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REGIS Eastern Shore

Update: Member Meeting 11 July 2018 ANMF conducted a member meeting on Monday 9 July. Members are still concerned regarding REGIS medication management policy allowing enrolled nursing staff to check and administer S8 medication without the supervision of a registered nurse. Of most concern is a report of an enrolled nurse working a night shift […]

Faye Hoppitt Rep of the Year 2018 Winner

11 July 2018 The Faye Hoppitt Rep of the Year Award 2018 Winner, Runner Up and Finalists were announced at this years Annual Delegates Conference dinner in Launceston on Thursday 5 July. The award goes to an outstanding delegate who shows exellence in their role. The criteria for the award was based on: Recruitment of […]

Transition to Practice Workshop 2018

11 July 2018 The first of two Transition to Practice (TTP) sessions was held in Hobart on Tuesday 10 July 2018 at CCAMLR. Attended by almost 100 soon to graduate nursing students, this event was a huge success and well received. Students heard from a number of speakers, including Organisers from the ANMF, the University of Tasmania Honours program […]

ANMF Media Release: LGH Emergency Department Concerns Escalate

29 June, 2018 BREAKING NEWS: LGH Emergency Department Concerns Escalate The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation Tasmanian Branch (ANMF) have met today with representatives of the Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Emergency Department following their escalating concerns over in-patient capacity, emergency department overcrowding and their desire to be enabled to increase the quality of patient care […]

ANMF Newsflash: Tasmanian Budget 2018-2019 – Update on Regional Budget Allocations

27 June 2018 As previously advised The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation Tasmanian Branch (ANMF) attended the Community Group Budget Lock Up on Thursday 14 June, 2018. There were substantial commitments made to the health budget, however many of these were included in the forward estimates and some, such as the LGH Ward 3D were […]