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Federal Election: October 211 MORE<p>​Canada’s health-care system is a key priority in the upcoming federal election. As nurses you have an opportunity to use your voice to influence change. Before you vote on October 21, learn about the key issues for nurses in this federal election.<br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/Federal-Election---Carousel-476-X-346.jpg">Federal-Election---Carousel-476-X-346.jpg</a> Election: October 21
Human Rights & Equity Conference2 NOW<p>​<span>We live in a time marked by human-induced climate change with dire consequences for the health and well-being of all life on our planet. Join us on November 29, 2019 to explore this complex issue and learn how we can all play a crucial role in shaping change.</span><br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/HRE2019_web_carousel2.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />HRE2019_web_carousel2.jpg</a> Rights & Equity Conference
2019 - 2022 NBA Provincial Contract3 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> - 2022 NBA Provincial Contract
​Real Nurses, Real Leaders Video Series4 NOW<p>​The ‘Real Nurses Real Leaders’ video series gives members a glimpse of the individuals elected to govern BCNU.<br></p><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/Real-Nurses-Real-Leaders.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />Real-Nurses-Real-Leaders.jpg</a>​Real Nurses, Real Leaders Video Series
Committed to Truth and Reconciliation5 MORE<table class="ms-formtable " cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%"><tbody><tr><td valign="top" class="ms-formbody " width="350px"><div aria-labelledby="ctl00_ctl39_g_fae5b228_1a1e_4c9a_afe5_97500c8c0ae9_ctl00_ctl05_ctl05_ctl00_ctl00_ctl05_ctl00_label" style="display:inline;"><p>The British Columbia 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></div></td></tr></tbody></table><a href="/ResponsiveImages/homebanners/ILC.jpg"><img alt="" src="/_layouts/15/IMAGES/icjpg.gif" />ILC.jpg</a> to Truth and Reconciliation
Personal Resilience Workshops6 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

President's Message

Christine Sorensen

BCNU's annual convention is always a special event. It's an opportunity for members to come together, be inspired and feel empowered by a collective vision.

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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.



Independent Review of Workers’ Compensation System Underway7/5/2019 7:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​Members are encouraged to participate, offer input on how WCB can be more ‘worker-centric’<br></p>’-compensation-system0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14AIndependent Review of Workers’ Compensation System Underway
Nurses’ OT Banks Confirmed at 150 hours6/27/2019 7:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​All banked overtime hours exceeding the 150-hour maximum will be paid out as of September 30 <br></p>’ OT Banks Confirmed at 150 hours
Steward Election Results Available6/21/2019 7:00:00 AMBulletin<p>​Complete lists of recently-elected stewards now available online<br></p> Election Results Available



Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committee Training<img alt="" src="/responsiveimages/newseventsrollup/2017-education_and_workshops/member-education_icon_215x215.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BCNU Head Office - 4060 Regent Street, Burnaby9/25/2019 4:00:00 PM9/26/2019 12:00:00 AMProvincial Events Occupational Health & Safety Committee Training
Personal Resilience Workshop<img alt="" src="/ResponsiveImages/newseventsrollup/2017-education_and_workshops/Workshops_icon_215x215.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />BCNU Head Office - 4060 Regent Street, Burnaby10/2/2019 4:00:00 PM10/3/2019 12:00:00 AMProvincial Events Resilience Workshop
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, Burnaby10/8/2019 4:00:00 PM10/11/2019 1:00:00 AMProvincial Events Essential Skills