Patient care not hit by nurses’ industrial action: union

Patient care not hit by nurses’ industrial action: union

Members of the Nursing and Midwifery Federation (ANF) oppose the State Government‘s plan to save $50 million a year and prevent job cuts by freezing public sector wages for a year and limiting future increases.

“If you take the goodwill of nurses and midwives out of the system, it will put a lot of pressure on the system, particularly around the admin, computer entries, computerised admission systems, etcetera, so potentially they may have to employ more admin staff after hours”.

Read more here: ABC

    

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