Introducing ONA’s very own podcast series, hosted by none other than ONA President Linda Haslam-Stroud, RN. Click on a player below to listen to complete episodes online. Have feedback? Email

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Latest Episode

Episode 3

In this episode, Linda reports on the International Council of Nurses meeting in Spain, the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions gathering in Calgary, and the June Provincial Coordinators meeting. She also shares a David-and-Goliath tale about ONA and tells us why she’s cautiously optimistic about the proposed Ontario budget when it comes to health care. Click on the player and listen to it now!

Past Episodes

Episode 2

In this episode, Linda tells us why celebrating Nursing Week is so important for nurses. She also discusses how nurses’ roles are changing as a result of recent announcements by the Ontario government. Click on the player and listen to it now!

Episode 1

In this premier episode, find out what life-changing event spurred Linda into becoming active in her Union. Listen to Linda’s reasons for getting LOUD and much, much more! Click on the player and listen to it now!