Act Health Certified Agreement
A copy of the agreement is available here: ACTPS Nursing and Midwifery Enterprise Agreement 2017-2019 We thank all delegates and members of the Canberra Hospital Rooms and Cavalry who have spent a great deal of time and effort ensuring that pharmacists` concerns have been heard. Without them, this agreement would not be possible. The enterprise agreement was approved on June 7, 2019 and has an expiry date of October 31, 2021. The agreement provides for the following wage increases: While much remains to be done, the new agreement provides the tools to strengthen pharmacy services in Canberra`s public hospitals. The classifications covered by the proposed agreement are as follows: the vote, which ended on 30 April, was voted by the majority of staff for the new agreement, with 91% of the electorate voting for the new agreement. This new enterprise agreement provides for salary increases for health care professionals at ACT Health. The enterprise agreement expires on April 4, 2019 and has an expiry date of October 31, 2021. The agreement applies to all registered nurses and midwives, registered nurses and nursing assistants employed in the ACT Public Service. Registered contracts apply until they are terminated or replaced. With respect to salary coverage, it was in the best interests of our members to also look at the terms of ACT Health. The new agreement recognises the role that working conditions play in recruiting and engaging staff.
The agreement includes: The agreement applies to all physicians employed by the Public Health Directorate and Calvary Public Health Care ACT Inc. (this does not include guest physicians). « The new classification structure now includes the old bonus structure, and we believe this will attract and retain talented pharmacists into the ACT health care system, » said Dale Beasley, Australia ACT Branch Professional Director. If a job has a registered contract, the premium does not apply. However, the agreement provides for significant improvements for pharmacists in Canberra and De Calvary public hospitals. The main changes for our members are: . The agreement provides for the following increases: .