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Registered Nurses Rally for Better Patient Care and Safer Staffing

Registered Nurses Rally for Better Patient Care and Safer Staffing   St. John’s, NL –  As part of its 26th Biennial Convention, the Registered Nurses’ Union (RNU) is holding a rally and march in the capital city. Over 230 registered nurses and nursing students will gather at 12:15 p.m. in front of the Sheraton Hotel

RNU President and Minister Haggie to Address Delegates at RNU 26th Biennial Convention

 RNU President and Minister Haggie to Address Delegates at RNU 26th Biennial Convention   St. John’s, NL – Tomorrow, the Registered Nurses Union of Newfoundland and Labrador (RNU) launch their 26th Biennial Convention. Opening ceremonies will start at 8:30 a.m. and will include welcome remarks from the Honourable John Haggie, Minister of Health and Community

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