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23 avril 2017

Global Nurses United News Round-Up - April 23rd

Argentina

 

https://www.laopinionsemanario.com.ar/noticia/presentaron-sitre-en-san-pedro-el-sindicato-de-trabajadores-de-enfermeria-76412

 

Titular: Presentaron SITRE en San Pedro, el sindicato de trabajadores de enfermería

 

Headline: SITRE, the nurses’ union, is introduced in San Pedro

 

Australia

 

http://www.themercury.com.au/news/politics/health-representatives-and-unions-lash-out-at-state-government-over-state-of-the-health-system/news-story/6feca62718e0ef31f390a486e929bfc6

 

Headline: Health representatives and unions lash out at State Government over state of the health system

 

Australia

 

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-04-17/tasmanian-health-system-underfunding-costing-lives/8447440

 

Headline: Tasmania’s health system underfunding costing lives, doctors and health unions say

 

Australia

 

http://www.examiner.com.au/story/4601525/states-hospitals-in-crisis/

 

Headline: Tasmanian peak health bodies call for additional healthcare funds

 

Australia

 

http://www.ntnews.com.au/news/health-representatives-and-unions-lash-out-at-state-government-over-state-of-the-health-system/news-story/6feca62718e0ef31f390a486e929bfc6

 

Headline: Health representatives and unions lash out at State Government over state of the health system

 

Australia

 

http://www.nvi.com.au/story/4606029/stand-for-nurse-ratios/

 

Headline: NSW Nurses and Midwives Association calls on state government to improve nurse to patient ratios

 

Australia

 

http://www.illawarramercury.com.au/story/4604579/public-forum-on-hospital/

 

Headline: Community forum on Shellharbour Hospital’s future

 

Brazil

 

http://www.tribunahoje.com/noticia/208445/interior/2017/04/19/representantes-de-enfermeiros-so-impedidos-de-participar-de-reunio.html

 

Manchete: Representantes de enfermeiros são impedidos de participar de reunião

 

Headline: Nurses’ representatives are barred from attending a meeting

 

Brazil

 

http://baruerinarede.com.br/prefeitura-hygia-e-sindicato-da-saude-se-reunem-no-ministerio-do-trabalho/

 

Manchete: Prefeitura, Hygia e Sindicato da Saúde se reúnem no Ministério do Trabalho

 

Headline: City Hall, Health Ministry, and Health Union to meet at the Ministry of Labor

 

Brazil

 

http://gazetaweb.globo.com/portal/especial.php?c=31471

 

Manchete: Enfermeiras são expostas à violência em unidades públicas de saúde em Maceió

 

Headline: Nurses exposed to violence in public health units in Maceió

 

Canada

 

http://globalnews.ca/news/3390609/parkade-construction-at-foothills-medical-centre-a-big-inconvenience-for-patients-visitors-and-staff/

 

Headline: Parkade construction at Foothills Medical Centre a big inconvenience for patients, visitors and staff

 

Canada

 

http://www.lapresse.ca/actualites/sante/201704/19/01-5090039-attente-aux-urgences-du-camouflage-de-patients-selon-des-intervenants.php

 

Titre: Attente aux urgences: du camouflage de patients, selon des intervenants

 

Headline: Waiting for emergencies: the hiding of patients, according to stakeholders

 

France

 

http://www.lanouvellerepublique.fr/France-Monde/Actualite/24-Heures/n/Contenus/Articles/2017/04/19/Celine-Laville-infirmiere-a-Poitiers-3071970

 

Titre: Céline Laville infirmière à Poitiers

 

Headline: Meet Céline Laville, nurse in Poitiers

 

France

 

http://www.lest-eclair.fr/21121/article/2017-04-16/quel-president-pansera-les-plaies-des-infirmiers

 

Titre: Quel président pansera les plaies des infirmiers ?

 

Headline: Which president will heal the wounds of nurses?

 

France

 

http://france3-regions.francetvinfo.fr/occitanie/ariege/foix/infirmiers-du-bloc-operatoire-hopital-saint-girons-toujours-greve-1233873.html

 

Titre: Les infirmiers du bloc opératoire de l’hôpital de Saint-Lizier toujours en grève

 

Headline: The nurses of the operating room of the Saint-Lizier hospital still on strike

 

Honduras

 

http://www.laprensa.hn/honduras/1063132-410/enfermeras-paralizan-labores-por-el-acoso-laboral-de-una-doctora

 

Titular: Enfermeras paralizan labores por el acoso laboral de una doctora

 

Headline: Nurses on work stoppage over claims of doctor’s bullying

 

Honduras

 

http://proceso.hn/salud-y-sociedad/5-salud-y-sociedad/en-paro-de-labores-amanecen-enfermeras-del-hospital-leonardo-martinez-de-sps.html

 

Titular: En paro de labores amanecen enfermeras del hospital Leonardo Martínez de SPS

 

Headline: Nurses at Hospital Leonardo Martinez on strike

 

India

 

http://www.india.com/news/india/7th-pay-commission-irked-with-government-delay-on-pay-hike-nurses-federation-of-india-call-for-a-nationwide-strike-on-may-23-2033173/

 

Headline: 7th Pay Commission: Irked with delay on pay hike, Nurses Federation of India call for a nationwide strike on May 23

 

Ireland

 

https://www.thesun.ie/news/876496/irish-nurses-union-inmo-to-enter-government-talks-aimed-at-solving-the-staff-crisis-in-hospitals/

 

Headline: Irish Nurses union INMO to enter government talks aimed at solving the staff crisis in hospitals

 

Ireland

 

http://www.galwayindependent.com/news/topics/articles/2017/04/19/4138622-still-waiting-for-beds/

 

Headline: Still waiting for beds

 

Ireland

 

http://www.leinsterexpress.ie/news/home/245583/six-fold-increase-of-patients-on-trolleys-in-portlaoise-hospital.html

 

Headline: Six fold increase of patients on trolleys in Portlaoise hospital

 

Ireland

 

http://www.limerickleader.ie/news/home/245658/university-hospital-limerick-remains-high-on-overcrowding-charts.html

 

Headline: University Hospital Limerick remains high on overcrowding charts

 

Ireland

 

http://www.leinsterleader.ie/news/news/245793/overcrowding-worsens-at-naas-hospital.html

 

Headline: Overcrowding worsens at Naas Hospital

 

Kenya

 

https://citizentv.co.ke/news/three-kakamega-mps-lose-odm-mandate-to-contest-august-polls-163746/

 

Headline: Three Kakamega MPs lose ODM mandate to contest August polls

 

Mexico

 

http://www.proceso.com.mx/481737/ong-brindan-respaldo-a-enfermeras-en-huelga-hambre-en-chiapas

 

Titular: ONG brindan respaldo a enfermeras en huelga de hambre en Chiapas

 

Headline: NGOs provide support to nurses on hunger strike in Chiapas

 

Mexico

 

http://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/nurses-hunger-strike-ends-after-10-days/

 

Headline: Nurses’ hunger strike ends after 10 days

 

Morocco

 

http://www.medias24.com/MAROC/Quoi-de-neuf/172649-Les-infirmiers-marocains-en-greve-le-19-avril.html

 

Titre: Les infirmiers marocains en grève le 19 avril

 

Headline: Moroccan nurses on strike April 19

 

Morocco

 

https://telquel.ma/2017/04/19/les-infirmiers-medecins-font-greve-19-avril-les-hopitaux-publics_1543709

 

Titre: Les infirmiers et médecins en grève le 19 avril dans les hôpitaux publics

 

Headline: Nurses and doctors on strike on April 19 in public hospitals

 

Morocco

 

http://aujourdhui.ma/societe/greve-nationale-des-infirmiers-le-19-avril

 

Titre: Grève nationale des infirmiers le 19 avril

 

Headline: National Nurses’ Strike April 19

 

Morocco

 

https://www.medias24.com/MAROC/SOCIETE/172719-Greve-des-infirmiers-les-explications-du-ministere-de-la-Sante.html

 

Titre: Grève des infirmiers- les explications du ministere de la Sante

 

Headline: Nurses’ Strike: Explanations from the Health Ministry

 

New Zealand

 

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11840364

 

Headline: Government announces historic pay equity deal for care workers

 

New Zealand

 

https://www.employeebenefits.co.uk/issues/april-online-2017/new-zealand-government-issue-2bn-pay-settlement-55000-care-support-staff/

 

Headline: New Zealand government offers $2bn pay settlement to 55,000 care staff

 

New Zealand

 

http://home.nzcity.co.nz/news/article.aspx?id=246509

 

Headline: Unions back care worker pay settlement

 

New Zealand

 

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/politics/91659079/historic-pay-increase-for-workers-in-female-dominated-industries-government-announces

 

Headline: Historic pay increase for workers in female dominated industry

 

New Zealand

 

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/northern-advocate/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503450&objectid=11841272

 

Headline: Pay rise for more than 2000 carers in Northland

 

Panama

 

http://laestrella.com.pa/panama/nacional/tres-hospitales-estan-huelga/23996792

 

Titular: Tres hospitales están en huelga

 

Headline: Three hospitals are on strike

 

Peru

 

http://diariocorreo.pe/edicion/tacna/hospital-hipolito-unanue-necesita-contratar-80-enfermeros-mas-744002/

 

Titular: Hospital Hipólito Unanue necesita contratar 80 enfermeros más

 

Headline: Hospital Hipólito Unanue needs to hire 80 more nurses

 

Portugal

 

http://expresso.sapo.pt/politica/2017-04-14-BE-pede-integracao-enfermeiros-contratados-no-combate-a-gripe

 

Manchete: BE pede integração enfermeiros contratados no combate à gripe

 

Headline: BE asks for the integration of nurses contracted to combat influenza

 

South Africa

 

http://www.health24.com/News/Public-Health/debriefing-and-counselling-needed-for-state-nurses-20170419

 

Headline: Debriefing and counselling needed for state nurses

 

Spain

 

http://www.eldiario.es/eldiarioex/economia/temporalidad-sanidad-extremena-sindicato-Satse_0_632387206.html

 

Titular: La temporalidad en la sanidad pública extremeña alcanza el 33%, según el sindicato Satse

 

Headline: Turnover in the public health sector reaches 33%, according to the union Satse

 

Spain

 

http://www.eldiadecordoba.es/cordoba/Satse-asegura-existe-entramado-falsear_0_1128187603.html

 

Titular: Satse asegura que existe un « entramado » para falsear las listas de espera

 

Headline: Satse says there is a « framework » to falsify waiting lists

 

Spain

 

http://www.diariosur.es/marbella-estepona/201704/17/condenado-agredir-enfermeros-unidad-20170417185647.html

 

Titular: Condenado por agredir a dos enfermeros de la Unidad de Neonatología del hospital Costa del Sol

 

Headline: Condemnation for assaulting two nurses in Neonatology Unit of the Costa del Sol hospital

 

Spain

 

https://www.vigoe.es/salud/item/16359-satse-denuncia-que-la-eoxi-de-vigo-impide-a-una-enfermera-la-conciliacion-familiar

 

Titular: Satse denuncia que la EOXI de Vigo impide a una enfermera la conciliación familiar

 

Headline: Satse claims that the EOXI of Vigo prevents a nurse family reconciliation

 

Spain

 

http://www.hoy.es/extremadura/201704/18/sindicatos-piden-equilibrar-nota-20170418220703.html

 

Titular: Los sindicatos piden equilibrar la nota de oposición y la experiencia en el SES

 

Headline: Unions call for balancing the note of opposition and experience in the SES

 

Spain

 

http://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20170415/421710115476/enfermeros-espanoles-entre-paro-y-empleo-precario-o-emigrar.html

 

Titular: Enfermeros españoles: entre paro y empleo precario o emigrar

 

Headline: Spanish nurses: between unemployment, precarious employment and immigrating

 

Spain

 

http://www.lacronicadesalamanca.com/164132-las-enfermeras-organizan-un-curso-de-defensa-personal/

 

Titular: Las enfermeras organizan un curso de defensa personal

 

Headline: Nurses organize a self-defense course

 

Spain

 

http://www.lacronicadesalamanca.com/164229-las-enfermeras-aprenden-defensa-personal/

 

Titular: Las enfermeras aprenden defensa personal

 

Headline: Nurses learn self-defense

 

Spain

 

http://agencias.abc.es/agencias/noticia.asp?noticia=2477639

 

Titular: Enfermería se dota de recursos personales contra las « continuas agresiones »

 

Headline: Nurses combat workplace violence with personal training

 

Spain

 

http://www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20170419/421831837499/tribunales–dos-sentencias-senalan-la-incompetencia-de-gerentes-de-centros-del-sas-para-modificar-turnos.html

 

Titular: Dos sentencias señalan la « incompetencia » de gerentes de centros del SAS para modificar turnos

 

Headline: Two sentences signal the « incompetence » of SAS managers in changing shifts

 

Spain

 

https://www.redaccionmedica.com/secciones/derecho/condenan-a-ocho-meses-de-prision-a-un-padre-que-agredio-a-dos-enfermeros-7609

 

Titular: Condenan a ocho meses de prisión a un padre que agredió a dos enfermeros

 

Headline: A father who assaulted two nurses was sentenced to eight months in prison

 

Spain

 

http://www.diariocordoba.com/noticias/cordobalocal/satse-critica-falta-jornadas-reducidas_1140225.html

 

Titular: Satse critica la falta de jornadas reducidas

 

Headline: Satse criticizes the lack of reduced days

 

United Kingdom

 

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/seventeen-nurses-day-applying-payday-10234952

 

Headline: Seventeen nurses a day applying for payday loans to make ends meet

 

United Kingdom

 

http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/15227462.Nurses_in_North_Yorkshire_ballot_over_strike_action/

 

Headline: Nurses in North Yorkshire ballot over strike action

 

United Kingdom

 

http://camdennewjournal.com/article/diminishing-resources-make-for-higher-stress-levels

 

Headline: Diminishing resources make for higher stress levels

 

United Kingdom

 

http://www.blackpoolgazette.co.uk/our-region/blackpool/blackpool-hospital-signs-off-two-staff-every-day-1-8496145

 

Headline: Blackpool hospital signs off two staff every day

 

United Kingdom

 

https://www.nursingtimes.net/news/politics/nursing-unions-respond-to-plans-for-snap-general-election/7017375.article

 

Headline: Nursing unions respond to plans for snap general election

 

United Kingdom

 

http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/sheffield-hospital-bosses-defend-plans-to-hire-extra-managers-following-shake-up-1-8493574

 

Headline: Sheffield hospital bosses defend plans to hire extra managers following shake-up

 

United Kingdom

 

http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/special-report-sheffield-hospitals-spend-huge-sum-on-agency-staff-to-fill-gaps-in-the-rota-1-8500554

 

Headline: Special report: Sheffield hospitals spend huge sum on agency staff to fill gaps in the rota

 

United Kingdom

 

http://www.oxfordtimes.co.uk/news/15225343.Health_bosses_have_not_addressed___39_burning_issue__39__of_staffing__say_nurses/

 

Headline: Health bosses have not addressed ‘burning issue’ of staffing, say nurses

 

United Kingdom

 

https://www.nursingtimes.net/news/research-and-innovation/link-found-between-low-nurse-staffing-and-patient-death-risk/7017344.article

 

Headline: Direct link between low nurse staffing and risk of patient mortality revealed by study

 

United States

 

http://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/capitol-alert/article145846229.html

 

Headline: Could California become the next Canada for health care?

United States

 

http://www.goldenstatenewspapers.com/patterson_irrigator/news/local_news/local-town-hall-highlights-single-payer-health-care-bill/article_5a93c02c-25e9-11e7-af4a-abc28150b101.html

 

Headline: Local Town Hall Highlights Single-Payer Health Care Bill

 

United States

 

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/40234-single-payer-health-care-is-seeing-record-support-in-congress

 

Headline: Single-Payer Health Care Is Seeing Record Support in Congress

 

United States

 

http://inthesetimes.com/article/20051/single-payer-here-we-come-california-jerry-brown-healthcare-sanders

 

Headline: Single Payer in the Golden State

 

United States

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/nurses-celebrate-big-win-a-kindred-hospital-with-overwhelming_us_58f9ef8ce4b0f02c3870e8cc

 

Headline: Nurses celebrate big win at Kindred Hospital with overwhelming vote to join the California Nurses Association

 

United States

 

https://www.mymotherlode.com/news/local/294259/town-halls-focused-on-universal-healthcare-set-for-sonora.html

 

Headline: Town Halls Focused On Universal Healthcare Set For Sonora

 

United States

 

http://www.uniondemocrat.com/localnews/5239518-151/single-payer-health-care-is-subject-of-town-hall

 

Headline: Single-payer health care is subject of Town Hall meeting

 

United States

 

http://www.uniondemocrat.com/home/5248236-151/supporters-explain-health-care-bill-cost-not-yet

 

Headline: Supporters explain health care bill, cost not yet known

 

United States

 

http://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article144534394.html

 

Headline: Can California’s ‘right to try’ law help save terminal patients?

 

United States

 

http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/Federal-EPA-Administrator-Visits-Lead-Contaminated-East-Chicago–419902794.html

 

Headline: Federal EPA Administrator Visits Lead-Contaminated East Chicago

 

United States

 

http://www.record-bee.com/article/NQ/20170418/NEWS/170419866

 

Headline: Speaker to cover health care options

Source:
http://www.nationalnursesunited.org/