Nurses Experiences

Sara Dowe, NSNU

Sara Dowe, a nurse at Colchester Hospital, believes that if more hospitals provided on-site childcare, some recruitment and retention issues would be resolved,...

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Manola Barlow, MNU

Her role with the MNU is a great fit for Manola who, herself, loves to travel internationally and has had the opportunity to visit a number of different...

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Sheila Ebbett, NBNU

Sheila is a general duty nurse at Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital, Fredericton, N.B. Currently she works in the Post Anesthetic Care Unit while in the past she has...

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Jill Ross, ONA

A primary nurse, Jill currently works in the ambulatory oncology unit. She also works in the "stretcher bay" where a lot of procedures are undertaken...

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Barbara Brookins, PEINU

Barbara has been an active Union member since graduating in 1990 from the AJM School of Nursing in Moncton, NB. She has been President of the PEI Nurses' Union...

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Regina Young, NLNU

Regina is an operating room nurse, in charge of the orthopedic service. Married for 31 years, she has a 29-year-old daughter who lives in Qatar. Regina likes to...

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Melanie Leckovic, BCNU

An Emergency nurse for over 30 years, Melanie is a Patient Care Coordinator at Burnaby Hospital Emergency and in her first term as Vice President of BCNU. She...

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Sandra Brayer, UNA

Sandra's been nursing for 20 years and for the last several she worked a straight night shift as a float across medical and surgical units at the University of...

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Cathy Kyle, SUN

Cathy has been a nurse for 31 years. She works at the Regina General Hospital. She has held many educator roles over the years for both patients and nurses. For...

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