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Aged Care Updates – 6 March 2019

6 March 2019 Ratios in Aged Care – Update On 13 February 2019 the Federal Secretary of the ANMF Annie Butler gave evidence to the Royal Commission, explaining how the systemic sub-standard and inadequate care provided to vulnerable residents who live in aged care facilities can be addressed by the implementation of mandated staffing ratios […]

Royal Hobart Hospital

6 March 2019 The ANMF will this week commence a large scale drive aimed at organising and conducting member meetings throughout the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) in order to re-connect with members across the service. Please monitor your emails in anticipation of a visit announcement, or if you have a pressing matter for discussion please […]

Wilfred Lopes Centre

6 March 2019 The ANMF conducted a member meeting at the Wilfred Lopes Centre (WLC) on Wednesday February 20 which was well attended. Members were very enthusiastic with their input which was much appreciated and despite no acute items being raised for immediate action the ANMF will aim to re-visit the site in the near […]

Risdon Prison Hospital Services

6 March 2019 The ANMF attended a joint member meeting with Health and Community Services Union (HACSU) Organisers and members at the Risdon Prison Complex on Friday February 22. This meeting proved very informative and some basic concepts were formulated around ways in which to raise working standards and address long standing issues such as short-staffing. […]

Royal Hobart Hospital Operating Suite Stop Work Action

6 March 2019 On Thursday 28 February, Operating Suite members participated in industrial action on the corners of Argyle and Liverpool Streets outside the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH). This marked the culmination of a 4-week commitment from members to engage in 2-hour Stop Work meetings in synchronicity with their Theatre co-workers across the entire Tasmanian Health […]