FAQ

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Health & Safety

Learning and Development

Members

Retired Nurses

Stewards

Student Nurses

Technical Support

 

Health & Safety

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If I'm injured at work, what Workers' Compensation benefits am I eligible for?
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If I suffer a long-term injury or illness, am I eligible for Long Term Disability benefits?
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What percentage of my current salary would I receive if I suffer a long-term illness or injury?
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How do I appeal an LTD ruling?
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What is the Enhanced Disability Management Program?
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Do I have to work in an unsafe workplace?
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What is a Joint Occupational Health and Safety (JOHS) Committee?
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What help does BCNU provide to JOHS reps?
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What can be done to stop violence against health-care workers?
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How can I learn more about stopping workplace violence?
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What is a musculoskeletal injury (MSI)?
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How can I learn more about musculoskeletal injuries?
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What is BCNU doing about Attendance Management programs?
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How do I appeal the claim denial decision?
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How are Bullying and Harassment and Respect in Workplace complaints reported?

 

Learning and Development

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How do I find out about which educational opportunities are available to me?
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How do I find out the dates that courses are available around the province?
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What is Building Union Strength, and how I find out more about it?
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I'm a BCNU member with English as an additional language. Do you offer any courses that will help strengthen my communications skills with my co-workers and managers?
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Does BCNU support nursing research?

 

Members

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Who does BCNU represent?
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What is BCNU's mission statement?
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What is BCNU's vision statement?
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How to I find out where BCNU stands on various health care issues?
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How is BCNU governed?
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Who negotiates collective agreements for BCNU's 48,000 members?
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How do I find out which collective agreement covers me?
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How do I find out about current and past BC Labour Board decisions?
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I'm a BCNU LPN. Am I member of the Nurses' Bargaining Association or am I still part of the Facilities Bargaining Association?
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How do I find out which region I'm in?
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Where do I find member forms?
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Where do I find professional responsibility forms?
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How do I contact my worksite steward?
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How do I update my information?

Retired Nurses

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What is the Retiree Benefit Program?

Stewards

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I'm thinking about becoming a BCNU steward. What courses does BCNU offer to new and experienced stewards?

Student Nurses

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I'm a nursing student. Does BCNU offer students any programs or services?

Technical Support

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I am having problems with opening or filling out a PDF form on the website. What can I do?

 

UPDATED: January 05, 2023
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