Registered Nurses’ Union Hosts Rally & Launch New Campaign for Safe Patient Care
St. John’s, NL – Today, hundreds of registered nurses (RNs) and members of the public are participating in a Registered...
‘The fight for public health care is on,’ says president of Registered Nurses’ Union Newfoundland and Labrador
ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — In a speech at the beginning of the Registered Nurses’ Union (RNU) 28 Biennial Convention, RNU...
This nurse who left Labrador to work in Nova Scotia says N.L.’s new incentives to return aren’t enough
“A nurse originally from Happy Valley-Goose Bay now working in Nova Scotia’s health-care system says Newfoundland and Labrador’s newest incentives...
President Yvette Coffey on NTV’s Issues and Answers
Issues & Answers is NTV’s weekend public affairs program. Each Sunday, Michael Connors interviews the top news-makers in the province....
As N.L. nurses leave full-time jobs, province calls in costly private agencies
“Nurses in Newfoundland and Labrador are leaving the profession at a rapid rate, with more than 600 current vacancies and...
RNU President Yvette Coffey reacts to comments made by Eastern Health CEO
Yvette Coffey responds to comments made by Eastern Health CEO Ken Baird on October 3rd, 2022.
Recruitment and retention must go hand in hand if N.L. hopes to ‘stop the bleeding’ in the health care sector
ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — The announcement of a new financial incentive to attract health-care professionals to the province might yet...
Alarming New Research Findings Released as Registered Nurses’ Union Enters Contract Negotiations
St. John’s, October 19, 2022 – The Registered Nurses’ Union Newfoundland and Labrador (RNU) have now entered the collective bargaining...