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PEI nurses at a breaking point

February 2, 2023 – Barbara Brookins, president of the PEI Nurses Union and Linda Silas, the president of the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions, provided the following opinion article. Right now, nurses across Prince Edward Island are at a breaking point. We are so understaffed, if even one nurse calls in sick, entire departments can […]

REASSIGNMENT & SHIFT CHANGES

A position statement is being shared with Members in anticipation of potential reassignment/shift changes that may occur over the 2022-2023 Christmas-New Year Holiday period, to ensure a broader awareness about the issues that are affecting the bargaining unit.  “Knowledge is Power” and while the Union will continue to advocate for you, we … [Read More...] about REASSIGNMENT & SHIFT CHANGES

New! Premium Rate for Working Extra Hours in 24/7 Bed-Based Care Services

PEINU is pleased to announce that an agreement has been reached with Health PEI to provide additional premiums to RNs working in 24/7 Bed-Based Care Services.In addition to the existing terms of the collective agreement, RNs may be eligible for a Premium rate of 0.5x (ie: an additional ‘half time’ rate) on the extra hours […]