Research Documents

Research Documents

Please view the research papers below. These papers have been published by various contributors, and through the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions. 

Workplace Violence Prevention - Moving from Complacency to Courage: An Occupational Health and Safety Forum

Presentation Date: April 28, 2016 – NSNU AGM
Presented by Erna Bujna, Ontario Nurses’ Association
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Bridging the Generational Divide: Nurses United in Providing Quality Patient Care

Publication Date: Thu, 2016-01-28
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The Canada Health Transfer Disconnect: An Aging Population, Rising Health Care Costs and a Shrinking Federal Role in Funding

Publication Date: Thu, 2015-07-16
Read the full report on The Canada Health Transfer Disconnect


Before It’s Too Late: A National Plan for Safe Seniors’ Care

Publication Date: Thu, 2015-07-09
Read the full report Before It's Too Late: A National Plan for Safe Seniors' Care


Nursing Workload and Patient Care: Understanding the value of nurses, the effects of excessive workload, and how nurse-patient ratios and dynamic staffing models can help

Publication date: Thu, 2012-10-04
Read the comprehensive report on Nursing Workload and Patient Care


The Economic Case for Universal Pharmacare

Publication date: Tue, 2011-07-12

Canada is the third most expensive country in the world for brand-name drugs. Studies have shown that a National universal public Pharmacare plan would save billions of dollars for Canadians, improve health outcomes and reduce suffering. The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions urges all candidates to support a comprehensive public national drug plan. 

Read the comprehensive report The Economic Case for Universal Pharmacare