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Industrial Action: 13 October 2014

08 Oct 2014 15:57:02

Industrial action by unions Unison, GMB, Unite and the Royal College of Midwifery expected to take place on 13th October 2014 in relation to the 2014/14 NHS Pay Award. The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust (TRFT) is working closely with union representatives and Trust staff to ensure that disruption to patient care is minimised as much as possible and patients with planned appointments should attend as normal.

Chris Holt, Chief Operating officer at The Rotherham NHS Foundation trust said: “In the event that some staff choose to strike, the Trust has contingency plans in place to ensure it has the right support available for our patients so that high levels of patient care and patient safety are upheld throughout.

“As always, we would like to remind the public that A&E and 999 services are for urgent, life threatening or serious conditions that need immediate attention, such as a heart attack, a stroke, breathing problems or serious accident, so we would ask the public to help us by making an informed choice about their care, as this will help us to manage our patients who really need emergency treatment.”



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