Bill 102 – An Act to Amend the Workers Compensation Act – Passed Second Reading in Legislature Dec 5th

On December 5th, a private member’s Bill 102 – An Act to Amend the Workers Compensation Act – to include post-traumatic stress disorder to cover ALL WORKERS in Workers Compensation Board passed the second reading. The third reading of Bill 102 will occur at a later date. For more information on Bill 102, follow the… (read more)

PEI Nurses’ Union Negotiations Survey – DEADLINE EXTENDED!

Please assist us in determining your negotiation priorities. Our research to prepare for the negotiation process will include the outcomes of this survey, a comparison study of salaries and benefits in other provinces, a review current language, nursing demographics, economic indicators and other relevant information. Your feedback is crucial to provide us with an accurate… (read more)

Canada’s nurses celebrate National Nurse Practitioner Week by launching a project to expand NP care to meet growing need – CFNU

Monday November 13, 2017 (OTTAWA) – In celebration of National Nurse Practitioner (NP) Week taking place from November 12 to 18, Canada’s nurses are launching a retention and recruitment project aimed at developing recommendations to grow the number of Canada’s nearly 5,000 NPs. “NPs are uniquely suited to meet the growing need for primary care… (read more)

2017 PEINU Student Bursary Recipients Named

This year’s PEINU Student Bursary Recipients have been randomly chosen from more than 50 applications. Nine recipients have each been awarded $1000 to assist in their post-secondary education. On behalf of PEI Nurses’ Union, congratulations! Bethany Dunn Callie MacDonald Alex Ruckley Ryan Curran Chelsea Lewis Brady Albert Adam Cousins Ellen Burnett Alexander Davison