Public Sector Updates – North West
Mersey Community Hospital (MCH)
Medical Ward Assistants in Nursing (AIN) Trial
The ANMF has received the AIN trial evaluation document and is in process of seeking clarity to some points following which a member meeting will be convened to seek further direction. Watch for the invite in your inbox.
A Note from Community Engagement Officer Nicki Hood
The North West Roadshow hamper winners have been contacted and Nicki will meet with them early next week to award the prizes and take photos – they have been warned!
Child Health and Parenting Service (CHaPS)
The ANMF, on behalf of members at North West Child Health and Parenting Service at a meeting on Wednesday 24 August 2022, reviewed the Tasmanian Health Service (THS) response to the Step 1 Workload Grievance. Members unanimously endorsed the ANMF to escalate to Step 2 as the workloads remain. Formal notification to the THS is in process.
North West Cancer Centre (NWCC)
Nursing Hours per Patient Day (NHpPD) Grievance Step 2
ANMF officials met with members at the NWCC to discuss the response provided at the Step 2 Specialist Panel meeting. Members articulated that the workloads remain and endorsed the ANMF to request that the Specialist Panel is reconvened. Formal notification to the THS is in process.
Updates correct as at 31 August 2022.
Authorised by Emily Shepherd, ANMF Tasmanian Branch Secretary