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RNU Reacts to Provincial Health Care Cuts

St. John’s, NL – The Registered Nurses’ Union Newfoundland & Labrador (RNU) is alarmed by the cuts to programs, services, and registered nurse positions within the four Regional Health Authorities announced earlier today. “The reduction in health care expenditures highlighted today results in approximately 30 job cuts for registered nurses across the province,” said Debbie

Budget Sets the Stage for Health Care Cuts

St. John’s, NL – The Registered Nurses’ Union Newfoundland & Labrador (RNU) is concerned the Provincial Government’s Budget 2016 is setting the stage for cuts in health care. “Government put forward a harsh Budget today,” said Debbie Forward, President of RNU. “Just seven months ago, Premier Ball stood in front of RNs at our Election