ANMF met with members from the Emergency Department at the Royal Hobart Hospital in regards to concerns that there is increasing bed block amongst patients awaiting a bed on the Department of Psychiatry. Members put forward some short term solutions, which have been presented to management. Management has reviewed the letter, and recognised that this is a multifactorial problem and so have forwarded the letter to the Manager of the Inpatient Mental Health and Correctional Health Services for their response. Read more here: Emergency Department (ED) Royal Hobart Hospital