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CNA Virtual Advocacy Week

CNA is calling on all nurses and Canadians to speak up and lend their voices by urging Members of Parliament to support CNA’s 2021 budget recommendations, which will make our country’s health system more resilient.

How to take action

  1. Fill out the form with your postal code so the letter can be sent to your MP. Then enter your name and email address.
  2. A letter has been pre-drafted, but you can customize it to make it more powerful!
  3. When you are ready, click “send,” and the letter will be sent to your MP.
  4. Please share this link with friends and colleagues who might be interested. You can also take an extra step and share it on social media using the next step in this form!

Learn more about CNA’s 2021 budget recommendations:

Icon - National standards and funding for long-term care

National standards and funding for long-term care:
CNA strongly recommends that the federal government lay out a concrete plan for the development of national standards for equal access, consistent quality, and necessary staffing, training and protocols for the long-term care sector while tying new and targeted federal funding to these standards.

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Introduce a demographic top-up to the Canada Health Transfer:
CNA, in conjunction with other health-care organizations, is calling on the government to invest $21.1 billion over 10 years by introducing a demographic top-up to the Canada Health Transfer to meet the needs of Canada's aging population.

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Expand virtual care in Canada:
CNA recommends that the federal government invest $200 million over five years to assist jurisdictions in accelerating the deployment of technology and ensure the availability of health human resources with appropriate training in culturally competent virtual care.
 

Thank you for being an advocate. We look forward to counting on your support again!

Email your MP

Urge your MP to support recommendations that will improve the health of people in Canada and address gaps unmasked by COVID-19

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Don’t worry about finding who your MP is, that information will be automatically filled based on your postal code.

Please enter a postal code to continue.

Dear [recipient position will go here] [recipient name will go here],

Thank you for your consideration,
[your name will go here]
[your email address will go here] [your location will go here]