Global Nurses United News round up

Posted on October 14, 2015, 11:25 pm
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Argentina                                                                      

 

http://www.larazondechivilcoy.com.ar/locales/2015/10/4/sindicato-enfermeros-avanza-apertura-delegacion-local-69491.html

 

Titular: El Sindicato de Enfermeros avanza en la apertura de una delegación local

 

Headline: The Nurses Union advances in opening a local branch

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Australia

 

http://www.anmfvic.asn.au/news-and-publications/news/2015/10/09/historic-ratios-win-for-nurses-and-midwives

 

Headline: Historic ratios win for nurses and midwives

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Australia

 

http://www.news.com.au/national/tasmania/staff-hurt-as-mental-patients-lash-out/story-fnn32rbc-1227559669513

 

Headline: Staff hurt as mental patients lash out

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Australia

 

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-10-08/management2c-nurses-negotiate-trial-solutions-to-tamworth-hosp/6836092

 

Headline: Management, nurses negotiate solutions to Tamworth Hospital staffing woes

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Canada

 

http://www.lportepilot.ca/News/Local/2015-10-07/article-4300939/What-if%3F/1

 

Headline: RNs concerned about patient care; stressed from staffing situation

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Canada

 

http://www.thetelegram.com/News/Local/2015-10-05/article-4300200/Eastern-Health-registers-slight-drop-in-sick-leave/1

 

Headline: Eastern Health registers slight drop in sick leave

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Canada

 

http://socialistworker.org/2015/10/07/headed-for-a-showdown-in-quebec

 

Headline: Headed for a showdown in Quebec

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Canada

 

http://www.lapresse.ca/le-soleil/actualites/sante/201510/02/01-4906099-les-infirmieres-sont-pretes-a-reprendre-les-negociations.php

 

Headline: Nurses are ready to resume negotiations

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Canada

 

http://www.ledevoir.com/politique/quebec/451686/les-infirmieres-retournent-negocier

 

Titre: Les infirmières retournent négocier

 

Headline: Nurses return to negotiate

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Canada

 

http://www.lapresse.ca/le-soleil/actualites/sante/201510/02/01-4906099-les-infirmieres-sont-pretes-a-reprendre-les-negociations.php

 

Titre: Les infirmières sont prêtes à reprendre les négociations

 

Headline: Nurses are ready to resume negotiations

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Canada

 

http://www.lapresse.ca/le-soleil/affaires/actualite-economique/201510/04/01-4906488-negociations-avec-les-infirmieres-couillard-pret-a-bonifier-son-offre.php

 

Titre: Négociations avec les infirmières: Couillard prêt à bonifier son offre

Headline: Negotiations with the nurses: Couillard ready to improve his offer

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Canada

 

http://journalmetro.com/actualites/national/853651/negos-dans-la-sante-on-rapporte-des-progres/

 

Titre: Négos dans la santé: on rapporte des progrès

Headline: Negotiations in health: progress reported

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Canada

 

http://tvanouvelles.ca/lcn/infos/regional/sherbrooke/archives/2015/10/20151007-164514.html

 

Titre: Des infirmières en pyjama au travail

 

Headline: Nurses to work in pajamas

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Canada

 

http://ici.radio-canada.ca/regions/colombie-britannique/2015/10/07/007-yukon-penurie-infirmere-village.shtml

 

Titre: Pénurie d’infirmières dans les villages du Yukon

Headline: Shortage of nurses in the Yukon villages

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Canada

 

http://journalmetro.com/plus/sante/853839/nouvelles-responsabilites-pour-les-infirmieres/

 

Titre: Nouvelles responsabilités pour les infirmières

Headline: New responsibilities for nurses

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Costa Rica

 

http://qcostarica.com/strike-will-be-indefinite-unions-threaten/

 

Headline: Strike “will be indefinite,” unions threaten

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Dominican Republic

 

http://www.7dias.com.do/el-pais/2015/10/02/i197756_enfermeras-amenazan-con-paro-nacional-gobierno-les-aumenta.html#.VhfDpflViko

 

Titular: Enfermeras amenazan con paro nacional si el Gobierno no les aumenta

 

Headline: Nurses threaten national strike if the Government doesn’t increase them

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Dominican Republic

 

http://hoy.com.do/si-no-hay-5-para-salud-enfermeras-haran-huelga-en-hospitales/

 

Titular: Si no hay 5% para salud, enfermeras paralizarán hospitales

Headline: If there is no 5% for health, nurses will paralyze hospitals

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Dominican Republic

 

http://hoy.com.do/enfermeras-dicen-muertes-dengue-es-por-falta-de-recursos/

 

Titular: Enfermeras dicen muertes dengue es por falta de recursos

 

Headline: Nurses say dengue deaths are due to lack of resources

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Dominican Republic

 

http://eldia.com.do/gremios-reclaman-frente-al-congreso-aumento-de-salarios-y-5-del-pib-para-sector-salud/

 

Titular: Gremios reclaman frente al Congreso aumento de salarios y 5% del PIB para sector salud

Headline: In front of Congress unions demand increase in wages and 5% of GDP for health sector

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Dominican Republic

 

http://www.amodominicana.com/2015/10/08/reclaman-5-pib-a-salud-dominicana/

 

Titular: Reclaman 5% PIB a Salud dominicana

Headline: They demand 5% GDP for Dominican Health

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Ghana

 

http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/health/Mental-nurses-abandon-post-385598

 

Headline: Mental nurses abandon post

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Ireland

 

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/health/nurses-at-st-vincent-s-hospital-vote-for-industrial-action-1.2383692

 

Headline: Nurses at St Vincent’s hospital vote for industrial action

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Ireland

 

http://www.breakingnews.ie/ireland/st-vincents-nurses-to-start-action-in-overcrowding-protest-699704.html

 

Headline: St Vincent’s nurses to start action in overcrowding protest

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Ireland

 

http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/health/nurses-at-st-vincents-hospital-vote-overwhelmingly-for-industrial-action-31592744.html

 

Headline: Nurses at St Vincent’s Hospital vote overwhelmingly for industrial action

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Ireland

 

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/nurses-refuse-mental-health-unit-over-concerns-own-205315756.html#723yK6R

 

Headline: Nurses threaten strike action as Galway mental health staff refuse to work over safety concerns

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Ireland

 

http://www.newstalk.com/Nurses-at-St-Vincents-in-Dublin-to-go-on-strike

 

Headline: Nurses at St. Vincent’s in Dublin to go on strike

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Ireland

 

http://talkofthetown.ie/2015/10/08/44-on-trolleys-in-lourdes-hospital-today/

 

Headline: 44 on trolleys in Lourdes Hospital Today

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Ireland

 

http://www.mayonews.ie/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=22864:patients-on-trolleys-at-mgh-continues-to-rise&catid=23:news&Itemid=46

 

Headline: Patients on trolleys at MGH continues to rise

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Ireland

 

http://dublininquirer.com/2015/10/07/at-beaumont-hospital-staff-shortages-cripples-services/

 

Headline: AT BEAUMONT HOSPITAL, STAFF SHORTAGES CRIPPLES SERVICES

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Ireland

 

http://www.irishtimes.com/news/health/nurse-strike-threat-remains-after-varadkar-meeting-1.2379850

 

Headline: Nurse strike threat remains after Varadkar meeting

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Nigeria

 

http://allafrica.com/stories/201510060283.html

 

Headline: Domestic, Workplace Challenges, Bane of Nursing Care – Olushola, Chairman NANNM

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Paraguay

 

http://www.abc.com.py/edicion-impresa/locales/enfermeros-repudian-falta-de-insumos-en-ips-1415236.html

 

Titular: Enfermeros repudian falta de insumos en IPS

 

Headline: Nurses repudiate lack of input in IPS

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Paraguay

 

http://www.ultimahora.com/enfermeras-del-ips-se-manifiestan-n937149.html

 

Titular: Enfermeras del IPS se manifiestan

Headline: IPS nurses demonstrate

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Portugal

 

http://www.publico.pt/sociedade/noticia/sindicatos-dos-enfermeiros-divididos-1709929

 

Manchete: Enfermeiros não sindicalizados têm ou não direito a equiparação salarial?

 

Headline: Non-union nurses have the right to equal pay?

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Spain

 

http://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20151008/54437104027/sindicato-enfermeria-reclama-abrir-camas-y-evitar-colapsos-ante-campana-gripe.html

 

Titular: Sindicato enfermería reclama abrir camas y evitar colapsos ante campaña gripe

Headline: Nursing union demands to open beds and avoid collapses before flu season

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Spain

 

http://www.ideal.es/almeria/201510/06/protesta-torrecardenas-contra-politicas-20151006151527.html

 

Titular: Protesta en Torrecárdenas contra las políticas de la Junta

 

Headline: Protest in Torrecárdenas against the policies of the Board

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UK

 

http://www.midsussextimes.co.uk/news/local/patient-safety-warning-at-princess-royal-hospital-1-6999915

 

Headline: Patient safety warning at Princess Royal Hospital

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USA

 

http://www.bostonherald.com/news_opinion/local_coverage/2015/10/bernie_sanders_packs_em_in_during_campaign_stop

 

Headline: Bernie Sanders packs ‘em in during campaign stop

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USA

 

http://m.unidossc.com/articles/joseph-21674-enfermeras-sindicato.html

 

Titular: Enfermeras de St. Joseph en Orange buscan crear un sindicato

 

Headline: Nurses of St. Joseph of Orange seek to create a union

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USA

 

http://kron4.com/2015/10/06/contra-costa-county-nurses-pack-supes-meeting-to-demand-higher-wages-better-work-conditions/

 

Headline: Contra Costa County nurses pack supes meeting to demand higher wages, better work conditions

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USA

 

http://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/bernie-sanders-launches-pro-union-bill-battle-organized-labor-intensifies

 

Headline: Bernie Sanders Launches Pro-Union Bill as Battle for Organized Labor Intensifies

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USA

 

http://www.thereminder.com/localnews/springfield/berniesandersspringfield/

 

Headline: Western Massachusetts feels the Bern

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USA

 

http://www.usnews.com/news/politics/articles/2015/10/06/sanders-predicts-more-labor-support-in-2016-bid

 

Headline: Sanders says he has the support of union members in Democratic bid

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USA

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peter-dreier/courageous-pasadena-nurse_b_8241360.html

 

Headline: Courageous Pasadena Nurse, Allysha Almada, Is Getting a Voice at the White House

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USA

 

https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2015/10/05/nurses-administrators-brigham-and-women-hospital-gear-for-contract-battle/yOiJm2xgnD7ceiiiOcPC9J/story.html

 

Headline: Brigham and Women’s gears up for a contract battle as nurses union worries about pay, safety

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USA

 

https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2015/10/05/18778457.php

 

Headline: Contra Costa County Nurses Begin Two-Day Strike Tues. Oct 6

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USA

 

http://www.pasadenaweekly.com/cms/story/detail/a_listening_ear/15076/

 

Headline: A listening ear

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USA

 

http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/social-affairs/20151005/nurse-fired-from-huntington-hospital-to-visit-white-house-discuss-union-efforts

 

Headline: Nurse fired from Huntington Hospital to visit White House, discuss union efforts

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USA

 

http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/oct/06/bernie-sanders-launches-pro-union-bill-battle-for-organized-labor-intensifies

 

Headline: Bernie Sanders launches pro-union bill as battle for organized labor intensifies

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USA

 

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/international/business/barack-obama-faces-political-and-economic-opposition-to-trans-pacific-partnership-in-us/articleshow/49241421.cms

 

Headline: Barack Obama faces political and economic opposition to Trans Pacific Partnership in US

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USA

http://www.gazettenet.com/home/18930220-95/patricia-e-healey-why-nurses-union-cancelled-its-seminar-at-the-hotel-northampton

 

Headline: Why nurses union cancelled its seminar at the Hotel Northampton

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USA

 

http://woodtv.com/2015/10/06/sanders-calls-on-congress-to-protect-workers/

 

Headline: Sanders Calls on Congress to Protect Workers

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USA

 

http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/global-filipino/10/06/15/why-white-house-invited-filipina-nurse

 

Headline: Why White House invited this Filipina nurse

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USA

 

http://abc7news.com/business/contra-costa-county-nurses-begin-two-day-strike/1019744/

 

Headline: CONTRA COSTA COUNTY NURSES BEGIN TWO-DAY STRIKE

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USA

 

http://www.santacruzsentinel.com/general-news/20151006/contra-costa-nurses-begin-two-day-strike/3

 

Headline: Contra Costa nurses begin two-day strike

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USA

 

http://www.mercurynews.com/my-town/ci_28928731/contra-costa-nurses-begin-two-day-strike

 

Headline: Contra Costa nurses begin two-day strike

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USA

 

http://www.pasadenastarnews.com/social-affairs/20151005/nurse-fired-from-huntington-hospital-to-visit-white-house-discuss-union-efforts

 

Headline: Nurse fired from Huntington Hospital to visit White House, discuss union efforts

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USA

http://www.aflcio.org/Blog/Economy/TPP-Deal-Rushed-Through-Working-Families-Respond

 

Headline: TPP Deal Rushed Through: Working Families Respond

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USA

 

http://www.golocalworcester.com/health/first-person-to-contact-ebola-in-u.s.-to-appear-at-convention-in-hyannis

 

Headline: First person to contract Ebola in US to appear at convention in Hyannis

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USA

 

http://www.contracostatimes.com/breaking-news/ci_28928732/contra-costa-nurses-begin-two-day-strike

 

Headline: Contra Costa nurses begin two-day strike

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Venezuela

 

http://www.entornointeligente.com/articulo/7103242/Enfermeras-protestaron-en-el-estado-Zulia-por-atraso-de-pagos-06102015

 

Titular: Enfermeras protestaron en el estado Zulia por atraso de pagos

 

Headline:  Nurses protest in Zulia state for late payments