Coats for Kids Campaign – Donation Deadline October 26th

PEINU Accepts the Challenge! Coats for Kids campaign is asking local companies and organizations to get involved and host an office-wide collection. We accept the challenge and encourage all PEINU members to participate! If you have any new or gently used coats, hats, mittens, scarves and/or boots that you wish to donate, please bring your… (read more)

PEINU Student Bursary Applications are being Accepted! Deadline October 31st

All PEINU members are eligible to apply for one of nine (9) $1,000 bursaries for her/his child who is attending a post secondary institution during the calendar year (January 1st to December 31st, 2017). Deadline for applications is October 31st. Late applications or incomplete applications will not be considered.  Application can be found by following… (read more)

REGISTER TODAY! PEINU Fall Education Workshop

“RESPONDING TO PATIENTS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS AND ADDICTIONS” All PEI Nurses’ Union members are invited to attend the Fall Education Day workshop Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at The Rodd Royalty in Charlottetown. The workshop has been designed to enhance your ability to interact effectively and confidently with people presenting with the varying aspects of substance… (read more)

Canada’s nurses applaud billions in savings found in PBO report on pharmacare – CFNU

Thursday September 28, 2017 (Ottawa) – Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) President, Linda Silas, responded to the Parliamentary Budget Office’s (PBO) costing document on the establishment of a national pharmacare program, commissioned by the Commons Health Committee and released today. “Beyond a shadow of a doubt, the PBO report confirms for Canadians that a… (read more)