Ontario Nurses' Association The Ontario Nurses’ Association (ONA) represents the heart and soul of Ontario's healthcare — the nurses and allied health workers on the front lines. As an organization, ONA not only represents them at the bargaining table, but is their collective voice to the world. ONA is charged with the responsibility to tell it like it is.

Locations:
Toronto, Ontario | http://www.ona.org
Industries:
Labour/Trade Unions|Healthcare Facility
Contact Information:
Sheree Bond
ONA Communications
Tel: 416-964-8833 ext 2430

Melanie Levenson
ONA Communications
Tel: 416-964-8833 ext 2369

Latest

Jun 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit's Failure to Fill Vacancies Risks Community's Health and Wellness

SIMCOE, ON, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit's decision to no longer fill vacant staff positions has resulted in cancelled services, and workload challenges for nurses. "The...


Jun 05, 2019, 18:50 ET Ontario Nurses' Association Demands the Ford Government Stop the Attack on Nurses

TORONTO, June 5, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA), the union representing 65,000 registered nurses and health-care professionals, says that government's announced interference in...


Jun 03, 2019, 11:00 ET Ontario Nurses' Association Members at Hamilton Program for Schizophrenia Head to Conciliation, Seeking New Contract

HAMILTON, ON, June 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Nurses and health-care professionals who provide services at the Hamilton Program for Schizophrenia are going to conciliation this week in an attempt to negotiate a ...


May 22, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Registered Nurses and Health-Care Workers to Hold Information Picket: Grand River Hospital to Cut Staff and Services/

KITCHENER, ON, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Registered nurses and health-care workers will hold an information picket tomorrow to inform area citizens about cuts to registered nurses and other staff at Grand ...


May 21, 2019, 15:00 ET Media Advisory - Registered Nurses and Health-Care Workers to Hold Information Picket: Grand River Hospital to Cut Staff and Services

KITCHENER, ON, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Registered nurses and health-care workers will hold an information picket tomorrow to inform area citizens about cuts to registered nurses and other staff at Grand ...


May 08, 2019, 11:56 ET As Canada Celebrates Nursing Week, Orillia Hospital Cuts Registered Nurses

ORILLIA, ON, May 8, 2019 /CNW/ - As Canada celebrates Nursing Week 2019, Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) members have received notices that 14 registered nurse (RN) positions are being cut from...


May 06, 2019, 06:00 ET 'Healing Hands, Caring Hearts' - Ontario Nurses' Association Celebrates Nursing Week 2019

TORONTO, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Registered Nurses, Nurse Practitioners and Registered Practical Nurses across Ontario today kicked off Nursing Week 2019 celebrations. "While the Ontario Nurses'...


May 01, 2019, 14:39 ET Ontario Nurses' Association Celebrates Historic Pay Equity Win

A 13-year pursuit for fairness and equity for nursing home Registered Nurses TORONTO, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) is celebrating a significant win following a...


Apr 29, 2019, 13:08 ET Ontario Nurses' Association Concerned that Public Health Funding Cuts, Restructuring Will Put the Health of Communities at Risk

TORONTO, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA), the union representing more than 65,000 front-line registered nurses and health-care professionals, is deeply concerned about...


Apr 11, 2019, 18:19 ET Premier Ford's First Budget Misses the Mark on Building Capacity in our Health-Care System

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - With the release of Premier Doug Ford's first provincial budget, Ontario nurses are questioning how the government intends to build more capacity in the health-care...


Apr 11, 2019, 05:00 ET Public Health Nurses Reject Employer's Latest 'Final' Offer

Nurses Return to Picket Line Steadfast in Commitment to Achieve Equitable Agreement WINDSOR, ON, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Nurses from the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit resoundingly rejected their...


Apr 02, 2019, 17:18 ET Windsor-Essex County Public Health Nurses Vote Against Tentative Agreement - Strike Continues

WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - More than 80 public health nurses voted against ratifying a tentative agreement with the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit this morning. "We are...


Mar 27, 2019, 11:59 ET Ontario Nurses' Association Deeply Disappointed as Health Unit Employer Walks Away From New Talks, Leaving the Community at Risk of a Measles Outbreak

WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, March 27, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) and its more than 80 Nurse Practitioners, Public Health Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses from the...


Mar 22, 2019, 13:18 ET Windsor-Essex County Nurses Ask: "Where's our Employer?"

Employer is Not Returning to Bargaining WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The more than 80 Nurse Practitioners, Public Health Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses from the...


Mar 20, 2019, 16:00 ET Media Advisory - Striking Health Unit Nurses Continue to Give Back: Nurses Hold Blood Drive Tomorrow

WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Striking nurses with Windsor-Essex County Health Unit continue to give back to the community even while forced to strike. In lieu of being on the...


Mar 20, 2019, 05:45 ET Windsor-Essex County Public Health Nurses Voice Their Concerns for Patient Care

Nurses launch new radio ads, stress the need for public health services to be restored WINDSOR, ON, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Radio ads featuring Windsor and Essex County public health nurses began...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:30 ET Windsor-Essex County Health Unit Returned Funding While Claiming No Money for an Equitable Wage Increase for Nurses

WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - More than 80 Nurse Practitioners, Public Health Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses from the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit are looking for...


Mar 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Leeds & Grenville Family Community Health Team Registered Nurses Headed to Conciliation this Week

BROCKVILLE, ON and GANANOQUE, ON, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Registered nurses with the Leeds & Grenville Community Family Health Team are heading to conciliation on March 21, trying to reach a new...


Mar 13, 2019, 12:00 ET Media Advisory - Striking Windsor-Essex County Public Health Nurses to Hold Diaper Drive

WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - More than 80 Nurse Practitioners, Public Health Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses who have been forced to strike are holding a diaper drive this...


Mar 08, 2019, 07:06 ET Public Health Nurses Spend International Women's Day on the Picket Lines

ONA members reject employer's final offer, forced to strike WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, March 8, 2019 /CNW/ - More than 80 Nurse Practitioners, Public Health Nurses and Registered Practical Nurses who...


Feb 27, 2019, 08:45 ET Cuts to Registered Nurses, Beds and Programs at Grand River Hospital Hurts Patient Care, says Ontario Nurses' Association

KITCHENER, ON, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Despite reassurances from hospital leaders, the Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) says that cuts to registered nurses, Nurse Practitioners, beds and services...


Feb 25, 2019, 12:00 ET Media Advisory: Windsor-Essex County Public Health Nurses to Hold Information Picket Tonight at Windsor City Hall

WINDSOR, ON, Feb. 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) members seeking a new contract with the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit will hold an information picket at 5:30 pm today at...


Feb 20, 2019, 14:34 ET Media Advisory: Windsor-Essex County Public Health Nurses to Hold Information Picket Tonight at Essex County Civic Centre

WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) members seeking a new contract with the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit are holding an information picket this...


Feb 19, 2019, 09:30 ET Windsor-Essex County Public Health Nurses Heading to Conciliation: ONA members trying to avoid being forced on strike

WINDSOR-ESSEX COUNTY, ON, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Following the breakdown of negotiations, more than 80 Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) members at the Windsor-Essex County Public Health Unit are...


Feb 04, 2019, 13:35 ET Private Health Care Will Hurt Ontarians: Ontario Nurses' Association Urgently Calls on Government to Consult Front-Line Providers

TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - The privatization of parts of Ontario's health-care system has the Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) deeply concerned about the impact on health-care professionals and...