RNAO Open Letter to Prime Minister Ontario Premier re Poverty Eradication - Oct 15 2013.pdf
TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - The organization that speaks out for
nursing and health policy today issued an Open Letter to Prime Minister
Stephen Harper and Premier Kathleen Wynne.
The letter requests that both governments consider the upcoming
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (marked on Thursday,
October 17) and immediately address the health effects that result from
living in poverty.
A copy of the letter is attached and can be found on RNAO's website at http://rnao.ca/policy/submissions/open-letter-invest-poverty-reduction-better-health-and-stronger-communities
The Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO) is the professional
association representing registered nurses wherever they practise in
Ontario. Since 1925, RNAO has advocated for healthy public policy,
promoted excellence in nursing practice, increased nurses' contribution
to shaping the health-care system, and influenced decisions that affect
nurses and the public they serve.
For more information about RNAO, visit our website at www.RNAO.ca. You can also check out our Facebook page at www.RNAO.ca/facebook and follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/RNAO.
PDF available at: http://stream1.newswire.ca/media/2013/10/15/20131015_C9934_DOC_EN_32034.pdf
SOURCE: Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
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