There are concerning reports of nurses and health care workers being abused and denied access to services due to fear of COVID-19 transmission. These are our people on the front line working to keep us all safe. Please respect our health care workers.
No nurse, midwife or health worker should be subjected to abuse, either physical or otherwise.
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Many QNMU members may have partners or loved ones whose workplaces are not as prepared for COVID-19 as they should be. The ACTU has developed a handy toolkit to get our workplaces COVID-Aware.
The QNMU recently requested advice from the DoH regarding concerns that the Multigate 29-515 minor ops procedure gowns are not suitable for use when caring for patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19.
The QNMU has called on all Queenslanders to remain calm and respectful while important investigations into Central Queensland COVID-19 infections are carried out.