Cyprus Mail
CyprusHealth

Nurses start overtime ban

Members of the independent state nurses union PASYNO will abstain from overtime work starting Tuesday, demanding an increase in on-call allowances.
The work-to-rule action applies to nurses working in cardiology in Limassol hospital and Famagusta hospital hyperbaric department.
Earlier this month, PASYNO said the demand was based on an existing agreement for doctors in the public sector.
The union said that it could not accept different treatment and asked for a pro rata remuneration of 50 per cent.
Normal working hours in the cardiology lab are 7.30am to 3.00pm. After this time, a team, which includes nurses, are on call for urgent angiography, including weekends and holidays.
PASYNO said union members working in the hyperbaric oxygen chambers in Famagusta general hospital will also take part in the action.

Related Posts

The death of Berton the savannah cat (video)

CyprusMail

Property developers scramble to meet demand as Limassol leads the way

Kyriacos Nicolaou

Cyprus Business Now

Kyriacos Nicolaou

Shelters for Paphos mosaics a step closer

Anna Savva

Government response to ‘spy van’ affair is ‘unsatisfactory’

Elias Hazou

Huge bill discrepancies forces EAC to issue advice to consumers (Updated)

Jonathan Shkurko

6 comments

Comments are closed.