CNA’S Cross-Country Tour: Meeting Canada's Nurses in their communities
PEI: November 28 & 29, 2011>
Nova Scotia, November 30 & December 1, 2011
Ottawa, November 24, 2011 – Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) president Judith Shamian and a CNA team are visiting PEI and Nova Scotia next week as part of their mission to engage nurses, other health-care providers, government decision-makers and the media in a national dialogue on the future of Canada’s health system. They will be tackling a range of health-care issues that affect nurses and have an impact on the health of Canadians. The feedback and ideas shared on the tour will also be a part of CNA’s National Expert Commission, which will develop policy recommendations to help shape Canada’s health-care system. The PEI leg of the tour begins in Summerside on November 28 and moves to Charlottetown on November 29. The CNA team then visits Sydney on November 30, before continuing to Halifax on December 1.