Tag: Steward Health Care

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.

Steward contract ‘legitimises Vitals fraud – UĦM chief executive

Allowing the controversial hospitals concession granted to Vitals to be transferred to Steward Health Care legitimises the fraud that brought about the concession in the first place, UĦM Voice of the Workers chief executive Josef Vella maintained.

Steward US headquarters donates 100,000 face masks to Gozitan and Maltese...

Steward Health Care’s headquarters in the United States has donated 100,000 disposable face masks to be used in the Gozitan and Maltese community.

Steward evades comment on Vitals’ collusion, insists concession ‘still beneficial’

Steward Health Care refused to be drawn into commenting on the damning audit report claiming collusion in the granting of the hospital concession it has since taken over, though it emphasised that the company and the government alike believe the controversial agreement should continue.

10 new ventilators bring Steward’s coronavirus-related investment up to €6m

Ten new units have brought the total number of ventilators in the Gozo General Hospital up to 25, as the total Covid-19 pandemic-related investment made by Steward Health Care Malta reaches €6 million.

Watch: Steward concession built on flawed Vitals deal must be dropped...

The flawed process that led to Vitals being granted a concession on three public hospitals is sufficient grounds for the withdrawal of the concession granted to their successors Steward Health Care, according to UĦM – Voice of the Workers assistant director Gian Paul Gauci.

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.

28 bed ward for coronavirus patients at Karin Grech

Patients who are referred from Mater Dei Hospital are admitted to Karin Grech Hospital after they test negative for coronavirus. The patients are then monitored for symptoms for two weeks prior to being released into general wards.

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.

Watch: “Steward Healthcare failed to do give what we paid them...

PN leader Adrian Delia addressing a press conference on the COVID-19 situation in Malta and Gozo.