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Your New Contract1 MORE<p>​The 2014-2019 Nurses’ Bargaining Association provincial collective agreement makes significant progress on the issues identified as priorities by BCNU members and strives to increase the quality and safety of patient care.​</p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/your-new-contract.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />your-new-contract.jpg</a> New Contract
Convention 20162 THE HIGHLIGHTS<p>​​The 35th annual BCNU Convention 2016 took place May 16-19, in Vancouver, BC. In her opening remarks, BCNU President Gayle Duteil congratulated attendees on the successful ratification of the recent contract and addressed key issues including violence prevention, the need to protect seniors’ care, and the seriousness of post-traumatic stress disorder for nurses.​​</p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/gayle-opening-speech.jpg">gayle-opening-speech.jpg</a> 2016

President's Message

Gayle Duteil

BCNU stewards are the voice of our union. These members use the rights in our collective agreement to stand up for nurses and our patients, and make sure that fairness and equity are respected in the workplace. 

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What is BCNU's mission statement?

The BC Nurses’ Union protects and advances the health, social and economic well-being
of our members, our profession and our communities.



Sharon Sponton Appointed Provincial Treasurer6/17/2016 10:00:00 PMBulletin<p>​​As per Article 4.08(a) of the BC Nurses’ Union constitution and bylaws, Council has appointed Sharon Sponton as the union’s next provincial treasurer. Sponton will assume her new responsibilities on September 1, 2016, when she takes over from current treasurer Mabel Tung, who has tendered her resignation effective that date.</p> Sponton Appointed Provincial Treasurer
BCNU Council to Appoint New Provincial Treasurer6/16/2016 10:45:00 PMBulletin<p>​​​​<span style="line-height:23.1px;">BC Nurses’ Union Treasurer Mabel Tung today tendered her resignation, citing family reasons for her decision. Tung will continue to serve until September 1, 2016, and will step down from her role leaving the union in a strong financial position.</span>​</p> Council to Appoint New Provincial Treasurer
Drug Plan Changes Taking Effect January 1, 20175/27/2016 7:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​​​Following ratification of the 2014-2019 NBA Provincial Collective Agreement, the drug plan will change from the Pharmacare tie-in (current plan) to Blue Rx, effective January 1, 2017</p> Plan Changes Taking Effect January 1, 2017



NCLEX Preparation Course<img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/other-Workshop.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Online course7/23/2016 7:00:00 AM7/24/2016 7:00:00 AMProvincial Events<p>​2 day course: July 23 & 24, 2016</p> Preparation Course
Joint Occupational Health and Safety Training<img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/Education-for-Members.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BCNU Education Centre - 4060 Regent Street, Burnaby9/20/2016 7:00:00 AM9/20/2016 7:00:00 AMProvincial Events Occupational Health and Safety Training
A Brief History of Work<img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/LLR%20logo.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Mission to Seafarers; 401 Waterfront Road E., Vancouver9/20/2016 7:00:00 AM9/20/2016 7:00:00 AMProvincial Events Brief History of Work