SOURCE: Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions

Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions

October 17, 2016 06:00 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Canada's Nurses Available for Comment During Federal, Provincial and Territorial Health Ministers Meeting - October 17-18, 2016, in Toronto, ON

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 17, 2016) - The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) National President, Linda Silas will be in Toronto and available for comment during federal, provincial and territorial health ministers' negotiations on a new Health Accord.

DATES:

Monday, October 17, 2016
Tuesday, October 18, 2016

VENUE:

King Edward Hotel, Toronto

The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) is Canada's largest nurses' organization representing nearly 200,000 nurses and student nurses. The CFNU has been advocating for national discussions on key health priorities, such as a national prescription drug plan, a comprehensive approach to long-term and continuing care, greater attention to health human resources, and federal government engagement on the future of public health care.

Contact Information

  • CONTACTS:
    Anil Naidoo
    Government Relations Officer
    613-986-5409
    anil@nursesunions.ca

    Linda Silas
    President
    Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions
    613-859-4314