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Workplace Representatives meet with health officials

November 19th, 2020|Comments Off on Workplace Representatives meet with health officials

MEDIA DOORSTOP: Workplace Representatives meet with health officials 19 November 2020 DATE: Tomorrow, Friday 20th November 2020 TIME: Between 11am – 11.20am. With the opportunity to for media to stay and film part of the plenary session 11.20am - 12pm LOCATION: Crowne Plaza, Level 4 Conference Room, 110 [...]

ANMF Media Release: Commission of Inquiry

November 10th, 2020|Comments Off on ANMF Media Release: Commission of Inquiry

Commission of Inquiry 10 November 2020 The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF) Tasmanian Branch today called for a State Commission of Inquiry into former Registered Nurse Jim Griffin. ANMF Branch Secretary Emily Shepherd said the Commission of Inquiry was warranted given the former nurse’s extensive history across [...]

Launceston General Hospital Ward 4K Terms of Reference

November 3rd, 2020|Comments Off on Launceston General Hospital Ward 4K Terms of Reference

Launceston General Hospital Ward 4K Terms of Reference 3 November 2020 The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANMF) Tasmanian Branch today welcomed the release of the Terms of Reference into the independent investigation into historic sexual abuse allegations at the Launceston General Hospital. ANMF Tasmanian Branch Secretary Emily [...]

Media Release: ‘All in this together’ a reminder to check in on Mental Health Day tomorrow

October 9th, 2020|Comments Off on Media Release: ‘All in this together’ a reminder to check in on Mental Health Day tomorrow

‘All in this together’ a reminder to check in on Mental Health Day tomorrow 9 September 2020 This week, as part of Mental Health Week and in the lead up to Mental Health Day tomorrow, the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation Tasmanian Branch (ANMF) have been highlighting the [...]

Media Release: Budget Announcement

October 7th, 2020|Comments Off on Media Release: Budget Announcement

Budget fails to deliver real investment in nursing, midwifery and aged care 7 September 2020 While the Treasurer may have acknowledged healthcare workers for their courage, commitment, and compassion during the COVID-19 pandemic, last night’s Federal Budget announcement sadly shows a failure to deliver. Australian Nursing and Midwifery [...]

Media Release: COVID-19 Recovery – District Hospitals

September 29th, 2020|Comments Off on Media Release: COVID-19 Recovery – District Hospitals

COVID-19 Recovery - District Hospitals 29 September 2020 The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation Tasmanian Branch (ANMF) today called on the Gutwein Liberal Government to focus on Tasmania’s 13 District Hospitals in the upcoming State Budget. “Many communities across Tasmania have a district hospital providing inpatient stays as [...]

Media Release: Workplace Grievances Escalated at Launceston General Hospital

September 28th, 2020|Comments Off on Media Release: Workplace Grievances Escalated at Launceston General Hospital

WORKPLACE GRIEVANCES ESCALATED AT LAUNCESTON GENERAL HOSPITAL 28 September 2020 The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation Tasmanian Branch (ANMF) has escalated Launceston General Hospital (LGH) Emergency Department (ED) workload grievance issues to a specialist panel seeking resolution. ANMF Tasmanian Branch Secretary Emily Shepherd said, “the next step will [...]

Media Release: LGH ED Concerns Are Not New

September 17th, 2020|Comments Off on Media Release: LGH ED Concerns Are Not New

LGH ED Concerns Are Not New 16 September 2020 The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation Tasmanian Branch (ANMF) stated today issues surrounding the Launceston General Hospital are not new. ANMF Tasmanian Branch Secretary, Emily Shepherd said it is with dismay that concerns raised regarding safety and bed block [...]

Media Release: National R U OK Day

September 9th, 2020|Comments Off on Media Release: National R U OK Day

Nurses, midwives, and care workers to check in on their colleagues on national R U OK? Day 09 September 2020 The Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation Tasmanian Branch (ANMF) is calling on members to check in with one another tomorrow, 10 September 2020, on national R U OK? [...]

Media Release: ANMF lodge COVID-19 submission to Independent Review

September 4th, 2020|Comments Off on Media Release: ANMF lodge COVID-19 submission to Independent Review

ANMF lodge COVID-19 submission to Independent Review 4 September 2020 Following extensive consultation, surveying and meetings with members, the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation Tasmanian Branch (ANMF), on behalf of members across the North West, have lodged a submission to the Independent Review into the North West COVID-19 [...]

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