Global Nurses United News round up

Posted on February 23, 2016, 10:41 pm
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http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/19/science/zika-outbreak-could-be-an-omen-of-the-global-warming-threat.html?_r=1

 

Headline: Zika Outbreak Could Be an Omen of the Global Warming Threat

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Angola

 

http://www.voaportugues.com/content/comunidades-recusam-vacinas-contra-febre-amarela-diz-sindicato/3194988.html

 

Manchete: Comunidades recusam vacinas contra a febre amarela, diz sindicato de enfermeiros

Headline: Communities receive vaccines against yellow fever, says the nurses’ union

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Australia

 

http://www.skynews.com.au/news/national/qld/2016/02/17/nurses-federation-supports-baby-asha.html

 

Headline: Nurses federation supports baby Asha

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Australia

 

https://news.agedcareguide.com.au/2016/02/17/rns-on-duty-24-7-in-all-nursing-homes/

 

Headline: RNS on duty 24/7 in all nursing homes

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Australia

 

http://www.australianageingagenda.com.au/2016/02/17/government-cant-shirk-workforce-role-stakeholders/

 

Headline: Government can’t shirk workforce role: stakeholders

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Australia

 

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/unions-stand-with-lady-cilento-childrens-hospital-staff-for-baby-asha-20160215-gmutnk.html

 

Headline: Unions stand with Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital staff for baby Asha

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Brazil

 

http://www.portalodia.com/noticias/saude/enfermeiros-decidem-manter-greve-mesmo-apos-decreto-de-ilegalidade-260047.html

 

Manchete: Enfermeiros decidem manter greve mesmo após decreto de ilegalidade

Headline: Nurses decide to keep strike even after decree of illegality

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Brazil

 

http://www.capitalteresina.com.br/noticias/teresina/sindicato-diz-que-governo-levou-o-judiciario-ao-erro-e-greve-continua-38211.html

 

Manchete: Sindicato diz que governo levou o judiciário ao erro e greve continua

Headline: Union says that the government led the judiciary astray and strike continues

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Brazil

 

http://www.gp1.com.br/noticias/enfermeiros-do-estado-fazem-panelaco-em-frente-a-sede-do-governo-389762.html

 

Manchete: Enfermeiros do Estado fazem panelaço em frente à sede do Governo

Headline: State nurses bang cooking pots in front of Government headquarters

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Brazil

 

http://g1.globo.com/pi/piaui/noticia/2016/02/enfermeiros-fazem-panelaco-e-cobram-reivindicacoes-no-palacio-de-karnak.html

 

Manchete: Enfermeiros fazem panelaço e cobram reivindicações no Palácio de Karnak

Headline: Nurses bang cooking pots in charge claims at the Palace of Karnak

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Brazil

 

http://cidadeverde.com/noticias/213022/sem-sindicato-reuniao-e-adiada-e-greve-dos-enfermeiros-continua

 

Manchete: Sem sindicato, reunião é adiada e greve dos enfermeiros continua

Headline: Without union, meeting is postponed and nurses’ strike continues

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Brazil

 

http://blogs.ne10.uol.com.br/jamildo/2016/02/18/dentistas-e-enfermeiros-da-pcr-decretam-estado-de-greve/

 

Manchete: Dentistas e enfermeiros da PCR decretam estado de greve

Headline: PCR dentists and nurses decree state of strike

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Brazil

 

http://g1.globo.com/pi/piaui/noticia/2016/02/em-protesto-enfermeiros-do-piaui-recorrem-sobre-ilegalidade-de-greve.html

 

Manchete: Em protesto, enfermeiros do Piauí recorrem sobre ilegalidade de greve

Headline: In protest, Piauí nurses appeal over illegality of strike

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Canada

 

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/ontario-nurses-say-enough-is-enough—concessions-and-layoffs-must-stop-now-568661901.html

 

Headline: Ontario Nurses Say Enough is Enough – Concessions and Layoffs Must Stop Now

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Canada

 

http://www.am980.ca/2016/02/13/ontario-nurses-halt-negiotations-with-ontario-hospital-association/

 

Headline : Nurses Halt Negotiations With Ontario Hospital Association

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Canada

 

http://windsorstar.com/news/local-news/nurses-protest-job-cuts-at-windsor-regional-hospital

 

Headline: Nurses protest job cuts at Windsor Regional Hospital

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Canada

 

http://windsorstar.com/news/local-news/windsor-in-pictures-feb-15-2016

 

Headline: Windsor in Pictures: Nurses Say Stop Job Cuts

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Canada

 

http://ici.radio-canada.ca/regions/ontario/2016/02/16/006-infirmieres-manifestations-windsor-suppressions-postes.shtml

 

Titre: Manifestation d’infirmières contre les suppressions de postes à Windsor

 

Headline: Demonstration of nurses against the job cuts in Windsor

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Guadeloupe

 

http://www.guadeloupe.franceantilles.fr/actualite/social/debrayage-des-infirmiers-au-bloc-operatoire-du-chu-361872.php

 

Titre: Débrayage des infirmiers au bloc opératoire du CHU

Headline: Nurses’ walkout in the CHU operating room

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Dominican Republic

 

http://www.7dias.com.do/portada/2016/02/17/i205475_medicos-enfermeras-paralizan-hospitales-demanda-aumento-sustancial.html#.VscYg_krJ1s

 

Titular: Médicos y enfermeras paralizan hospitales en demanda de aumento “sustancial”

Headline: Doctors and nurses paralyze hospitals in demand of “substantial” increases

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Dominican Republic

 

http://www.barrigaverde.net/?q=node/48480

 

Titular: Médicos y gremios de enfermeras anuncian paro 48 horas hospitales

 

Headline: Doctors and nurses’ unions announce 48-hour hospital strike

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Dominican Republic

 

http://hoy.com.do/medicos-y-enfermeras-cumplen-segundo-dia-de-paro/

 

Titular: Médicos y enfermeras cumplen segundo día de paro

 

Headline: Doctors and nurses carry out second day of strike

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Dominican Republic

 

http://es.panampost.com/panam-staff/2016/02/15/bioanalistas-y-enfermeras-se-suman-a-paro-medico-en-dominicana/

 

Titular: Bioanalistas y enfermeras se suman a paro médico en Dominicana

Headline: Bioanalysts and nurses add to doctor strike in Dominicana

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Dominican Republic

 

http://www.elcaribe.com.do/2016/02/18/personal-salud-hospitales-del-acato-paro

 

Titular: Personal de salud en hospitales del DN acató el paro

Headline: Health staff in DN hospitals abided strike

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Ireland

 

http://connachttribune.ie/red-tape-stalls-hospital-ae-review-033/

 

Headline: Red tape stalls hospital A&E review

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Ireland

 

http://www.irishexaminer.com/ireland/nurses-to-get-20-weekly-rise-in-win-win-deal-381215.html

 

Headline: Nurses to get 20 weekly rise in win-win deal

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Ireland

 

http://www.clare.fm/news/fall-numbers-waiting-beds-limerick

 

Headline: FALL IN NUMBERS WAITING FOR BEDS IN LIMERICK

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Ireland

 

http://www.kildare-nationalist.ie/2016/02/15/hospitals-see-more-than-400-waiting-for-a-bed-today/

 

Headline: HOSPITALS SEE MORE THAN 400 WAITING FOR A BED TODAY

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Ireland

 

http://connachttribune.ie/ae-overcrowding-at-maximum-despite-extra-beds-999/

 

Headline: A&E overcrowding at maximum despite extra beds

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Kenya

 

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2016/02/17/nairobi-nurses-go-four-months-without-pay_c1295241

 

Headline: Nairobi nurses go four months without pay

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Kenya

 

http://allafrica.com/stories/201602161184.html

 

Headline: Patients Suffer As Nurses Defy Court Order On Strike

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Kenya

 

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2016/02/18/clergy-ready-to-mediate-in-tharaka-nithi-nurses-strike_c1296933

 

Headline: Clergy ‘ready to mediate’ in Tharaka Nithi nurses’ strike

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Kenya

 

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2016/02/17/tharaka-nithi-nurses-ordered-to-end-strike_c1296072

 

Headline: Tharaka Nithi nurses ordered to end strike

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Philippines

 

http://bulatlat.com/main/2016/02/16/state-employees-health-workers-march-against-treacherous-salary-increase-bill/

 

Headline: State employees, health workers march against treacherous salary hike bill

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Portugal

 

http://www.dn.pt/sociedade/interior/greve-enfermeiros-decidem-a-10-de-marco-5036328.html

 

Manchete: Greve? Enfermeiros decidem a 10 de março

Headline: Strike? Nurses decide on March 10

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Portugal

 

http://semanal.omirante.pt/index.asp?idEdicao=744&id=115117&idSeccao=13579&Action=noticia#.VsZOgPkrJ1t

 

Manchete: Sindicato dos Enfermeiros anuncia greve de 4 dias no Centro Hospitalar do Médio Tejo

Headline: Nurses’ Union announces 4-day strike in the Médio Tejo Central Hospital

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Portugal

 

https://www.noticiasaominuto.com/pais/540648/enfermeiros-do-chmt-decidem-a-10-de-marco-se-avancam-com-greve

 

Manchete: Enfermeiros do CHMT decidem a 10 de março se avançam com greve

Headline: CHMT nurses decide on March 10 whether to proceed with strike

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Portugal

 

http://www.rtp.pt/noticias/pais/sindicato-denuncia-falta-de-medicos-nas-urgencias-pediatricas-de-santa-maria_v896328

 

Manchete: Sindicato denuncia falta de médicos nas urgências pediátricas de Santa Maria

Headline: Union denounces lack of doctors in pediatric emergency room in Santa Maria

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Portugal

 

http://expresso.sapo.pt/sociedade/2016-02-14-Enfermeiros-fogem-dos-hospitais

 

Manchete: Enfermeiros ‘fogem’ dos hospitais

Headline: Nurses “flee” hospitals

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Portugal

 

http://www.rederegional.com/index.php/saude/14702-enfermeiros-marcam-greve-de-4-dias

 

Manchete: Enfermeiros marcam greve de 4 dias na região sexta

Headline: Nurses mark 4-day strike in sixth region

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South Africa

 

http://allafrica.com/stories/201602152260.html

 

Headline: Denosa Demands Better Working Conditions for Free State Nurses

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South Africa

 

http://www.sabc.co.za/news/a/c48f46804bbae4c5ad8def757c0fe497/-E-Cape-Denosa-demand-better-working-conditions–20160218

 

Headline: E Cape Denosa demand better working conditions

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Spain

 

http://www.elmundo.es/salud/2016/02/15/56bdc161e2704ec32b8b4657.html

 

Titular: Médicos y enfermeros en pie de guerra por la receta de medicamentos

Headline: Doctors and nurses at war over the prescription of medicines

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Spain

 

http://www.consalud.es/profesionales/alerta-en-la-enfermeria-andaluza-el-paro-crecio-un-46-en-enero-24611

 

Titular: Alerta en la enfermería andaluza: el paro creció un 46% en enero

Headline: Alert in Andalucian nursing: unemployment grew by 46% in January

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Spain

 

http://www.20minutos.es/noticia/2677824/0/satse-alerta-situacion-caotica-urgencias-hospital-valme/

 

Titular:  Satse alerta de la situación “caótica” de las urgencias del Hospital de Valme

Headline: Satse warns of the “chaotic” situation in the ER at Valme Hospital

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Spain

 

http://www.diariocordoba.com/noticias/cordobalocal/satse-critica-rigor-acreditaciones_1019597.html

 

Titular: Satse critica el rigor de las acreditaciones

Headline: Satse criticizes the rigor of accreditations

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Spain

 

http://www.lne.es/oviedo/2016/02/17/nueva-regulacion-reduce-autonomia-enfermera/1884353.html

 

Titular: La nueva regulación “reduce la autonomía de la enfermera”, lamenta el Satse

 

Headline: The new regulation “reduces the autonomy of the nurse,” Satse laments

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UK

 

http://www.gloucestercitizen.co.uk/Concerns-NHS-staffing-crisis-Gloucestershire/story-28762918-detail/story.html

 

Headline: Concerns over NHS staffing crisis after Gloucestershire hospitals look to recruit 40 overseas nurses

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UK

 

http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/liverpool-news/liverpool-nhs-jobs-face-axe-10907103

 

Headline: Liverpool NHS jobs face the axe because of community health funding cuts

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UK

 

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-wales-politics-35532865

 

Headline: Minimum nurse numbers bill is passed into law

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UK

 

http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/wales-set-become-first-nation-10873005

 

Headline: Wales Set to become First European Country with Staffing Regulations

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USA

 

http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Unionized-nurses-in-Texas-and-elsewhere-not-so-6840911.php

 

Headline: Unionized nurse in Texas and elsewhere not so secret weapon for Sanders campaign

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USA

 

http://www.rawstory.com/2016/02/debunking-the-big-bernie-sanders-has-a-superpac-lie/

 

Headline: Debunking the big ‘Bernie Sanders has a SuperPAC’ lie

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USA

 

http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/la-na-bernie-sanders-super-pac-20160218-story.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter&dlvrit=1153586

 

Headline: Bernie Sanders is waging war on outside political groups, but they’re backing him anyway

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USA

 

http://www.wrdw.com/home/headlines/Nurses-campaigning-for-Bernie-Sanders-369305181.html

 

Headline: Nurses campaigning for Bernie Sanders (video)

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USA

 

http://wjbf.com/2016/02/18/berniebus-rolls-through-augusta-with-nurses-who-want-the-democrat-for-president/

 

Headline: #BernieBus rolls through Augusta with nurses who want the Democrat for president (video)

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USA

 

http://www.millburysutton.com/news/2016-02-18/Sports/Nurses_testify_at_State_House_hearing_over_workpla.html

 

Headline: Nurses testify at State House hearing over workplace violence issues

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USA

 

http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2016/02/16/baby-boomer-retirements-may-slow-mass-economic-growth/gccY9joWpqwUmeYBIAtzKP/story.html

 

Headline: Baby boomer retirements may slow Mass. economic growth

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USA

 

http://www.npr.org/2016/02/18/467216044/with-democratic-primary-fight-closer-pro-clinton-superpac-amps-it-up

 

Headline: With Democratic Primary Fight Closer, Pro-Clinton SuperPAC Amps It Up

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USA

 

http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20160212/NEWS/160219967

 

Headline: NNU sees several shared values as reasons to support Sanders

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USA

 

http://www.wrdw.com/home/headlines/Nurses-campaigning-for-Bernie-Sanders-369305181.html

 

Headline: Nurses campaigning for Bernie Sanders in a big red Bernie Bus

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USA

 

http://www.nevadaappeal.com/news/20680250-113/nurses-for-bernie-sanders-stump-in-carson-city#

 

Headline: Nurses for Bernie Sanders stump in Carson City

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USA

 

http://inthesetimes.com/working/entry/18856/nursing-their-wounds-and-still-fighting

 

Headline: NLRB Ruling Says 2 California Nurses Were Illegally Fired During Union Drive

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USA

 

http://www.wptz.com/news/on-the-campaign-trail-wptzs-vanessa-misciagna-follows-bernie-sanders/37963650

 

Headline: On the trail with Bernie Sanders

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USA

 

http://www.twincities.com/2016/02/12/clinton-sanders-stump-in-st-paul/

 

Headline: Clinton-Sanders Stump in St. Paul

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Venezuela

 

http://www.el-nacional.com/sociedad/Deficit-enfermeros-pais-alcanza_0_796120675.html

 

Titular: Déficit de enfermeros en el país alcanza 50%

 

Headline: Shortage of nurses in the country reached 50%