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Please Go Vote!

[October 9, 2019] Democracy is an amazing thing when it truly works. When we use our voices at the polling station to demand action from our governments and to hold our elected officials accountable for their promises, that’s when the positive changes we want to see in our communities and country happen.   But for a democracy to work we need a few simple things:   As voters we…

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Prioritizing self-care and comradery this Labour Day long weekend

Prioritizing self-care and comradery this Labour Day long weekend

Each year on Labour Day, Canadians reflect on all the good Unions do to build a better, safer and more equal society. This year, however, I want to take a moment – a breather from all the pressures and stresses registered nurses face every single day – and remind all of you just how much your Union, SUN, cares for you.   I know sometimes it feels like we are asking the world of…

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Taking Charge of Our Own Future

Taking Charge of Our Own Future

Nothing changes without action. We hold in each of us the power to chart a new course for our lives – to take things in a different direction. The minute we as individuals make the conscious decision to follow through with our thoughts and turn them into action we begin to take charge of our own future.  I know you might be thinking this sentiment is better suited to an inspirational…

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Happy National Nursing Week! 

Happy National Nursing Week! 

National Nursing Week is about recognizing the contributions nurses and nursing makes to the health and wellness of communities across Saskatchewan. It’s about celebrating the entire nursing team from Registered Nurses, Registered Psychiatric Nurses and Registered Nurse(Nurse Practitioner)s to Licensed Practical Nurses and Continuing Care Assistants.   We all know that many of…

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Labour Day Message: The broader role nursing unions play in promoting healthy societies 

Labour Day Message: The broader role nursing unions play in promoting healthy societies 

For Saskatchewan’s more than 10,000 Registered Nurses (RN), Registered Psychiatric Nurses (RPN) and Registered Nurse(Nurse Practitioner)s (RN(NP), Labour Day is an annual reminder of the important role their union plays in advancing health care, protecting patients, and fostering strong, healthy communities.   As the single largest group of direct health care providers in the…

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