Today's nurses face many health challenges, including an increase in violence from patients and long shifts that leads to an unhealthy lifestyle. This article discusses researches related to this topic. APA Ref: Roussy, K. (2018). Think you've got a tough job? Try being a nurse. Retrieved from https://www.cbc.ca/news/health/nursing-nurses-violence-physical-activity-ontario-1.4651467
The movement of Canadian nurses to the United States increased over the past decade and is an ongoing concern of health policy analysts. This study examines why Canadian nurses emigrate to the United States. APA Ref: McGillis Hall, L., Pink, G. H., Jones, C., Leatt, P., Gates, M., Pink, L., … Seto, L. (2009). Gone South: Why Canadian Nurses Migrate to the United States. Healthcare Policy, 4(4), 91–106.
In this video they spend a day on the job with a registered nurse to learn the ins and outs of this important profession. APA Ref: Chanel One News. (2016). What Next: Registered Nurse. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maByESPQqvA
This is CRNBC website. CRNBC is the regulatory body for nurses and nurse practitioners in BC. The college provides professional guidelines to members and assesses nursing education programs. APA Ref: CRNBC. (2018). Nursing Standards. Retrieved from https://www.crnbc.ca/Standards/Pages/Default.aspx
This website discusses Canada's Health Care System and the fact that it is a publicly funded health care system. It lays out the roles of the federal and provincial governments. APA Ref: Government of Canada. (2018). Canada's Health Care System. Retrieved from https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/health-care-system/reports-publications/health-care-system/canada.html#a12
This website is for the Ministry of Health. It states the responsibilities of the ministry and lists what health services are available for British Columbians. APA Ref: Province of BC. (n.d.) Ministry of Health. Retrieved from https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/governments/organizational-structure/ministries-organizations/ministries/health