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June 1, 2020
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – May 30, 2020

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations and how they are advocating for their patients.   Argentina http://www.laizquierdadiario.com/Hospital-de-Solano-ante-una-enfermera-con-Covid-19-reclaman-el-testeo-de-todos-los-trabajadores Titular: Hospital de Solano: ante una enfermera con Covid-19 reclaman el testeo de todos los trabajadores Headline: Solano Hospital: faced with a nurse with Covid-19, […]

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May 25, 2020
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – May 22, 2020

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations and how they are advocating for their patients.   Angola https://www.voaportugues.com/a/dois-novos-casos-de-coronav%C3%ADrus-iniciam-momento-crucial-para-os-enfermeiros-angolanos/5426428.html Manchete: Dois novos casos de coronavírus iniciam “momento crucial” para os enfermeiros angolanos Headline: Two new coronavirus cases start “crucial moment” for Angolan nurses . […]

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May 19, 2020
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – May 16, 2020

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations and how they are advocating for their patients. Global   https://www.nzdoctor.co.nz/article/undoctored/nzno-pays-tribute-nurses-who-have-died-internationally Headline: NZNO pays tribute to nurses who have died internationally   http://www.africafocus.org/docs20/rights2005.php Headline: USA/Global: Contesting Health and Workers’ Rights   Fotogalería: una celebración atípica del […]

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May 4, 2020
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – May 1, 2020

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations and how they are advocating for their patients.   Australia https://www.smartcompany.com.au/coronavirus/women-frontline-coronavirus/ Headline: In a post-coronavirus world, will Australia recognise the valuable role women play? . . . . . Australia https://www.miragenews.com/aged-care-funding-injection-must-guarantee-safety-of-all-nursing-home-residents/ Headline: Aged care funding INJECTION […]

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April 27, 2020
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – April 24, 2020

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations and how they are advocating for their patients.   Australia https://www.smartcompany.com.au/finance/economy/jobkeeper-failing-women-frontline-pandemic/ Headline: Women are on the frontline in the war against coronavirus — and JobKeeper is failing them . . . . . Australia https://www.miragenews.com/temporary-emergency-measures-to-manage-coronavirus-crisis/ Headline: […]

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April 27, 2020
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Global Nurses United News Round-Up – April 19, 2020

Below is a collection of links to news stories, provided by Global Nurses United, about nurses in other nations and how they are advocating for their patients.   Global https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2020-04-17/nurses-are-the-coronavirus-heroes?fbclid=IwAR1igMfcjyvSctZ_Al7eCx8-kZA5Lk99sdzIS8vpwqz8wotaH3Z_f7l90-c Headline: Nurses are the coronavirus heroes. These photos show their life now (photos of nurses on the front lines from around the world) ……. Australia […]

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April 6, 2020

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – April 5, 2020

Global   https://medium.com/@nationalnurses/global-nurses-united-inaction-on-covid-19-is-a-death-sentence-ccf6b4eb4123 Headline: Global Nurses United: “Inaction on COVID-19 is a death sentence”     Australia   https://www.miragenews.com/anmf-welcomes-government-s-guarantee-for-private-hospitals/ Headline: ANMF welcomes Government’s Guarantee for private hospitals   https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-30/northern-territory-coronavirus-nurses-want-tighter-rules/12101686 Headline: NT nurses union calls for retail stores and hairdressers to close amid coronavirus   https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/doctors-nurses-call-for-safety-to-be-protected-on-the-coronavirus-front-line-20200328-p54esb.html Headline: Doctors, nurses call for safety to be protected on […]

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March 31, 2020

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – March 27, 2020

Australia   https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-20/coronavirus-aged-care-facilities-ban-visitors/12072402 Headline: Aged-care facilities ban visitors because of coronavirus pandemic   https://www.theguardian.com/society/2020/mar/26/coronavirus-hospital-operator-forced-to-stop-some-surgeries-amid-shortage-of-personal-protective-equipment Headline: Coronavirus: hospital operator forced to stop some surgeries amid shortage of personal protective equipment   https://www.miragenews.com/anmf-calls-for-immediate-stop-on-all-non-essential-visits-to-nursing-homes/ Headline: ANMF calls for immediate stop on all non-essential visits to nursing homes   https://www.miragenews.com/aboriginal-and-torres-strait-islander-communities-must-be-protected-from-covid-19-pandemic/ Headline: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities must be […]

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March 20, 2020

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – March 16, 2020

Australia   https://www.examiner.com.au/story/6671957/nurses-and-midwives-celebrated-with-new-campaign/ Headline: Celebrating the role of nurses and midwives in Tasmania with new campaign   https://www.miragenews.com/anmf-calls-for-equal-rights-this-international-women-s-day/ Headline: ANMF calls for equal Rights this International women’s day   https://www.smh.com.au/politics/federal/banks-unions-women-s-advocates-unite-in-call-for-super-payments-on-parental-leave-20200306-p547fr.html Headline: Banks, unions, women’s advocates unite in call for super payments on parental leave   https://www.smh.com.au/national/an-icu-age-limit-rationing-lifesaving-care-to-cope-with-covid-19-is-an-ethical-minefield-20200313-p549qc.html Headline: Rationing care to cope with COVID-19 should never […]

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March 9, 2020

Global Nurses United News Round-Up – March 8, 2020

Australia   https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8075705/Australias-nurses-warn-theres-not-staff-deal-coronavirus-outbreak.html Headline: Australia’s nurses warn there’s not enough staff to deal with a coronavirus outbreak   https://www.miragenews.com/anmf-calls-on-government-to-protect-nursing-home-residents-and-staff/ Headline: ANMF calls on Government to protect nursing home residents and staff   https://www.dailyexaminer.com.au/news/how-lower-clarence-community-saved-their-hospital/3959901/ Headline: How Lower Clarence community saved their hospital   https://www.greenleft.org.au/content/privatising-hospitals-makes-people-sick Headline: Privatising hospitals makes people sick   https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-06/queensland-authorities-checking-coronavirus-readiness/12031844 Headline: Coronavirus readiness in […]

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