Statement on NSGEU registered nurses strike

In light of the current strike situation involving registered nurses with NSGEU Local 97, the Avalon Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner program will be providing emergency service as usual. Response to the emergency departments at the QEII Health Sciences Centre, Dartmouth General Hospital, Cobequid Community Health Centre and IWK Health Centre will be uninterrupted. If you need to see a SANE nurse, please proceed to one of the emergency rooms or call our 24 hour response line at 425-0122. We recognize that this strike is difficult for all involved and hope that it is resolved quickly.