News Releases

View the Nova Scotia Nurses' Union recent and archived news releases listed below.

Nurses are participating in a national day of action today, protesting the lack of government action to fix the critical nursing shortage and make urgently needed improvements to Canada’s beleaguered health care system.

Nova Scotia could soon be in receipt of a considerable influx of COVID-19 vaccines, however, whether the province is able to get shots-in-arms in a timely manner is in question.

To encourage all Nova Scotians to get the vaccine, the Nurses’ Union (NSNU) launched a campaign today featuring nurses who have received their full immunization.

(Wednesday June 17, 2020 – Halifax) The Nova Scotia Nurses’ Union (NSNU) is seeking immediate action and full acknowledgement and compensation for all licensed practical nurses (LPNs) in the province, regardless of wher

Media Inquiry Contacts

Coleen Logan
NSNU Communications Officer 
902-468-0283 (office) 
902-430-6169 (mobile) 
coleen.logan [at] nsnu.ca

Janet Hazelton
NSNU President 
902-456-2084 (mobile) 
902-468-0737 (office) 
janet.hazelton [at] nsnu.ca


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