Nurses postpone industrial action for 2 days

Radio Jamaica, May 13, 2007 Public sector nurses have delayed planned industrial action as they await the outcome of a top level meeting involving officials of the Ministries of Finance and Health as well as the leadership of the Nurses Association of Jamaica (NAJ) on Monday. At the same time a series of meetings of all Registered Nurses will be held at the NAJ secretariats. President of the NAJ, Edith Allwood Anderson, told the RJR News Centre that her organisation received the response from the Finance Ministry two hours later than the promised 10:00 deadline. She warned that the nurses will be awaiting the outcome of the top level meeting to immediately determine a way forward. ... Nurses