Family Violence Prevention – It’s A Workplace Matter

At PEINU, we support efforts to end family violence on PEI. Show support – attend an event this week. http://tinyurl.com/hmb6ehw

P.E.I. signs on to health accord with federal government – CBC

Island joins other Atlantic provinces by saying yes to money for home care and mental health By Susan Lunn, CBC News Posted: Jan 31, 2017 11:37 AM ET Prince Edward Island has signed on to Ottawa’s health-care deal, allowing the province to access federal dollars for home care and mental health. The deal was confirmed in… (read more)

New report released to Canada’s premiers denounces $62 billion wasted without pharmacare

The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions has provided all premiers with new report tallying up the total amount of wasted health care dollars over the last ten years, while Canadians wait for a national pharmacare plan. Thursday, December 8, 2016 (OTTAWA) – Today, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions releases a new report titled: Down… (read more)

International Nurses’ Statement on Victory Against the Trans-Pacific Partnership

NURSES AROUND THE WORLD ENCOURAGED BY VICTORY IN THE US AGAINST THE TRANS-PACIFIC PARTNERSHIP, PLEDGE TO REMAIN VIGILANT AGAINST ATTEMPTS TO REVIVE IT NEXT YEAR Thursday November 17, 2016 – Nurses around the world stand together as patient advocates for the highest standards of healthcare, safe patient care, and economic and social justice.  We, the… (read more)