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The Right to Care (1991)

A film about nurses working on the front line of our health care system.

The Right to Care addresses some of the major dilemmas nurses face in the right to quality health care today. The voices of nurse caregivers are heard as they face intricate issues and actual life experiences. This film is stimulating, thought provoking and raises debate among viewers as to major issues in our health care system.

This film can be used in nursing, health care administration, women's studies, labour education, medical and nursing ethics, economics, sociology and political science.

"A must see for the public. It shows the compassion and concern that has made all nurses vulnerable to exploitation. For nurses, it tells us that acknowledgement of our caring and sharing our concern will unite us to take charge of our profession."
- Jo Field, R.N., Hospital staff nurse