Nurses to wait two more weeks

Nadisha Hunter, Jamaica Gleaner, August 11, 2010 The Island’s registered nurses should have a definitive statement from Government, in two weeks, on when the State will proceed with their reclassification. The Nurses' Association of Jamaica (NAJ) has been putting pressure on the Bruce Golding administration to set a date as outlined in an Industrial Disputes Tribunal (IDT) ruling. At a meeting with representatives of the NAJ yesterday, Health Minister Rudyard Spencer vowed to hold talks about a date for the reclassification with the finance ministry over the two-week period. ... Nurses