nurses

Opposition calls on government to be more forthcoming on nursing vacancy numbers

The Opposition parties are calling the government disrespectful and lacking transparency for failing to provide…

Nurses’ union weighs in on plans to address surgical backlogs

There are thousands of people still waiting for surgeries in the province. The surgical backlog…

Registered Nurses’ Union ratifies collective agreement

The close to 6000 registered nurses in the province officially have a new collective agreement.…

Support for international nurses coming to NL

The province is continuing the push for international nurses to make the move to Newfoundland…

New incentives announced for nurse practitioners

The province is introducing more recruitment incentives for health care workers. As NTV’s Ben Cleary…

As government touts recruitment efforts, Nurses’ Union says more work needs to be done

The government has been touting its recruitment efforts during national nurses week, but the head…

Vacancies still on the rise as province reports recruiting more than 400 nurses last year

The province recruited over 400 nurses last year, but vacancies are still on the rise.…

Nurses’ Union looking for more details on enabling nurses to prescribe medications

The province’s nursing union says it’s been left in the dark about details of government’s…

Nurses feeling shortchanged on bonuses

In the midst of a health care crisis, government has recently loosened the purse strings…

Nurses’ union hopes new health funding will be used for retention initiatives

The president of the Registered Nurses’ Union is pushing for specific action on the nursing…

Scroll to top