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National Day of Mourning

RNU Recognizes National Day of Mourning, April 28 In honour of RNs & all workers who have been killed, injured or disabled at their place of work. Let’s work together to ensure everyone in Newfoundland & Labrador has a safe, healthy work environment. Day of Mourning Events in NL

Letter of Support Regarding the Humboldt Tragedy

On behalf of 200,000 Canadian nurses, Linda Silas, president of the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions, extends support and solidarity to the families affected by the Humboldt tragedy, and to the nurses, including Saskatchewan Union of Nurses members, and health care teams doing vital work caring for those injured. Read Linda’s letter. #HumboldtStrong

Eastern Health to Replace RN Positions at Dr. Leonard A. Miller Centre, RNU Concerned About Impact on Patients and Families

St. John’s – The Registered Nurses’ Union (RNU) is concerned about a decision by Eastern Health to replace registered nurses (RNs) with licensed practical nurses (LPNs) at the palliative care unit at the Dr. Leonard A. Miller Centre. Currently, the palliative care unit is staffed by two RNs and one LPN on the day shift