Newsletter archives

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News from the RN Council: July 2015

This issue of News from the RN Council features photos from the Nurses Week gala, regional updates, information about the Training and Upgrading Fund, and more.

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News from the RN Council: October 2014

This issue of News from the RN Council features a column on the importance of self-care for nurses, and more.

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News from the RN Council: July 2014

This issue of News from the RN Council features information on disability vs. FMLA, photos from our Nurses Week gala, highlights from the primary election, and more.

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News from the RN Council: April 2014

This issue of News from the RN Council features information on Assignment Despite Objection forms, what is involved in passing laws, Legislative Action Day, and more.

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News from the RN Council: January 2014

This issue of News from the RN Council features a look ahead at the new year, a warm welcome to our new Administrative Organizer, an explanation of our legislative priorities, and more.

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News from the RN Council: October 2013

This issue of News from the RN Council features recaps from the 2013 Nurse Alliance of SEIU Conference, a member perspective on the Affordable Care Act, and more.

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News from the RN Council: July 2013

This issue of News from the RN Council features photos from the Nurses Week celebration, news about new delegates, RNs participating in the Training and Upgrading Fund, and more!

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News from the RN Council: April 2013

This issue of News from the RN Council features recaps from the RN Leadership Training, tips for preventing workplace violence, RNs standing up for justice, and more!

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News from the RN Council: January 2013

This issue of News from the RN Council features the year's chapter meeting dates, recaps from recent RN lobbying efforts, a member spotlight, a testimonial from an RN who used the Training and Upgrading Fund to improve her skills, lots of photos, and much more!

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