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Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Queen Victorian Outpatient Department

The ANMF attended a meeting with members working at the Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Queen Victorian Outpatient Department (QVOPD) to discuss their previously raised concerns regarding their current excessive workloads, work health and safety and environmental/physical limitations of their current workplace. The ANMF will now formally write to the Director of Nursing (DON) in response […]

Northern Union Consultative Meeting

The ANMF attended the Northern Union Consultative Meeting on Tuesday 10 April 2018 on behalf of our members. At this meeting the ANMF again raised our concerns with car parking for our members working at the Launceston General Hospital (LGH) and surrounding buildings. The ANMF note that for our members having to walk excessive distances […]

Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Ward 4D

The ANMF have raised workload concerns on behalf of our members working in the Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM) positions on ward 4D at the Launceston General Hospital (LGH). The ANMF are now in receipt of a response to our formal correspondence and we will conduct a follow up meeting with members to discuss this […]

Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Operating Room Suite

The ANMF on behalf of members working at the Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Operating Room Suite lodge a Step 1 Workload Grievance in December 2017.  Members were continuing to work with sustained and unreasonable workloads, with the main areas of concerns being: Increased overtime being worked Reliance on overtime to complete elective surgery lists Shifts […]

Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Emergency Department “Bring Your Own Bed” Campaign

The ANMF continue to advocate for our members and the members of the community who are presenting to the Launceston General Hospital (LGH) and waiting in the Emergency Department for excessive lengths of time to be admitted to an inpatient bed within the hospital. We have recently received correspondence from the Tasmanian Minister for Health […]