NURSES left out of pocket by the States’ new system for managing pay have turned to their union for help.
NURSES feel like they have had to ‘beg for money’ after not receiving all they were due for December, a union representative has said.
A NURSES union representative has branded Health and Social Services’ decision to cancel 40 operations as ‘unacceptable’.
HEALTH and Social Services recruited more nurses last year than left, but it said this has no direct correlation with ward closures.
NURSING union representatives were due today from the UK to speak with their members and Health and Social Services.
THE hospital is badly managed and Health and Social Services needs to address the situation, Deputy Mike Hadley has said.
OVERBURDENED nurses have turned to their unions for help out of fear that ward closures could stop them providing a professional service.
A NURSE who gave a patient the wrong mix of drugs, and failed to recognise that another was allergic to penicillin, has been cleared of misconduct.
AFTER a nervous year-long wait three Guernsey nurses have qualified for the Olympics as volunteer ‘games makers’.
LOCAL nurses are demoralised because they don’t get access to the same benefits as non-local employees, the Guernsey representative of the Royal College of Nursing has stated.