Hot off the press! 2017 ConceRNs Annual Report is now available

PEI Nurses’ Union is pleased to release the 2017 ConceRNs Annual Report. The report has been mailed out to all PEINU members.  Members who did not receive their copy please contact the main office.  

CFNU calling for your support: please share petition on Government of Canada site calling for Universal Pharmacare

PEI Nurses’ Union is pleased to share petition e-959, which is now live on the Parliament of Canada website here: The citizens and residents of Canada to call upon the Government of Canada to: Implement through a Federal law, a Pan-Canadian Universal Pharmacare Plan, in this 42nd Parliament; and Implement a National Formulary for medically… (read more)

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)