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…colleagues protest Nurses at the Georgetown Public Hospital have said they will continue to stage a sit in which started yesterday over what they deemed wrongful dismissal of three of their colleagues and the suspension of another.Yesterday nurses’ representative on the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU),Authentic Jerseys From China, Kemton Alexander, was joined by several other nurses outside of the Georgetown Public Hospital for a picketing exercise to show solidarity with their colleagues.According to Alexander three nurses were dismissed from the GPHC while another was suspended over some morphine injections which went missing from the Accident and Emergency Unit some time back.GPSU Nurses representative Kemton AlexanderThe Nurses’ representative also said that the nurses will continue a ‘go slow’ which began yesterday until the nurses are reinstated.Alexander said that he feels that the nurses involved were not given a fair hearing by the Hospital’s administration. Alexander said,Wholesale Jerseys Online, initially they were informed of the ‘missing morphine’ issue being investigated.However,Wholesale Jerseys Online, it was only on Tuesday that they were informed of the nurses’ dismissal. The representative said that the Hospital’s administration did not seek to engage the Union at any time during the investigation, neither was the Union forewarned about the outcome and the disciplinary action to be taken.“The nurses were not given a fair hearing in the issue and we demand that they be reinstated”.Alexander said they will use the opportunity to bring to light several other issues which have been affecting nurses at the GPHC. Alexander said for the longest while nurses have been forced to work under poor and stressful conditions which will ultimately hinder the delivery of quality health care to patients.“We need better systems and better working condition,Jerseys Cheap NFL, we are against injustices that are being meted out to our nurses and this picketing exercise is to express our dissatisfaction…we have nurses working under stressful situations, in some cases 40 patients to one nurse. We cannot deliver quality health care under these conditions” Alexander told media operatives.When contacted yesterday, a senior official of the hospital said that he is satisfied that a thorough investigation was conducted into the incident. The official said that there are serious guidelines and procedures for the handling of morphine from the time it enters Guyana through the Ministry of Health.Further at the hospital’s level,Wholesale NFL Jerseys, there is adequate security for the storage of the drug in any department where it is being kept. The official said this then means that with the disappearance of such guarded and important drug,Wholesale Jerseys USA, someone must be held accountable.The investigation into the missing drug began since in August and the Union was involved in the investigation. Sources at the hospital further revealed that legal advice was also sought as it relates to the matter since there are legislations which cover the handling of this drug.Some of the nurses yesterday during the protest action.The source said that the hospital will be looking into the issue of the ‘picketing exercise’ since according to the source some of the nurses who participated abandoned their post to join the protest.
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