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North West Integrated Maternity Service

Members have reported improvements in staffing and their environment with the allocation of additional space. ANMF has requested a time-frame for receipt of review report and implementation of any actions arising from it.  

Mersey Community Hospital (MCH) Medical Ward

A Workplace Representative working at the Mersey Community Hospital (MCH) Medical Ward contacted ANMF to report the impact on patients and staff of heatwaves during the warmer weather. In response the manager reports that the purchase of air conditioning units has been approved and the units have been ordered. ANMF will check progress on this […]

John L Grove Member Meeting

A member meeting is scheduled for John L Grove this Friday 6 April at 1430 hours in the staff room. All nurses and carers are welcome to attend.

Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Public Sector EA Member Meeting

The ANMF held a mass member meeting on 26 March 2018. The meeting was well attended and members endorsed the Log of Claims for the 2018 Public Sector Enterprise Agreement. Pictured above: ANMF Branch Secretary, Emily Shepherd addresses staff about the public sector EA at the LGH mass member meeting held in March.

Launceston General Hospital (LGH) 4D

The ANMF have conducted a meeting with the Grade 5 Associate Nurse Unit Manager (ANUM) members on 4D. Consequently, we have now raised a workload grievance. The grounds of the workload grievance relate to the following: Increase patient acuity Increase in overtime and double shifts being worked Flexing of ward beds-at times going from 19 […]