BC Nurses' Union

B.C. Hospital Staff Distraught After Man Shot Himself In ER: Union

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2017 | Canada British Columbia

The health authority is investigating.

Another B.C. Nurse Attacked By Psychiatric Patient

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada British Columbia

This is the second serious assault in four months at the Hillside Centre.

B.C. Health Care Worker Layoffs To Affect Nearly 1,200

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Union leaders are blaming "contracting out," "contract flipping" and the sale of businesses for the layoffs.

Prince George Hospital Overcrowding Is Desperate: Nurses Union

CBC | Posted 04.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"I saw desperation in patients' eyes as I walked by."

B.C. Nurses' Flu Shot Fight Intensifies

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Another round of fighting has erupted between British Columbia's nurses and its health officer after a U.K.-based, non-profit scientific g...

B.C. Nurses Have New Powers

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government is giving nurse practitioners more authority in a move that Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid says will make the hea...

B.C. Nurses To Get Pay Hike

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - B.C. nurses will get a three per cent wage hike but will work slightly longer hours to allow the hiring of more staff under the terms of a...

B.C. Nurses, Government Make A Deal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.26.2012 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's nurses have reached a tentative agreement with the provincial government that includes a small wage increase.Health Mini...

B.C. Nurses Object To Flu-Shot Policy

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Britsh Columbia nurses are raising concerns about new regulations requiring health-care workers to either get the flu shot or wear masks d...