New Registered Nurses still have access to Canada Student Loan Forgiveness Program

October 22, 2014

Newly registered nurses continue to be able to take advantage of a federal program that forgives a significant portion of student loans for nurses who are prepared to work in rural communities.

Nurses’ unions propose 11 key recommendations to fight Ebola in Canada

October 21, 2014

The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) has proposed 11 key recommendations that would help the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) to protect health care workers and the public.

Health care debates in Edmonton-Whitemud by-election

October 20, 2014

Two health care-related events may be of interest to UNA members living in the Edmonton-Whitemud provincial constituency.


UNA First Vice-President Jane Sustrik speaks with reporters about the importance of front-line nurses receiving proper training and support when treating patients thought to have contracted potential contagious illnesses, like the Ebola virus.

October 22, 2014 09:00-16:30
How to Run A Local Workshop (Member Engagement) ~ Edmonton
October 22, 2014 18:00
Public Interest Alberta 10th Anniversary Gala (Edmonton)
October 22, 2014 19:00-21:00
Health Care Forum - Edmonton-Whitemud by-election