Tag: healthcare workers

Keeping healthcare workers safe crucial to patient safety – WHO

The World Health Organisation has appealed to governments and health authorities to address persistent threats to the health and safety of health workers, emphasising that this was crucial to keeping patients safe.

10 health workers at Gozo General Hospital quarantined – Steward Health...

Ten employees at the Gozo General Hospital have been quarantined after being exposed to coronavirus.

Queen Elizabeth thanks health workers around the world

Britain's Queen Elizabeth on Tuesday sent a message of "enduring appreciation and good wishes" to health workers around the world for World Health Day.

COVID-19 testing to increase for healthcare workers

Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Chris Fearne has posted on his social media accounts that health authorities have increased testing against coronavirus for healthcare staff.

Watch: #LightTheSky thanks medical and healthcare workers

Yesterday, Studioseven joined a substantial number of reputable AV and lighting rental companies across the globe that are currently participating in an initiative called #LightTheSky, which was first initiated in the Netherlands, lighting up the sky to say a big “thank you” to all the medical and healthcare workers on the frontline fighting COVID-19.

Nearly 12,300 Spanish health workers have coronavirus

Some 12,298 health workers have tested positive for coronavirus in Spain, deputy health emergency chief Maria Jose Sierra said at a news conference on Monday.

Rainbows for healthcare workers

Mater Dei has come up with a lovely way for children to show their support to healthcare workers who are working around the clock to give us the best care they can.

Work permits for healthcare workers will be renewed

Healthcare workers will have their residency and work permits renewed automatically for three months, the Parliamentary Secretariat for Citizenship announced on Thursday.

Watch: “We’re in the same boat,” President Vella says, urging everyone...

In a video message, President George Vella who is a doctor by profession said that he has been following the developments related to the coronavirus from the very beginning since its outbreak in Wuhan, China. He noted that the situation was in flux both on a national and international level.

Covid-19 screening results take up to 10 hours; Nurses voice their...

Nurses are suffering from great distress and anxiety, MUMN president Paul Pace pointed out in a letter to Health Minister Chris Fearne. This is due to the fact that while they wait for the Covid-19 screening results which takes six to ten hours to be issued, nurses on the wards are being left without personal protective equipment (PPE).