Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) Department of Psychiatry (DoP) Staffing Win

ANMF attended the Statewide Mental Health Committee meeting yesterday and again raised concerns regarding the staffing levels at the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) Department of Psychiatry (DoP).

Statewide Director of Mental Health Services at the meeting indicated that in response to ANMF member concerns a business case has been completed for an additional 10 fixed term (6 months) full time equivalent (FTE) nursing positions for DoP.

ANMF will update members as soon as this is confirmed, but is a positive outcome for members.