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Arbitrator Upholds BCNU Nominations Committee Decision Removing Candidates from Ballot3/12/2018 7:00:00 AMBulletin<p>Removed candidate found to have defamed BCNU in a campaign that was a "departure from the appropriate standard of conduct expected of a union member." </p><p>Ruling also finds that president's interactions with the committee "amounted to a flagrant attempt to threaten, interfere with and manipulate the committee's processes."<br></p>https://www.bcnu.org/news-and-events/arbitrator-upholds-bcnu-nominations-committee-decision-removing-candidates-from-ballot0x010100C568DB52D9D0A14D9B2FDCC96666E9F2007948130EC3DB064584E219954237AF3900FA344B5CE46E4E31967A466DA257177800DD54AA7CF94E43349A2E6C3D623F22210020F2C205899C454C9660C921D728C14AArbitrator Upholds BCNU Nominations Committee Decision Removing Candidates from Ballot

 

 

Fraser Health Community Nurses Impacted by Incorrect Information on T2200 Form84124/19/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#9cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f;L0|#09cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f|Bulletin;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242Bulletin<p>​It has been brought to the Union’s attention that Fraser Health Authority has been incorrectly completing the T2200 form for some community health nurses.<br></p>4/22/2018 1:09:51 PM63htmlFalseaspx
Union concerned following court loss of nurse who spoke out about grandfather’s care83804/13/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#0dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05;L0|#00dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05|News Release;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242News Release<p>​BCNU says decision undermines the important advocacy role nurses play on behalf of their patients&#160;<br></p>4/22/2018 1:09:50 PM1972htmlFalseaspx
Nurses to Receive April Wage Increase83744/13/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#9cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f;L0|#09cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f|Bulletin;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242Bulletin<p>​Close to 2% wage increase now in effect for all nurses covered by the NBA provincial contract&#160;<br></p>4/22/2018 1:09:50 PM6008htmlFalseaspx
BCNU Wants Government To Extend PTSD Presumption To All Nurses83714/12/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#0dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05;L0|#00dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05|News Release;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242News Release<p> Union concerned that new legislation excludes nurses from list of professions now eligible for consideration for mental health disorders developed on the job </p>4/22/2018 1:09:50 PM5710htmlFalseaspx
Employer Flu Shot Policies Remain in Effect83674/10/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#9cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f;L0|#09cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f|Bulletin;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242;GP0|#d4b70bac-6ed8-435b-ace4-d27a04bd78f4;L0|#0d4b70bac-6ed8-435b-ace4-d27a04bd78f4|Health & SafetyBulletin;Health & Safety<p>​BCNU continues to encourage members to be vaccinated as a preventive measure<br></p>4/22/2018 1:09:49 PM628htmlFalseaspx
Enforcement of Medicare Laws Long Overdue83314/4/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#0dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05;L0|#00dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05|News Release;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242News Release<p>​BC Nurses’ Union says the province’s enactment of regulations prohibiting extra-billing should mean for-profit medical clinics will no longer be able to flout the law and charge patients thousands in illegal fees<br></p>4/22/2018 1:09:48 PM549htmlFalseaspx
Public Service Pension Plan Changes to Take Effect April 183253/29/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#9cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f;L0|#09cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f|Bulletin;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242;GP0|#4d026782-911b-4c92-a25f-f6449fb3e62c;L0|#04d026782-911b-4c92-a25f-f6449fb3e62c|PensionsBulletin;Pensions<p>​<span style="font-size&#58;1.4rem;">All acti</span><span style="font-size&#58;1.4rem;">ve, inactive and retired members encouraged to learn more; significant changes to active members apply to pensionable service earned on or after April 1&#160;</span></p>4/22/2018 1:09:48 PM12366htmlFalseaspx
More Nurses Needed to Reduce Wait Times for Surgery53873/22/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#0dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05;L0|#00dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05|News Release;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242News Release<p>​Union is cautiously optimistic of government's announcement to reduce surgical wait times<br></p>4/22/2018 1:07:14 PM1227htmlFalseaspx
BCNU and Interior Health Partner to Make Kelowna General Hospital Safer53093/14/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#0dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05;L0|#00dd880c5-c86f-4208-a2b5-c31708b29e05|News Release;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242News Release<p>​KELOWNA – The BC Nurses’ Union (BCNU) and representatives from Interior Health (IH) are pleased to announce funding to pilot new security measures at Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) to enhance safety for patients, nurses, and health professionals.<br></p>4/22/2018 1:07:12 PM121htmlFalseaspx
Arbitrator Upholds BCNU Nominations Committee Decision Removing Candidates from Ballot52633/12/2018 7:00:00 AMGP0|#9cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f;L0|#09cd0a871-2ac1-448e-8946-c2c19c1f7d7f|Bulletin;GTSet|#46c61545-d7fc-43f7-80fc-4542449e7242Bulletin<p>Removed candidate found to have defamed BCNU in a campaign that was a &quot;departure from the appropriate standard of conduct expected of a union member.&quot; </p><p>Ruling also finds that president's interactions with the committee &quot;amounted to a flagrant attempt to threaten, interfere with and manipulate the committee's processes.&quot;<br></p>4/22/2018 1:07:11 PM3537htmlFalseaspx

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