New Brunswick nurses line up against private blood plasma clinic set to open in Moncton next year

IMG_20160628_111321Source: The Telegrapgh Journal Author: John Chilibeck, Legislature Bureau Date: June 29, 2016 New Brunswick’s nurses have added their voices to the opposition mounting against a private blood plasma clinic opening in Moncton.   Marilyn Quinn, the president of the union representing 6,900 of the province’s registered nurses, said Tuesday she had written to Health

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Members Vote in Favor of Tentative Agreement

CaptureMembers of the NBNU Nursing Home bargaining unit voted in favor of accepting the tentative agreement reached on June 13, 2016. 94.4% of members voted to accept with a 79% voter turnout. Thank you to the Negotiating Team and to all members who voted. In Solidarity, Marilyn Quinn

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Nurse helps wounded man

_DSF9138ELIZABETH FRASER THE DAILY GLEANER   Fredericton nurse Jennifer Coburn sprung into action early Friday morning, helping a man who was seriously injured and bleeding deeply after an assault with a weapon in downtown Fredericton. Police are hunting for two individuals suspected in the incident.     The 26-year-old was leaving Dolan’s Pub with her friends

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National Nurses Week – Registered Nurses: 24/7

NBNU_Labour and DeliveryNational Nurses Week is celebrated annually across Canada during the week of Florence Nightingale’s May 12th birthday. It is an opportunity for registered nurses, their employers and the public to recognize the contributions of the nursing profession. Public opinion polls have consistently shown that registered nurses (RNs) are among the most trusted professionals. The reasons

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