Nurses strike over pay in private sector

Members of the NSF nurses’ union are on strike to secure better pay and conditions in the private nursing homes, rehabilitation centres and occupational health services run by NHO Service. Nurses working for NHO have lower pay than in the public sector or other private health institutions. They also lose out when it comes to sick leave and time off for maternity and other factors. NSF has been trying to negotiate a collective agreement with NHO for three years and resorted to strike action after arbitration failed. [Read more at > NSF (NO)->]

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