Updates on COVID-19 and what you can do to help protect yourself and your patients.
TORONTO, ON, March 30, 2020 – The Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) welcomes important new measures announced today to protect the health and safety of hospital workers and their patients.
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Due to the current global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, ONA is implementing policies to ensure the safety of all our staff.
2020: Celebrating the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.
In response to the Minister’s order released last night, the Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) is demanding health-care employers work with us to redeploy registered nurses and health-care professionals to other sites and locations within an employer, should that be necessary during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) is calling for St. Mary’s General Hospital to work collaboratively with ONA Local members and its front-line workers to expedite COVID-19 testing and support the more than 50 nurses who have been exposed to the coronavirus while caring for a patient.
TORONTO, March 20, 2020 – The Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) is shocked and appalled at the failure of the Minister of Health and Chief Medical Officer of Health to issue a directive to provincial health-care facilities regarding self-isolation practices for nurses and other health-care workers following travel.
As we continue to support our members who are working on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are changing the status of our provincial and regional offices.
On this day we celebrate the French language and Canada’s rich French heritage and culture. We are also reminded to embrace the core values of peace, democracy and respect for human rights.