ANMF met with 112 new graduates commencing at the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) in April to chat to them about ANMF and what we offer for our members. It was a great time with many new members signing up online. ANMF welcomes the new nurses and wishes them all the best for the next 6 […]
The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (Tasmanian Branch) met with members last week on 2A Surgical in regards to increased acuity, workloads and inadequate staffing levels. As a result of the meeting, a resolution was passed by members for ANMF, on their behalf, to lodge a Step 1 Nursing Hours per Patient Day (NHPPD) Grievance. […]
ANMF, on behalf of members, has been continually advocating for Ambulatory Care Centre (ACC) to receive an Assistant Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM) in their unit after it was not implemented in the initial ANUM roll-out. ANMF raised in the Enterprise Bargaining Agreement Committee that there was a nurse in-charge on the late shift which qualifies […]
ANMF has been working with members to address concerns relating to the introduction of a medication nurse into each unit on the Department of Psychiatry. ANMF and HACSU are attending a meeting with management to discuss options moving forward as to how to address the medication issues that are occurring on the unit. ANMF will […]
ANMF has received a response from the Director of Nursing (DON) at Child Health and Parenting Services (CHaPS) which includes a commitment to resolving outstanding issues (WHS & Administrative support). ANMF will follow up with members to check progress.