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Double Shift Campaign & Work Value Outcomes

ANMF held Mass membership meetings across the state in the public sector last week to provide information on the outcomes of the Work Value proposal and feedback on the double shift working party. Discussion was undertaken at meetings in the North, North West and South about the increasing use of Double shifts in the public […]

National Gonski Week – October 26 to November 1

This week is National Gonski Week and it is great opportunity to help improve the quality of education our children receive. During the week, principals, teachers, parents, educational support staff and community members are taking action in support of vital Gonski funding for schools. Where this funding is being delivered it is getting real results. […]

Plaque to Heroic Nurse Reinstated

ANMF Organiser Norm Blackburn attended the unveiling of a new plaque in Cavell Street, West Hobart to honour late Nurse Edith Cavell, on Monday 12 October. Norm featured in the Mercury newspaper’s article on Tuesday 13th October. See below.

Intensive Care – Royal Hobart Hospital

ANMF and Workplace representatives met with management to discuss high patient numbers in the ICU at the Royal Hobart Hospital leading to staffing shortfalls. Management has agreed to move patients to the private sector when required, develop a framework to allow agency staff into the hospital and set up training programs for permanent pool staff […]