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Violence. Not Part of the Job.1 LEARN MORE<p>Violence in BC health care facilities has reached shocking levels, with nurses on the front line. Nurses are now more likely than law enforcement and security workers to have a violent injury claim.</p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/violence_postcard_2017.jpg">violence_postcard_2017.jpg</a> Not Part of the Job.
Bylaws Review2 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> Review
Your Contract3 MORE<p>​The 2014-2019 Nurses’ Bargaining Association provincial collective agreement made 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> Contract
Personal Resilience Workshops4 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/Workshop-members-1384x656.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />Workshop-members-1384x656.jpg</a> Resilience Workshops

Acting President's Message

Renewal is a word we often associate with the spring season yet this autumn is a time of great renewal and change for BC and for BCNU.

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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.



Call for BCNU Convention 201812/1/2017 8:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​It's time to submit your proposed resolutions, bylaw and constitutional amendments<br></p> for BCNU Convention 2018
Provincial Election of BCNU Executive Councillors Underway11/25/2017 8:00:00 AMBulletin<p>Election to take place mid-December following resolution of an outstanding related arbitration<br></p> Election of BCNU Executive Councillors Underway
Vancouver Coastal Health Survey Confirms that Nurses’ Voices Need to be Heard11/24/2017 8:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​Over 11,000 nurses, physicians and other health care professionals who work for VCH have taken part in a survey aimed at assessing the overall health and culture of the organization.<br></p>‘health’-of-the-organization-confirms-that-nurses’-voices-need-to-be-heard0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14AVancouver Coastal Health Survey Confirms that Nurses’ Voices Need to be Heard



Communicating: Essential Skills<img alt="" src="/responsiveimages/newseventsrollup/education-for-members.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BCNU Office - 4060 Regent Street, Burnaby12/12/2017 5:00:00 PM12/15/2017 1:00:00 AMProvincial Events Essential Skills
Pension Workshop<img alt="" src="/responsiveimages/newseventsrollup/pw.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" /> <img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/pw.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BCNU Head Office - 4060 Regent Street, Burnaby12/13/2017 3:00:00 AM12/13/2017 5:00:00 AMProvincial Events<p>​<a class="ms-rteElement-button" style="color:#ffffff;background-origin:padding-box;background-clip:padding-box;background-color:#b04590;outline:0px;">REGIONS: CENTRAL VANCOUVER, COASTAL MOUNTAIN, RIVA, SHAUGHNESSY HEIGHTS, VANCOUVER METRO, FRASER VALLEY, SOUTH FRASER VALLEY, SIMON FRASER</a><br></p> Workshop