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Human Rights and Equity Regional Elections1https://www.bcnu.org/about-bcnu/elections/hre-caucus-electionsLearn More<p>​BCNU is proud to support human rights and equity caucus groups as we strive to make our union a safe and welcoming place for all. Elections for regional caucus representatives will be held December 1-4.<br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/HRE_%20Elections2020_Carousel_476x346.jpg">HRE_ Elections2020_Carousel_476x346.jpg</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=530x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F740Human Rights and Equity Regional Elections
HRE Conference 20202https://www.bcnu.org/learning-and-development/conferences/hre-conference-2020Learn More<p>​BCNU's 2020 Human Rights and Equity Conference will take place online on Thursday, November 26. The theme of this year's conference centers on the many health, social and political issues that have arisen in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.<br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/HREConf2020_carousel.jpg">HREConf2020_carousel.jpg</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=520x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F740HRE Conference 2020
Support BC's Nurses3https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/campaigns-and-initiatives/current-campaigns/support-bc-nursesLearn More<p>​Workplace safety has never been more important. Nurses continue working long hours to deliver safe patient care when British Columbians need it most.<br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/Labour-Day-2020-Carousel.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />Labour-Day-2020-Carousel.jpg</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=490x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F740Support BC's Nurses
The Choice is Ours3https://www.bcnu.org/contracts-and-bargaining/your-collective-agreement/nurses-bargaining-association/pension-reviewREAD MORE<p>​Nurses’ Pension Governance Review: Do we want a pension plan that we control, or do we leave control of our future with others?<br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/Choice-is-ours_Carousel_476_346px.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />Choice-is-ours_Carousel_476_346px.jpg</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=500x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F740The Choice is Ours
COVID-19 Resources4https://www.bcnu.org/a-safe-workplace/health-and-safety/coronavirusLearn more<p>​BCNU is committed to providing members with the support and resources they need during this COVID-19 pandemic. <br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/COVID-19.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />COVID-19</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=410x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F740COVID-19 Resources
2019 - 2022 NBA Provincial Contract5https://www.bcnu.org/contracts-and-bargaining/your-collective-agreement/nurses-bargaining-associationLEARN MORE<p>The new contract is now available online, as well as a number of BCNU-HEABC joint interpretations.<br> <br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/NBA-PCA.jpg">NBA-PCA.jpg</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=120x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F7402019 - 2022 NBA Provincial Contract
BCNU Leadership Awards6https://www.bcnu.org/member-services/awardsLEARN MORE <p>​Two new awards to recognize BCNU members who are outstanding leaders and advocates. Nominate someone today! <br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/BCNU-awards.jpg">BCNU-awards.jpg</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=400x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F740BCNU Leadership Awards
2020 Declared the Year of the Nurse7https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/campaigns-and-initiatives/current-campaigns/year-of-the-nurse-2020LEARN MORE<p>​The World Health Organization is recognizing the nursing profession globally by declaring 2020 as the Year of the Nurse. BCNU is excited to celebrate this landmark recognition throughout 2020.<br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/YON-wordmark.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />YON-wordmark.jpg</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=380x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F7402020 Declared the Year of the Nurse
Committed to Truth and Reconciliation9http://trc.ca/assets/pdf/Calls_to_Action_English2.pdfLEARN MORE<p>​The BC Nurses’ Union is committed to a genuine and just reconciliation with Indigenous peoples and communities based on the Truth and Reconciliation Committee of Canada’s Calls to Action document. <br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/ILC.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />ILC.jpg</a>https://www.bcnu.org/Lists/ContentSwitcher/DispForm.aspx?ID=430x01005FCB04DAFF744700ADF9790BF72B79800056A588E8E56DB947A784BC4DA437F740Committed to Truth and Reconciliation

President's Message

Christine Sorensen

When we act together in solidarity, there’s almost nothing we can’t achieve. It’s a fact that’s never been more evident than it is today. This is a time to reflect on the importance of solidarity, and the power of collective action for the good of all.

Read President's Message

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

 

 

Updated Federal Guidelines Validate BCNU’s Concerns Around COVID-19 Transmission11/10/2020 8:00:00 AMCOVID-19<p>​Public Health Agency of Canada has revised its guidelines on risk of airborne spread of the virus <br></p>https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/news/2020/updated-federal-guidelines-validate-bcnu’s-concerns0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14AUpdated Federal Guidelines Validate BCNU’s Concerns Around COVID-19 Transmission
Two Nurses Elected to BC Legislature as Final Election Results Announced11/9/2020 8:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​NDP MLAs Harwinder Sandhu and Susie Chant expected to bring a much-needed nurse perspective to Victoria <br></p>https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/news/2020/two-nurses-elected-to-bc-legislature-as-final-election-results-announced0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14ATwo Nurses Elected to BC Legislature as Final Election Results Announced
Single Site Framework to Allow for Permanent Postings11/6/2020 8:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​Updated process will address recruitment and retention concerns<br></p>https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/news/2020/single-site-framework-to-allow-for-permanent-postings0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14ASingle Site Framework to Allow for Permanent Postings

 

 

BCNU In-Person Events Postponed<img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/2018-events-icons/Meetings_icon_215x215.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BCNU Head Office - 4060 Regent Street, Burnaby5/14/2020 7:00:00 AM12/31/2020 8:00:00 AMGP0|#0a33b33d-93aa-46b2-b63d-fb465b3104ec L0|#00a33b33d-93aa-46b2-b63d-fb465b3104ec|Provincial Events GTSet|#483257a3-be59-4f79-a32e-c493e2606a0bProvincial Eventshttps://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/events-calendar/2020/all-bcnu-events-postponed0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA25717780036D865D7E45B4DA3B766DBCD4A2C47CF005ACCAB19C056A44C8E07083AE00F8E4FBCNU In-Person Events Postponed
Building Union Strength<img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/2017-education_and_workshops/virtual-workshop_215x215.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Virtual11/24/2020 5:00:00 PM11/25/2020 1:00:00 AMGP0|#0a33b33d-93aa-46b2-b63d-fb465b3104ec L0|#00a33b33d-93aa-46b2-b63d-fb465b3104ec|Provincial Events GTSet|#483257a3-be59-4f79-a32e-c493e2606a0bProvincial Eventshttps://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/events-calendar/2020/virtual-bus-112420100x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA25717780036D865D7E45B4DA3B766DBCD4A2C47CF005ACCAB19C056A44C8E07083AE00F8E4FBuilding Union Strength
Steward Essentials<img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/2017-education_and_workshops/Steward-Education_icon_215x215.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Virtual12/1/2020 5:00:00 PM12/9/2020 1:00:00 AMGP0|#0a33b33d-93aa-46b2-b63d-fb465b3104ec L0|#00a33b33d-93aa-46b2-b63d-fb465b3104ec|Provincial Events GTSet|#483257a3-be59-4f79-a32e-c493e2606a0bProvincial Eventshttps://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/events-calendar/2020/steward-essentials-1201and120820200x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA25717780036D865D7E45B4DA3B766DBCD4A2C47CF005ACCAB19C056A44C8E07083AE00F8E4FSteward Essentials