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RHH – 2B Surgery

ANMF and workplace representatives met with management to discuss workload issues on 2B Surgery. An agreement was reached at the meeting that a nurse coordinator position will be put in place in the PM shift 2 days a week, to help manage workload.

ANMF / HERC 2016 Aged Care Conference

The 2016 Aged Care Conference was held in Hobart on Friday 13 May with over 40 delegates attending. The conference was a huge success with presentations from Tasmanian Senator Helen Polley and many others including Diabetes Tasmania, Primary Health Tasmania, Alzheimer’s Australia, Primary Oral Health Care, The Migrant Resource Centre and many more. Thank you […]

Mersey Maternity Unit

The ANMF has been in regular contact with members regarding the consolidation of Maternity services to Burnie. ANMF Organiser, Marita Meadows has started to meet with individuals to discuss their preferences prior to meetings with HR.  A second meeting with staff and the transition team has been arranged for later this month, time TBC. ANMF […]

Wynyard and Smithton site visits

On Friday 13 May, North West organiser Marita Meadows visited sites in Wynyard and Smithton delivering merchandise and information to public and private workplaces. Marita met with nurses and carers working in rural Tasmania which included a tour of Smithton district hospital.

North East Soldiers Memorial Hospital James Scott Wing

The ANMF are involved in consultations regarding the transfer of the James Scott Wing to May Shaw Health.  ANMF have attended preliminary meetings at Scottsdale with THS & May Shaw management in conjunction with staff.  ANMF will continue to consult with management to advocate for positive outcomes on behalf of our members.