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Royal Hobart Hospital Assessment Planning Unit

9 January 2019 In late December, ANMF sought clarity regarding the use of the 1A bedspace on the Assessment Planning Unit (APU) after a large number of memberss raised concerns regarding the safety of this space. ANMF were provided with the follow response to a request for information: To continue to provide safe care to […]

Quality and Safety

9 January 2019 ANMF  have formally lodged a response to the change proposal regarding the new statewide structure of quality and safety services. ANMF have received a request from the Chief Operating Officer (COO) to respond to the ANMF feedback during the week of 7 January to ensure a full and robust response is able […]

Risdon Prison

9 January 2019 ANMF continue to discuss with Risdon Prison management the issues raised by members concerning webster pack checks and medication transport. Management acknowledge that they are having difficulty covering sick leave due to shortages of casual staff with the necessary skills and experience required to work at Correctional Primary Health Service (CHPS). Management […]

Royal Hobart Hospital Psychiatric Emergency Nurses

9 January 2019 ANMF is working with Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) Human Resources staff to set up a meeting between Royal Hobart Hospital Psychiatric Emergency Nurses (PEN’s), ANMF and management to discuss ongoing concerns regarding PEN’s workload and ongoing issues with bed block.

Repat Acute Rehab Unit Peacock 2

9 January 2019 ANMF will meet with members on the acute rehab unit on Thursday 10 January at 2pm, after members raised concerns regarding security with code blacks particularly afterhours. ANMF encourages all members with concerns to attend on Thursday.