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BCNU in the News

BCNU has been the leading voice in mainstream media  during the COVID-19 health pandemic on PPE supply and access, nurses' well-being, public health measures, and much more. We also advocate for seniors' care, the environment, social determinates of health, government policy and other issues that impact health care, nurses, patient care and the public. 

Recent media coverage featuring BCNU is highlighted below. 



June 24, 2020

BC Nurses Working in Acute Care Report High Levels of Stress and Violence: Study

Vancouver Sun




June 08, 2020

Front Line Nurses are Concerned Despite Big Boost in Supply of N95 Masks

Vancouver Sun 


May 19, 2020 



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PTSD, Anxiety, Burnout Rates Ranked High Among BC Nurses, Before COVID-196/24/2020 7:00:00 AMNews Release<p>​Research conducted by BCNU and UBC shows need for support existed long before pandemic hit <br></p>https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/news/2020/nurses-ptsd-anxiety-burnout-rates-ranked-high-before-covid-190x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14APTSD, Anxiety, Burnout Rates Ranked High Among BC Nurses, Before COVID-19
BCNU Responds to Allegations of Racism in Health Care6/19/2020 7:00:00 AMNews Release<p>​Union is committed to ending racism and discrimination<br></p>https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/news/2020/bcnu-responds-to-allegations-of-racism-in-health-care0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14ABCNU Responds to Allegations of Racism in Health Care
BC Nurses’ Union Says Nurses With COVID-19 Must Have Access to Immediate Coverage6/17/2020 7:00:00 AMCOVID-19<p>​Nurses rank at the top of the list of health care workers who have contracted the virus<br></p>https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/news/2020/bcnu-says-nurses-must-have-access-to-immediate-coverage0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14ABC Nurses’ Union Says Nurses With COVID-19 Must Have Access to Immediate Coverage

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