Mike Loncik is a Clinical Nurse Educator on the Intensive Palliative Care Unit at Foothills. He has worked in palliative care for almost 15 years and makes a conceivably difficult nursing role look easy. The connections Mike is able to make while on the job are powerful. His philosophy is to be a human first, […]
Join in (current) discussions using UNANet’s Conferences of the latest News and Negotiations with other Nurses (only Nurses, as UNANet is Members only access). Discuss developments in PRC and OH&S. Ask questions and have them discussed and answered in the Contract Issues Conference.
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Bullying behavior is identified by 3 features: It is DELIBERATE It is DISRESPECTFUL It is REPEATED
Reporting Professional Responsibility Concerns (PRC) is a protected and constructive way for RN’s to advocate for patient safety.
I had the privilege of being drawn to attend this convention through Local 115. Before giving you details of the week’s events, I would like to explain what CFNU is and does. CFNU is comprised of Canada’s provincial nurses unions and is a member of the International Congress of Nurses. It is the national voice of nurses within the labour congress … Continue reading Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) Biennial Convention 2017 by Charlotte Parkinson
Earlier in June 2017, I was fortunate to have the opportunity to attend the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) Biennial Convention in Calgary through UNA Local 115’s Labour Education Fund. This was an eye-opening experience as it was my first national nursing event and I was able to connect with nurses across Canada. One of the plenary sessions was about … Continue reading Canadian Federation of Nurses Union Biennial Convention by Berenice Chan
This year I had the privilege of attending CFNU in my hometown, Calgary Alberta. Every so often we should all take the opportunity to be tourists in our own city. Seeing Calgary through the eyes of my Nursing Colleagues, from across Canada, reminded me how truly blessed I am to live in this vibrant, friendly, beautiful City. CFNU 2017 Speak Up … Continue reading CFNU 2017 Speak Up by Heather Dean
Gordon Jones, a Local 115 member, is raising awareness for Alzheimer's through his 10,000m bike climb.
Monday, June 5, 2017: Canada's Nurses Get Loud In Calgary as Convention Kicks Off Healthy Walk Thank you to all the delegates who joined us for some fresh air and exercise on Monday afternoon. What a great way to reconnect with old friends, meet new friends from across Canada, and see beautiful downtown Calgary. Linda … Continue reading CFNU 2017 Biennial Convention June 6 – 9, 2017 Calgary, Alberta