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RNU Thanks Dedicated Bell Island RNs for 24-Hour Shifts

(St. John’s, NL) – The Registered Nurses’ Union of Newfoundland & Labrador (RNU) is commending the registered nurses of the Dr. Walter Templeman Health Care Centre on Bell Island for their dedicated service this past weekend (February 8 – 11) as inclement weather disrupted ferry service to the island. Regularly scheduled shift changes were not

Nurse Practitioners can be Canada’s solution to health care gaps: new study

Friday June 29, 2018  (WINNIPEG, MB) – Canada’s health ministers and nurses union leaders gathered today in Winnipeg for the unveiling of a landmark report from the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU), entitled Fulfilling Nurse Practitioners’ Untapped Potential in Canada’s Health Care System. The report includes the results of the largest-ever national survey of

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

Christmas Closure Notice

Provincial Office will be closed from 4:30 p.m. Friday, December 22 until 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. If a critical situation occurs while we are closed, please consult our policy on “After hours critical incidents.” You will find suggestions for members and branch volunteers on how to respond until Provincial Office is available.