nurses’ protests in numerous ways (Balaraman Committee Report,. ). Executed in individual hospitals, these strikes were organised by the local units of. committee report for instance had identified several areas of concern after the Recommendations of the Balaraman Committee Report. Balaraman committee studying the nursing sector in the state submitted its report to government. The committee has.

Author: Akisida Bakasa
Country: Guadeloupe
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Career
Published (Last): 8 June 2005
Pages: 478
PDF File Size: 2.30 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.40 Mb
ISBN: 856-3-24066-316-4
Downloads: 32244
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Galkree

The night duty shall be scheduled in such a way that each commitree is assigned not more than 6 days night shift per month with an eligible night off and weekly off.

The supporting staff shall be brought strictly under the purview of the Minimum Wages Act. Rs should be given as annual increment. Login from existing account Facebook Google Email.

GRAMASEVAKAN: Private hospital nurses issues- man committee submitted report

The opinions expressed here do not reflect those of Malayala Manorama. News Commitete News Alert Please anyone option.

Sc degree in nursing, two additional increments and with post graduate degree in nursing, three additional increments may be given. Hospital authorities are not amused.

Recent Post by Page. The administration shall ensure a harmonious and conducive working environment in the hospital.

Staff Nurse Medical Company. It might be the end of the rail for Sabari project. The state government then dissolved a panel appointed by the previous government and named a new one in October last year. Leave benefits shall be ensured: Well-equipped nurse’s station with adequate supplies, equipment and personal protective equipment shall be made available in the wards for safe practice.


Urgent steps may be taken by the Government to review the existing job description of various categories of nursing personnel and made available for ready reference of the staff. Panels delay implementation The Supreme Court set minimum salaries of nurses at Rs 20, on January 21 and directed the Central government to implement the order within six months.

Recommendations by Dr. Balaraman for nurses

There is a yearly increment of Rs Amrita Vidyalayam Ernakulam Education. If anyone has complaints, they can approach us. In addition to the growing incidents of agitation by nurses for better pay, and the release of the report by the Dr Balaraman committeeproposing a hike in salaries, the Kerala Catholic Bishops Council ‘s KCBC labour commission has come out against these institutions for not paying decent remuneration to nursing staff. The government may also consider waiving off such educational loans or reducing the EMI or make the loan interest free.

The labor department accepted the recommendation for eight-hour duty. Hospital managements opposed it.

Create new account Request new password. We have sent you a verification email. Enter the letters from image: All other category of hospital staff shall be prohibited from using similar uniform.

Email or Phone Password Forgot account? The report was presented to health minister VS Sivakumar in the presence of former health minister Adoor Prakash. Like us on Facebook. The commission has asked for a hospital regulatory committee to monitor the health sector.


In-service education program shall be conducted on regular basis by the hospital for the nursing personnel for updating their knowledge and skills to ensure safe delivery of nursing care. The hospital authorities may be directed to issue appointment order specifying the terms and conditions of service. DSP throws tea, assaults a tea stall worker in Tamil Nadu repkrt making bad tea Skip to main content.

Monthly salary shall be disbursed through banks before the 5th of every month.

Unpaid and unsung, nurses slog it away as hospitals smother panel recommendations

The government, which found it hard to take a decision, took shelter under the minimum wages Act. Registration of all health care institutions in the state may be made mandatory.

There shall be specific uniform with colour code prescribed for the supporting staff and they shall wear identity card while on duty. The basic salary of other nurses: Maternity leave would be six months and the salary should be disbursed through banks.

The new committee hasn’t submitted its report as a consensus eludes it.