apr 5 2016
    April 4, 2016 - Global Nurses United News Round-Up Argentina http://www.losandes.com.ar/article/faltan-enfermeros-en-gran-mendoza Titular: Faltan enfermeros en Gran Mendoza Headline: Lack of nurses in Great Mendoza Argentina http://www.eldiariodelapampa.com.ar/index.php/locales/12659-conflicto-en-enfermeria-enojo-porque-el-ministro-los-margino-de-una-reunion Titular: Conflicto en enfermería: enojo porque el ministro los marginó de una reunión Headline: Conflict in nursing: anger because the minister marginalized them from a meeting Australia http://www.9news.com.au/national/2016/03/30/17/44/groups-to-meet-over-nurse-safety Headline: Groups to meet over nurse safety Australia http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-03-30/gayle-woodford:-nurse-safety-on-agenda-after-outback-tragedy/7282890 Headline: Nurses safety on agenda after Outback tragedy Australia http://www.9news.com.au/national/2016/03/30/17/44/groups-to-meet-over-nurse-safety Headline: Groups to Meet Over Nurse Safety...
  • Monday, Apr 4 2016
    TORONTO , April 4, 2016 - Front-line registered nurses (RNs) are outraged that the province has excluded them from coverage under Bill 163, Supporting Ontario's First Responders Act (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, 2016), says the Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA). ONA is calling for the immediate inclusion of all nurses. "In the course of our working lives, our heroic nurses are witness to and experience a wide array of critical and traumatizing events," notes ONA First Vice-President Vicki McKenna, RN. "Registered...
  • Thursday, Mar 24 2016
    REGINA, March 24, 2016: Members of the Saskatchewan Union of Nurses (SUN) have ratified a March 3, 2016 tentative agreement reached with the Saskatchewan Association of Health Organizations (SAHO). In province-wide voting yesterday, 91.5 per cent of members who cast ballots voted to accept the new four-year agreement. “SUN members are pleased to have language in their new contract that enables them to exercise their professional judgement when it comes to calling in the additional nursing staff they deem necessary...
  • http://www.ona.org/news_details/GGH_violence_20160315.html
    Friday, Mar 18 2016
    GUELPH — The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) is appalled at the lack of safety at Guelph General Hospital that has come to light in several serious incidents recently. ONA has filed a grievance against the hospital and is looking for immediate mandatory violence prevention training, a system for flagging violent patients and panic buttons for nurses working in units who do not currently possess them. "Guelph General Hospital has flouted the laws around workplace safety meant to protect not only...
  • Friday, Mar 18 2016
    March 18, 2016 Australia http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/nurses-union-pushes-for-nursetopatient-ratio-legislation/news-story/b254832cbedff66ca4f116dcc8b60033 Headline: Nurses Union Pushes for Nurse to Patient Ratio Legislation …………………… Australia http://www.news.com.au/national/south-australia/anmf-launches-powerful-new-advertising-campaign-targeting-protection-of-penalty-rates/news-story/25ddae95f28c206d258112f5f21d08fc Headline: ANMF launches powerful new advertising campaign targeting protection of penalty rates …………………… Australia http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/news/south-australia/anmf-launches-powerful-new-advertising-campaign-targeting-protection-of-penalty-rates/news-story/25ddae95f28c206d258112f5f21d08fc Headline: ANMF Launches New Advertising Campaign …………………… Australia http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-03-17/wagga-wagga-nurses-slow-elective-surgeries-in-response-to-major/7253292 Headline: Wagga Wagga nurses slow elective surgeries in response to major staff shortage at new hospital …………………… Australia http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/inner-west/1400-rpa-staffers-have-lost-their-car-parking-passes-with-a-multistorey-car-park-being-privatised/news-story/a72dbb41bb3fe9cc4f67b0d9df9189ac Headline: 1400 RPA staffers have lost their car parking passes with a multistorey car park being privatized …………………… Brazil...
  • Thursday, Mar 17 2016
    This week, union women from around the world attended the 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (UNCSW60), at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. This forum brings together governments and civil society from around the world to discuss the implementation of the Global Goals for women and girls worldwide. CFNU President Linda Silas was one of 40 members representing Canada. The priority theme for UNCSW60 is: “Women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development”. Members...
  • Monday, Mar 14 2016
    March 11, 2016 Global http://www.francetvinfo.fr/sante/patient/droits-et-demarches/hopital-infirmiers-surcharges-patients-en-danger_1353731.html Titre: Hôpital : infirmiers surchargés, patients en danger Headline: Hospital: nurses overworked, patients in danger …… Argentina http://www.lmneuquen.com/en-salud-aun-esperan-una-mayor-oferta-economica-n505865 Titular: En Salud aún esperan una mayor oferta económica Headline: In Health still awaiting a further economic offer ……… Australia http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-03-10/ama-says-wagga-wagga-hospital-staffing-issues-budget-decision/7235294 Headline: AMA says Wagga Wagga hospital staffing issues example of 'human cost' of Federal Government budget decisions …………………… Brazil http://g1.globo.com/mato-grosso/noticia/2016/03/justica-triplica-valor-da-multa-apos-enfermeiros-continuarem-em-greve.html Manchete: Justiça triplica valor da multa após enfermeiros continuarem em greve Headline: Justice triples value of...

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