Research and Education Documents

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



Nova Scotia Nurses’ Union

Nursing Potential: Optimizing Nursing and Primary Health Care in Nova Scotia

Publication Date: May 2019

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Broken Homes – Nurses speak out on the state of long-term care in
Nova Scotia and chart a course for a sustainable future

Publication Date: First Edition, December 2015

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Other Reports & Documents

10 Things Everyone Should Know About Cannabis

Presentation Date: April 25, 2018

Presented by Brian G. Johnston QC, partner with Stewart McKelvey
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Workplace Violence Prevention - Moving from Complacency to Courage:
An Occupational Health and Safety Forum

Presentation Date: April 28, 2016

Presented by Erna Bujna, Ontario Nurses’ Association
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Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions

Fulfilling Nurse Practitioners’ Untapped Potential in Canada’s Health Care System

Publication Date: June 29, 2018

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Body Count: The human cost of financial barriers to prescription medications

Publication Date: May 1, 2018

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The Big Money Club: Revealing the Players and Their Campaign to Stop Pharmacare

Publication Date: March 13, 2019

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Nurse Staffing: More For Less

Publication Date: October 19, 2017

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Enough is Enough: Safe Workplaces for All

Publication Date: May 30, 2017

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