Nurses still pushing for improved health sector

Patrina Pink, Jamaica Gleaner, July 18, 2011 Despite her organisation's acceptance of the Government's seven per cent wage proposal to public-sector workers, Nurses' Association of Jamaica (NAJ) President Anthonette Patterson is declaring she will not be entering an era of complacency and that the NAJ will not lose the momentum gained from years of demonstration. Patterson, speaking at the launch of the Lasco-funded National Nurses' Week at the Church of God of Prophecy in Saint Catherine, yesterday, made recommendations for Government in tackling the challenges facing the health sector. ... Nurses