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21
Aug
Nurse, I think I need a happy pill...

Nurse, I think I need a happy pill...

The Cape Breton nurse who whined to the provincial government about her high-end taxpayer-funded salary being made public continues to do quite nicely. Thank you very much. For the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017, Shannon Sidney of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital earned $127,403.44.

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21
Aug
‘Does anything matter?’ asks Dartmouth slumlord

‘Does anything matter?’ asks Dartmouth slumlord

On August 13, five days before Frankland Press Time, Patrick Johnston posted a 1,200-word rant on Facebook speaking of his struggles with mental illness, his past business difficulties, and the recent collapse of his marriage to the mother of his two children, Halifax-based Maritime Travel agent Tracey MacDonald.

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21
Aug
And how’s our Quarter Million Dollar Nurse doing...?

And how’s our Quarter Million Dollar Nurse doing...?

It was the gob-smacking revelation that Sydney nurse Catherine Bedard, a few years back, pulled down over a quarter of a million dollars in a single year that set tongues wagging. And, by the way, directed a lot of likely Nova Scotia Nurses’ Union authoured hate mail in this direction.

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21
Aug

Slings and roundabouts in C.B. nursing

A good ol’ Frankland glance over this year’s stack of nurse’s salaries suggest that the province is trying to minimize unsafe and costly overtime-itis in the nursing profession. But there’s still much work left to do. Nonetheless, vital signs are encouraging, indeed.

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21
Aug

Those poor refugees from Capital Health

Jumping over to what was the Capital District Health Authority (Halifax minus the IWK), some notable downers, not only going back two years, but over last year.

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