Pvt hospital managements urge Kerala govt to redress wage disputes of striking nurses

Peethaambaran Kunnathoor, pharmabiz.com, March 3, 2012 Chennai - Against the backdrop of the ongoing strikes and agitations for minimum wages and better service conditions by the nurses unions in the private hospitals in Kerala, the Confederation of Private Hospitals Association (CPHA) has urged the government to redress the wage disputes on established norms rather than resorting to measures forcing the hospitals to shut down.

 The Confederation, in a memorandum to the government, said forceful settlement of disputes will jeopardize the entire healthcare system in the state, severely affecting the rural areas.

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