Tobago nurses threaten sick-out

Elizabeth W Allard, Trinidad & Tobago Express, January 9, 2007 Nurses at the Psychiatric Ward of the Scarborough Regional Hospital are threatening sick-out action within 48 hours unless urgent refurbishment work is are done at the Psychiatric Unit of the hospital. Hospital sources said yesterday there was one toilet facility for both male and female staff, there were no security lights outside the ward and, at times, visitors handed over illegal items to patients through windows on the ward. ... Tobago