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Tentative NBA Agreement0 MORE<p>​BCNU is pleased to announce a tentative three-year agreement has been reached between the Nurses’ Bargaining Association (NBA) and the Health Employers Association of BC (HEABC).<br> <br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/Bargaining_banner_website_Nov2018.jpg">Bargaining_banner_website_Nov2018.jpg</a> NBA Agreement
It’s #thatbad1 NURSES<p><br></p><p>Violence on the job. Working short-staffed. Overcapacity. Every day, nurses in BC are forced to provide safe patient care in impossible situations. Is it bad? It's #thatbad </p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/Itsthatbad_carousel-landing_image3_476x376.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />Itsthatbad_carousel-landing_image3_476x376.jpg</a>’s #thatbad
Personal Resilience Workshops2 NOW<p>​Learn to identify and recognize signs of compassion fatigue, burnout and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in yourself and in your colleagues, and develop skills and strategies for developing personal and professional resilience. <br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/Personal-Resilience-ED_Banners_476x347.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />Personal-Resilience-ED_Banners_476x347.jpg</a> Resilience Workshops
BCNU Governance Renewal Process3https://memberportal.bcnu.orgLEARN MORE<p>​BCNU is revising the contents of our constitution and bylaws. We want to make sure our rules contain language that best reflects our organization and supports the work we do.<br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/Constitution-Bylaws-three-women_179695070_web.jpg">Constitution-Bylaws-three-women_179695070_web.jpg</a> Governance Renewal Process

President's Message

Christine Sorensen

On behalf of your NBA bargaining committee, I’m very pleased to present the 2019 - 2022 tentative agreement.

This is a contract that will elevate and advance the profession of nursing and positively influence the future of health care in our province!

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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.



BC Health Authorities Continue Non-Science-Based “Vaccinate-or-Mask” Flu Policies12/11/2018 8:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​BC health authorities continue to enforce their "vaccinate-or-mask" influenza policy even though Ontario Arbitrator William Kaplan ruled that similar Ontario policies are "insufficient, inadequate and completely unpersuasive." <br></p> Health Authorities Continue Non-Science-Based “Vaccinate-or-Mask” Flu Policies
Ratification of Nurses’ Proposed Contract Officially Underway12/7/2018 6:00:00 PMBulletin<p>​Details of the 2019–2022 tentative NBA provincial contract online behind member portal<br></p>’-proposed-contract-officially-underway0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14ARatification of Nurses’ Proposed Contract Officially Underway
Tentative Agreement Reached Between NBA and HEABC12/1/2018 12:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​Three-year deal to go to membership for ratification starting December<br></p> Agreement Reached Between NBA and HEABC



Communicating Essential Skills<img alt="" src="/responsiveimages/newseventsrollup/2017-education_and_workshops/member-education_icon_215x215.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BCNU Head Office - 4060 Regent Street, Burnaby4/2/2019 4:00:00 PM4/5/2019 12:00:00 AMProvincial Events Essential Skills
Crucial Conversation<img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/2017-education_and_workshops/Steward-Education_icon_215x215.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BCNU Head Office - 4060 Regent Street, Burnaby4/2/2019 4:00:00 PM4/4/2019 12:00:00 AMProvincial Events Conversation