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Canada’s premiers to join nurses for pharmacare roundtable

July 18, 2018 (ST. ANDREWS, NB) – Canada’s provincial and territorial premiers will join nurses’ union leaders from across the country on the morning of July 20 for a national pharmacare roundtable. Host Premier Brian Gallant will welcome his counterparts to the event, which will feature Dr. Eric Hoskins, Chair of the Advisory Council on the

Registered Nurses’ Union Ready to Launch Campaign on November 6th

St. John’s –On November 6, 2017, the Registered Nurses’ Union Newfoundland and Labrador (RNU) will unveil a new campaign, shining a light on serious staffing challenges faced by Registered Nurses (RNs) in this province. Inadequate staffing is a major issue for RNs, and the health care system. It is negatively impacting patients and RNs, and

RNU President, along with Nursing and Health Policy Expert hold Media Availability on Safe RN Staffing

St. John’s, NL – Debbie Forward, President of the Registered Nurses’ Union Newfoundland and Labrador (RNU) and Mike Villeneuve, a registered nurse (RN) and expert in health system policy and the future of nursing, will be available to the media tomorrow at Admiral’s Green in St. John’s. Mike Villeneuve is well known across Canada and

IceCaps Host Registered Nurse Appreciation Night

  St. John’s, NL – The St. John’s IceCaps will pay tribute to registered nurses tomorrow night (Saturday, February 25) as the Albany Devils visit the Mile One Stadium. The start time for the IceCaps game is 7:30 p.m. Registered Nurses have the in-depth knowledge, advanced education and judgement that patients, families and communities depend

RNU Pleased to Host Regatta Seniors’ Rest Stop

St. John’s, NL – The Registered Nurses’ Union Newfoundland & Labrador (RNU) will uphold a Regatta Day tradition by hosting the Seniors’ Rest Stop at the Royal St. John’s Regatta scheduled for tomorrow (Wednesday, August 3). “RNU is pleased to provide seniors with a comfortable place to watch the races,” said Debbie Forward, RNU President. “Our