Global Nurses United News round up

Posted on June 22, 2015, 9:11 pm
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Australia

 http://www.heraldsun.com.au/leader/east/lack-of-car-parking-a-danger-for-nurses-at-box-hill-hospital/story-fngnvlxu-1227398312315

 

Headline: Lack of car parking a danger for nurses at Box Hill Hospital

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Brazil

 

http://www.portalodia.com/noticias/saude/enfermeiros-doam-sangue-no-segundo-dia-de-greve-em-teresina-237814.html

 

Manchete: Enfermeiros doam sangue no segundo dia de greve em Teresina

Headline: Nurses donate blood on second day of strike in Teresina

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Brazil

 

http://cidadeverde.com/para-evitar-greve-enfermeiros-se-reunem-com-secretarios-do-governo-195535

 

Manchete: Para evitar greve, enfermeiros se reúnem com secretários do governo

Headline: To avoid strike, nurses meet with government secretaries

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Brazil

 

http://cidadeverde.com/tj-decreta-ilegalidade-da-greve-dos-enfermeiros-e-ordena-volta-em-48h-195559

 

Manchete: TJ decreta ilegalidade da greve dos enfermeiros e ordena volta em 48h

Headline: TJ decrees illegality of the strike by nurses and orders them back in 48 hours

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Brazil

 

http://g1.globo.com/mato-grosso-do-sul/noticia/2015/06/em-greve-unidades-de-saude-ficam-sem-enfermeiros-em-campo-grande.html

 

Manchete: Em greve, unidades de saúde ficam sem enfermeiros em Campo Grande

 

Headline: On strike, health facilities run out of nurses in Campo Grande

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Brazil

 

http://www.capitalteresina.com.br/noticias/piaui/governo-tenta-negociacao-com-os-profissionais-de-enfermagem-28676.html

 

Manchete: Governo tenta negociação com os profissionais de Enfermagem

Headline: Government attempts to negotiate with nursing professionals

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Brazil

 

http://www.portalodia.com/noticias/piaui/enfermeiros-invadem-conferencia-e-prefeito-precisa-ser-retirado-237939.html

 

Machete: Enfermeiros invadem conferência e prefeito precisa ser retirado

Headline: Nurses invade conference and mayor needs to be removed

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Brazil

 

http://g1.globo.com/pi/piaui/noticia/2015/06/justica-decreta-ilegalidade-da-greve-dos-enfermeiros-de-teresina.html

 

Manchete: Justiça decreta ilegalidade da greve dos enfermeiros de Teresina

 

Headline: Justice declares illegality of strike by Teresina nurses

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Canada

 

http://metronews.ca/news/calgary/1394888/alberta-health-services-patient-first-strategy-met-with-cynicism/

 

Headline: Alberta Health Services ‘patient first strategy’ met with cynicism

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Canada

 

http://globalnews.ca/news/2048047/staffing-shortages-plague-health-regions-costing-millions-of-dollars/

 

Headline: Staffing shortages plague health regions, costing millions of dollars

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Canada

 

http://www.saultstar.com/2015/06/16/aph-nurses-ratify-contract

 

Heading: APH Nurses Ratify Contract

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Canada

 

http://www.lapresse.ca/le-soleil/actualites/sante/201506/17/01-4878960-retraite-des-infirmieres-la-fiq-demande-le-retrait-des-coupes.php

Titre: Retraite des infirmières: la FIQ demande le retrait des coupes

 

Headline: Nurses’ Retirement: the FIQ demands the withdrawal of cuts

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Canada

 

http://ici.radio-canada.ca/regions/mauricie/2015/06/16/007-sante-fiq-manifestation-trois-rivieres.shtml

Titre: Santé : manifestation de la FIQ à Trois-Rivières

 

Headline: Health: FIQ demonstration in Trois-Rivières

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Canada

 

http://ici.radio-canada.ca/regions/quebec/2015/06/11/002-pression-infirmieres-fiq-deputes-assemblee-nationale.shtml

 

Titre:  Des infirmières mesurent la pression des élus

 

Headline: Nurses measure pressure of electeds

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Canada

 

http://www.lapresse.ca/actualites/politique/politique-quebecoise/201506/11/01-4877237-lappui-de-peladeau-aux-infirmieres-est-tres-irresponsable-dit-quebec.php

 

Titre: L’appui de Péladeau aux infirmières est «très irresponsable», dit Québec

 

Headline: The support of the nurses by Péladeau is “very irresponsible,” said Quebec

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Canada

 

http://www.lanouvelle.net/Actualit%C3%A9s/National/2015-06-19/article-4188262/On-connait-la-fascination-du-gouvernement-Couillard-pour-les-chiffres-mais-il-est-temps-quil-comprenne-que-les-patients-ne-sont-pas-des-numeros/1

 

Titre: « On connaît la fascination du gouvernement Couillard pour les chiffres, mais il est temps qu’il comprenne que les patients ne sont pas des numéros ! »

Headline: “Couillard government known fascination for numbers, but it is time they understand that patients are not numbers!”
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Colombia

 

http://www.eluniversal.com.co/regional/sucre/enfermeras-del-hus-protestan-porque-les-deben-10-meses-de-sueldo-197237

 

Titular: Enfermeras del HUS protestan porque les deben 10 meses de sueldo

 

Headline: HUS nurses protest because they are owned 10 months of wages

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Colombia

 

http://www.elcomercio.es/asturias/201506/17/sindicato-enfermeria-considera-totalmente-20150617161533.html

Titular: El sindicato de Enfermería considera «totalmente inapropiada» la fiesta de aniversario del HUCA

 

Headline: The nursing union considers it “totally inappropriate” the HUCA anniversary party

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Dominican Republic

 

http://www.entornointeligente.com/articulo/6253300/REPUBLICA-DOMINICANA-Gremio-denuncia-hospital-Cabral-y-Baacute;ez-tiene-11-ventiladores-dantilde;ados-18062015

 

Titular: Gremio denuncia hospital Cabral y Báez tiene 11 ventiladores dañados

Headline: Union complains Cabral y Báez Hospital has 11 ventilators damaged

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Dominican Republic

 

http://coloquiodigital.com/entretenimiento/item/10011-enfermeras-amenazan-con-huelga-si-no-atienden-sus-demandas

 

Titular: Enfermeras amenazan con huelga si no atienden sus demandas

 

Headline: Nurses threaten to strike if they don’t meet their demands

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Iceland

 

http://ht.ly/OnTkX

 

Headline: Law On Nurses Strike Passes, Resignations Follow En Masse

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Ireland

 

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/7700-patients-waiting-on-trolleys-in-may-336738.html

 

Headline: 7,700 patients waiting on trolleys in May

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Ireland

 

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/health/7713-patients-waited-on-ae-trolleys-last-month-31299273.html

 

Headline: 7,713 patients waited on A&E trolleys last month

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Ireland

 

http://www.irishhealth.com/article.html?id=24724

 

Headline: 7,700+ patients on trolleys during May

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Ireland

 

http://connachttribune.ie/up-to-260-attendances-a-day-at-uhg-emergency-department/

 

Headline: Up to 260 attendances a day at UHG emergency department

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Ireland

 

http://talkofthetown.ie/2015/06/16/inmo-vote-for-industrial-action-at-st-marys-drumcar/

 

Headline: INMO vote for industrial action at St Mary’s Drumcar

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Kenya

 

http://allafrica.com/stories/201506180678.html

Headline: Uasin Gishu County Pays Nurses Salaries

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Mexico

 

http://www.plazadearmas.com.mx/noticias/local/2015/06/15/se_mantiene_paro_estudiantil_enfermeria_358218_1013.html

Titular: Se mantiene el paro estudiantil en Enfermería

 

Headline: The student strike in Nursing remains

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Mexico

 

http://amqueretaro.com/queretaro/2015/06/16/paro-en-enfermeria-continuara-hasta-que-autoridades-llamen-al-dialogo-senalan-inconformes

 

Titular: Paro en Enfermería continuará hasta que autoridades llamen al diálogo, señalan inconformes

 

Headline: Strike in Nursing will continue until authorities called for dialogue, say protestors

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Philippines

 

http://www.mb.com.ph/pnoy-program-makes-health-services-inaccessible-protesters/

 

Headline:  PNoy program makes health services inaccessible – protesters
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South Africa

 

http://www.bdlive.co.za/national/2015/06/17/march-in-defence-of-constitution-mooted

 

Headline: March in defence of Constitution mooted

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Spain

 

http://www.diariocordoba.com/noticias/cordobalocal/satse-marcha-recortes-enfermeria_970231.html

 

Titular: Satse marcha contra los recortes en enfermería

 

Headline: Satse march against cuts in nursing

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Spain

 

http://www.eldiario.es/murcia/politica/deficiencias-Servicio-Murciano-Salud-agravaran_0_400360832.html

 

Titular: “Las deficiencias del Servicio Murciano de Salud se agravarán en verano”

 

Headline: “The shortcoming of the Murcia Health Service will worsen in the summer”

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Spain

 

http://elfarodigital.es/melilla/sanidad/166649-es-insuficiente-el-aumento-de-la-plantilla-en-paritorio-segun-los-sindicatos.html

 

Titular: Es “insuficiente” el aumento de la plantilla en paritorio, según los sindicatos

 

Headline: The increase of staff in the delivery room is “insufficient”, say the unions

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Spain

 

http://burgosconecta.es/2015/06/20/la-gerencia-de-servicios-sociales-no-contratara-enfermeras-para-cubrir-vacaciones/

 

Titular: La Gerencia de Servicios Sociales no contratará enfermeras en vacaciones

 

Headline: Management of Social Services will not hire nurse on vacation

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USA

 

http://www.lohud.com/story/opinion/contributors/2015/06/12/lawmakers-must-mandate-safe-nurse-staffing-hospitals/71138086/

 

Headline: USA View: Mandate safer patient-to-nurse ratios

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http://wisdomvoices.com/fighting-for-single-payer-rose-roach-keeps-hope-alive-for-a-better-way-for-health-care-in-the-u-s/

 

Headline: Fighting For Single Payer: Rose Roach Keeps Hope Alive For A Better Way For Health Care In The U.S.

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USA

http://peoplesworld.org/labor-allies-push-to-derail-fast-track-for-good/

 

Headline: Labor, allies push to derail fast track for good

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USA

 

http://bangordailynews.com/2015/06/17/health/contract-talks-between-emmc-nurses-union-continue/

 

Headline: Contract talks between EMMC, nurses union continue

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USA

 

http://www.pressherald.com/2015/06/18/bangor-hospital-nurses-union-extend-contract-through-july-2/

Headline: Bangor hospital, nurses union extend contract through July 2

 

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USA

 

http://www.sunherald.com/2015/06/18/6283100_maine-hospital-nurse-union-extend.html?rh=1

 

Headline: Maine hospital, nurse union extend contract through July 2

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USA

 

http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/saint-louis-university-hospital-nurses-vote-support-union-dues-dispute

 

Headline: Saint Louis University Hospital nurses vote to support union in dues dispute

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USA

 

http://www.dailydemocrat.com/government-and-politics/20150617/yamada-picks-up-california-nurses-association-endorsement

 

Headline: Yamada picks up California Nurses Association endorsement

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USA

 

http://scvnews.com/2015/06/16/nurses-union-to-air-grievances-in-public-wednesday/

 

Headline: Nurses Union to Air Grievances in Public Wednesday

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USA

 

http://fox5sandiego.com/2015/06/15/caregivers-angry-over-proposal-to-close-down-palomar-health-downtown-campus/

 

Headline: Caregivers angry over proposal to close Palomar Health Downtown Campus

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USA

 

http://www.fiercehealthfinance.com/story/labor-unions-pushing-massachusetts-hospitals-disclose-offshore-assets-cap-c/2015-06-12

 

Headline: Labor unions push for Massachusetts hospitals to disclose offshore assets, cap CEO pay

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USA

 

http://www.wbjournal.com/article/20150615/NEWS01/150619972/medical-center-nurses-vote-to-approve-contracts

 

Headline: Medical Center nurses vote to approve contracts

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USA

 

http://www.citypages.com/news/charity-health-insurers-are-awash-in-cash-yet-still-want-monster-premium-hikes-7394465

 

Headline: ‘Charity’ health insurers aware in cash, yet still want monster premium hikes

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USA

 

http://www.golocalworcester.com/health/umass-memorial-nurses-ratify-one-year-contract-get-pay-raise

 

Headline: UMass Memorial Nurses Ratify One Year Contract, Get Pay Raise

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USA

 

http://www.telegram.com/article/20150615/NEWS/150619420

Headline: UMass Memorial nurses get 1-year pact with small raise

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USA

 

http://www.healthcaredive.com/news/ma-dictates-states-first-nurse-staffing-minimums/400649/

 

Headline: MA dictates state’s first nurse staffing minimums

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USA

 

http://www.masslive.com/business-news/index.ssf/2015/06/baystate_health_plans_to_celebrate_purch.html

 

Headline: Baystate Health plans to celebrate purchase of Noble Hospital with event in Westfield

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USA

 

http://m.stltoday.com/business/local/union-nurses-at-slu-hospital-reject-move-to-eliminate-mandatory/article_a7527a03-97e1-593f-b878-f66007daf899.html?mobile_touch=true

 

Headline: Union Nurses at SLU Hospital Reject Move to Eliminate Mandatory Dues

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USA

 

http://www.dclabor.org/home/dcna-and-childrens-school-services-reach-tentative-agreement-for-new-contract-for-dc-school-nurses

 

Headline: DCNA and Children’s School Services Reach Tentative Agreement for New Contract for DC School Nurses

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Venezuela

http://www.entornointeligente.com/articulo/6235015/VENEZUELA-Enfermeras-entregaran-firmas-para-refrendar-convencion-colectiva

Titular: Enfermeras entregarán firmas para refrendar convención colectiva

Headline: Nurses deliver signature to endorse collective agreement

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Venezuela

http://elsiglo.com.ve/2015/06/17/enfermeras-participan-en-el-barrendanzo/

Titular: Enfermeras participan en “El Barrendanzo”

Headline: Nurses participate in “The Barrendanzo”
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Venezuela

http://www.elinformador.com.ve/2015/06/17/las-enfermeras-protestaron-en-la-vargas-barriendo-las-calles/

Titular: Enfermeros exigen un incremento de 300% en sueldo

Headline: Nurses demand a 300% increase in salary

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Venezuela

http://www.entornointeligente.com/articulo/6243096/VENEZUELA-Enfermeros-de-5-estados-protestaron-para-exigir-mejoras-salariales-17062015

Titular: Enfermeros de 5 estados protestaron para exigir mejoras salariales

Headline: Nurses of 5 states protested to demand better wages

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