Nurses, teachers, doctors vote yes to gov’t wage offer

Jamaica Observer, June 26, 2011 The island's nurses, teachers and doctors have joined several other public sector groups in accepting the latest wage offer from the government. A joint press release yesterday afternoon indicated that the Nurses' Association of Jamaica (NAJ), Jamaica Teachers' Association (JTA), and the Medical Doctors' Association (MDA) had completed consultations with their members on the seven per cent wage offer and voted to accept it. "The membership of each association has voted to accept the terms of the offer made in a letter dated June 17, 2011 from the Government of Jamaica," read the joint release. ... Nurses