Tag: Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses

MUMN accuses government of depriving nurses of rights as Court provisionally...

Mr Justice Robert Mangion has provisionally upheld a warrant of prohibitory injunction with the case set to be heard next week.

Government warns of possible disruption in administering flu vaccine following union...

The government said that the services will resume once the industrial action is called off

MUMN directs nurses not to administer flu vaccine over pending disputes

The Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses has directed all nurses to refrain from administering the flu vaccine and from doing any bloodletting after a meeting with the Health Division failed to address a number of pending disputes.

Elective surgery stopped as nurses step up industrial action

Elective surgeries have been halted as the Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses has stepped up industrial action in Malta’s public hospitals.

Steward awaiting government direction to resolve MUMN meal allowances dispute

Steward Health Care Malta has declare it is willing to address the Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses’ demands for a meal allowance – over which the union has threatened industrial action – but said that it was awaiting direction from the Health Ministry over the matter.

MUMN retains reservations on Covid-19 measures

MUMN welcomed the Malta Tourism Authority’s clarification that bars can only serve seated patrons if they are to remain open, but nevertheless expressed its reservations at the move in light of two important concerns.

Nurses suspend industrial action

The Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses has suspended its industrial action – due to start today – after deeming itself satisfied with the concessions made by the government over its handling of the Covid-19 pandemic on yesterday’s MCESD meeting.

Steward blames government over recruitment of foreign nurses in Gozo

Steward Healthcare is insisting that the government’s failure to release Gozitan nurses employed in Malta for transfer constrained it to recruit foreign nurses in the Gozo General Hospital, a move that has seen the Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses call for industrial action.

Watch: Gozitan nurses protest foreign recruitment in Gozo hospital

The Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses organised a protest outside the Auberge de Castille, in which they are asking the Prime Minister to stop Steward Healthcare from employing foreign nurses in the Gozo General Hospital.

MUMN celebrates International Day of the Midwife

The Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses (MUMN) would like to thank "our amazing midwifery teams who continue to reassure and care for mothers and babies, today and every day."