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RNU Reaches Tentative Agreement on Contract Extension

St. John’s, NL – The Registered Nurses’ Union Newfoundland & Labrador (RNU) has reached a tentative agreement on a contract extension with the provincial government and regional health authorities. “RNU is pleased to reach a tentative agreement that extends our current contract,” said RNU President Debbie Forward. “We believe this agreement is the best option for

COVID-19: Latest Information & Updates

The health and safety of our members and their patients is our top priority. The situation regarding COVID-19 in our province continues to evolve.  Please refer to this page often for the latest updates and information. Scroll down to see frequently asked questions and answers. Breathing space  It is more important than ever to decompress

Nursing Week Discounts & Offers

To thank RNU members for all they do to keep us safe and healthy, businesses across Newfoundland and Labrador are offering promotions and discounts for Nursing Week. Treat yourself! Visit myRNU to see offer details.  A BIG thank you to all the businesses showing love to nursing health heroes. Hair Factory & Underground Spa Le Boudoir Nexxbar Nuderm

Latest President Views

COVID-19 Update: Good Neighbour Agreement

Dear Members, Yesterday, we joined health care unions in signing a Good Neighbour Agreement with the Regional Health Authorities and the Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information. This agreement will ensure a planned and timely response to the COVID-19 pandemic in our health care system.  Good Neighbour Agreements are often put in place during

COVID-19 Update: Trust RNs Expertise & Judgement

Dear Members, Our fight for appropriate personal protective equipment continues. We’re hearing from RNs who have not been fit-tested yet for an N95 because the area where they work is deemed low risk. We’re hearing from RNs who are being told not to wear an N95 when you know you need it. We’re hearing concerns about availability

COVID-19 Update – #StrongerTogether

Dear Members, Today the province announced 11 new presumptive cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to 35. This is an unprecedented time. While most of our province stays home, you stand guard. I know with every update, your worry increases. You are leaving stressful situations at home. You’re worried about your health,