Global Nurses United News round up

Posted on December 21, 2014, 2:03 am
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Global

 

http://www.letemps.ch/Page/Uuid/dd494a94-86b5-11e4-9cd5-59e213f8caa2/Lenjeu_mondial_du_d%C3%A9ficit_dinfirmi%C3%A8res

 

Titre: L’enjeu mondial du déficit d’infirmières

 

Headline: The global challenge of the shortage of nurses

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USA/Sierra Leone

http://www.npr.org/blogs/goatsandsoda/2014/12/19/371861712/a-nurses-desperate-plea-show-me-the-ebola-money

Headline: A Nurse’s Desperate Plea: Show Me The Ebola Money

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Argentina

http://www.lmneuquen.com.ar/noticias/2014/12/17/nueva-marcha-de-los-sindicatos-de-salud-publica_243125

Titular: Nueva marcha de los sindicatos de salud pública

Headline: New march of public health unions

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Australia

 

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-12-16/gilgandra-nurses-get-political-as-they-fight-reduced-hours/5969616

 

Headline: Gilgandra nurses fight reduced hours

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Botswana

 

http://allafrica.com/stories/201412170567.html

 

Headline: Ministry of Health, Nurses Union Mend Fences

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Canada

 

http://www.thespec.com/news-story/5210080-union-wants-criminal-charges-after-nurse-beaten-beyond-recognition-/

 

Headline: Union wants CAMH criminally charged after nurse “beaten beyond recognition”

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Canada

 

http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/edmonton/Alberta+health+workers+reach+deal+three+year+contract/10515823/story.html

Headline: Alberta health workers, AHS reach deal on new three-year contract

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Canada

 

http://www.ledevoir.com/societe/sante/426925/negociations-en-sante-quebec-n-ouvre-pas-son-jeu

 

Titre: En santé, Québec n’ouvre pas son jeu

Headline: In health, Quebec does not open its game

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Canada

http://montrealgazette.com/news/quebec/government-presents-wage-offer-to-public-sector

Headline: Quebec unions call government wage offer ‘insulting’

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Canada

http://www.lapresse.ca/le-soleil/affaires/actualite-economique/201412/15/01-4828539-offres-salariales-de-quebec-il-sennuie-du-bruit-des-casseroles.php

Headline: Wage Quebec offers: “he is bored of the noise of pots”

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Canada

 

http://thechronicleherald.ca/novascotia/1258160-hiring-more-nurses-is-key-for-home-care-hazelton-says

 

Headline: Hiring more nurses is key for home care, Hazelton says

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Canada

 

http://calgaryherald.com/news/local-news/calgary-cancer-centre-construction-delayed

 

Headline: Tory decision to delay cancer centre construction stirs alarm and anger

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Canada

http://marketbusinessnews.com/calgary-cancer-centre-delayed-low-oil-prices/41564

Headline: Calgary cancer centre could be delayed because of low oil prices

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Canada

http://www.ohscanada.com/health-safety/violent-assault-nurse-spurs-call-ohs-charges/1003271101/

Headline: Violent assault on nurse spurs call for oh&s charges

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Canada

http://www.thefountainpen.com/s/showstory?id=13466

Headline: Health unit signs new agreement with nurses

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Canada

http://blogs.windsorstar.com/news/staffing-shortage-emerges-in-face-of-possible-leamington-obstetrics-unit-closure

Headline: Staffing shortage emerges in face of possible Leamington obstetrics unit closure

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Ireland

http://www.irishtimes.com/business/nurses-to-get-pay-rise-after-complaint-to-european-commission-1.2041345

Headline: Nurses to get pay rise after complaint to European Commission

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Ireland

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/hundreds-of-public-servants-could-be-entitled-to-10-pay-increase-303130.html

Headline: Hundreds of public servants could be entitled to 10% pay increase

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Kenya

http://allafrica.com/stories/201412150170.html

Headline: Nurses in New Strike Threat Over Allowances

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Kenya

 

http://www.capitalfm.co.ke/news/2014/12/nurses-in-new-strike-threat-over-allowances/

 

Headline: Nurses in new strike threat over allowances

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Kenya

http://allafrica.com/stories/201412160874.html

Headline: Nurses Threaten Strike Over Allowances Slash

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Mexico

http://www.jornada.unam.mx/ultimas/2014/12/20/marchan-3-mil-enfermeros-en-puebla-y-jalisco-exigen-profesionalizar-el-sector-2337.html

Titular: Marchan 3 mil enfermeros en Puebla y Jalisco; exigen profesionalizar el sector

Headline: 3,000 nurses march in Puebla and Jaliso; demand to professionalize sector

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Mexico

 

http://www.jornada.unam.mx/ultimas/2014/12/19/marchan-enfermeras-en-guadalajara-3574.html

 

Titular: Marchan enfermeras en Guadalajara

 

Headline: Nurses march in Guadalajara

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Mexico

 

http://www.milenio.com/region/Enfermeros-marcharon-reforma-pondria-oficio_0_430157237.html

 

Titular: Enfermeros marcharon por reforma a la salud que los pondría a nivel de oficio

 

Headline: Nurses march for health reform that would level the job

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Mexico

 

http://eldiariodevictoria.com.mx/2014/12/16/protestarian-enfermeras-por-sus-derechos/

 

Titular: Protestarían enfermeras por sus derechos

 

Headline: Nurses protest for their rights

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Mexico

 

http://www.debate.com.mx/mexico/Protestan-enfermeras-en-Tamaulipas-por-dignificacion—–20141218-0171.html

 

Titular: Protestan enfermeras en Tamaulipas por dignificación

Headline: Nurses protest in Tamaulipas for dignity

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Philippines

 

http://bulatlat.com/main/2014/12/15/govt-reports-better-quality-jobs-labor-campaigns-vs-contractualization/

 

Headline: Govt reports ‘better quality jobs,’ labor campaigns vs. contractualization

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Senegal

http://www.leral.net/Khadidiatou-Sarr-Kebe-Des-infirmieres-se-permettent-de-se-bagarrer-dans-un-bloc-de-reanimation_a132710.html

Titre: Khadidiatou Sarr Kébé, : «Des infirmières se permettent de se bagarrer dans un bloc de réanimation….»

Headline: Khadidiatou Sarr Kébé: “Nurses allow themselves to spar in the intensive care unit”

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Spain

 

http://www.periodistadigital.com/reinformacionbalear/mallorca/2014/12/18/el-sindicato-de-enfermeria-satse-anuncia-movilizaciones-a-partir-de-enero.shtml

 

Titular: El Sindicato de Enfermería SATSE anuncia movilizaciones a partir de enero

Headline: Nursing union SATSE announces mobilizations  from January

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Spain

 

http://www.laopiniondemalaga.es/malaga/2014/12/20/enfermeros-carlos-haya-quedaran-descansar/731019.html

 

Titular: Los enfermeros de Carlos Haya se quedarán sin descansar al faltar personal

 

Headline: Nurses of Carlos Haya will be without rest from lack of staff

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USA

 

http://www.gallup.com/poll/180260/americans-rate-nurses-highest-honesty-ethical-standards.aspx

 

Headline: Americans Rate Nurses Highest on Honesty, Ethical Standards

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USA

 

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2014/12/16/18765700.php

Headline: Nurses to Issue Impact Report, Urge State Officials to Save Daughters of Charity

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USA

 

http://www.dailybulletin.com/general-news/20141215/armc-nurses-to-address-supervisors-over-pay-working-conditions

 

Headline: ARMC nurses to address supervisors over pay, working conditions

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USA

 

http://www.thecalifornian.com/story/news/2014/12/17/salinas-valley-memorial-california-nurses-association/20547609/

 

UPDATE: SVMH declares impasse with nurses union

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USA

 

http://www.salemnews.com/news/local_news/nurse-staffing-law-tied-to-neonatal-care/article_38657628-870a-5082-b904-5234cc97c46f.html

Headline: Nurse staffing law tied to neonatal care

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USA

 

http://www.bizjournals.com/washington/blog/2014/12/medstar-nurses-prepare-to-strike-at-washington.html?s=print

 

Headline: MedStar nurses prepare to strike at Washington Hospital Center due to contract impasse

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USA

 

http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/12/16/3594223/undercover-polluters-2014/

 

Headline: Forget Oil. Here Are The More Insidious Things That Polluted America’s Air And Water This Year

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USA

 

http://www.sbsun.com/general-news/20141216/arrowhead-regional-nurses-air-grievances-to-board-of-supervisors

 

Headline: Arrowhead Regional nurses air grievances to Board of Supervisors

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USA

 

http://www.smdailyjournal.com/articles/lnews/2014-12-17/public-hearings-set-for-proposed-seton-medical-center-sale-attorney-generals-office-to-make-final-decision-on-hospital-chains-future-owner/1776425135147.html

 

Headline: Public hearings set for proposed Seton Medical Center sale: Attorney General’s Office to make final decision on hospital chain’s future owner

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USA

http://www.stltoday.com/news/special-reports/mohealth/st-louis-hospitals-critical-of-federal-penalties-for-infections-other/article_15860fe8-f3c4-53cf-b7e6-3b29bbefab64.html

St. Louis hospitals critical of federal penalties for infections, other injuries

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USA

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2014/12/14/18765600.php

Headline: Congressman Mark Pocan Introduces Bill to Ban Fracking on Public Lands

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USA

 

http://ncronline.org/news/faith-parish/contention-surrounds-sale-six-california-catholic-hospitals

 

Headline: Contention surrounds sale of six California Catholic hospitals