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Aged Care Updates – 20 March 2019

20 March 2019 Ratios in Aged Care Update: With the 2019 federal election looming ANMF will be ramping up the national campaign to Change the Rules in Aged Care. Our Executive Director Andrew Brakey is continuing to meet with all sitting members of Parliament and candidates to ask them to pledge their support for the […]

Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) 7A

20 March 2019 A member meeting was held on ward 7A of the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) on Wednesday 13 March. This meeting addressed specific concerns pertaining to the use/availability of Assistants in Nursing (AIN’s) and Sitters, with members providing their experiences and context to these matters. The ANMF will continue to work with members […]

Department of Psychiatry (DoP)

20 March 2019 ANMF continue to attend weekly workload taskforce meetings for Department of Psychiatry (DoP). The last meeting being held 19 March. At this meeting the following action items were agreed: Mental Health Services will: Advise on start date of the third agency nurse and 2 new additional staff  to DoP. Continue to progress […]

Correctional Health Risdon Prison

20 March 2019 A member meeting will be held on Thursday 21 March at 1230hrs at the Risdon Prison Complex as a part of the Correctional Primary Health Service (CPHS). This meeting will give members an opportunity to receive a briefing on the current state of Enterprise Agreement (EA) negotiations as well as the chance […]