|Category:||APPOINTMENTS (WOMEN & MINORITIES)|
RESOLUTION:BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario urge the Government of Ontario, through the Ministry of Health to take appropriate action to ensure staff nurse representation on all hospital committees as per regulation under the Public Hospital Act Regulation 518/88 as amended by 83/89.
1. Ensure the election of staff nurses to these committees is by and from staff nurses.
2. Ensure that the staff nurses have a voice on the said committees so that they can influence the decision-makiNG in their Institution.
3. Ensure that the appointed staff nurse receives financial reimbursement at least equal to hourly wage for the time involved in committee when not scheduled to work during meeting time.
FURTHER BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Business and Professional Women's Clubs of Ontario strongly urge the Government of Ontario to implement a review process to ensure the enforcement of the Public Hospital Act Regulation 518/88 as amended by 83/89 and the withholding of up to and including 1% of the economic adjustment as a penalty for failure to adhere to the regulation by February 1, 1991.
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