Healthcare Director of the Increased Accra Regional Clinic, Dr Emmanuel Srofenyo has referred to as on government to pay out heed to the ask for of the nurses and midwives to cut shorter the strike.
Scores of clients have been remaining stranded in hospitals across the state subsequent the strike by associates of Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Affiliation (GRNMA) on Monday.
The nurses, midwives and other service companies followed through with their threats to withdraw their companies more than what they say is weak situations of assistance.
Speaking to Pleasure News, the Dr Srofenyo mentioned the recent evaluate of the situation is unsustainable therefore pleading with authorities to show up at to the wants of the nurses.
“As I mentioned before on, the sort of scenario we have now is not sustainable so we are only pleading on federal government to do what it has to do so that this strike is averted,” he explained.
This he mentioned will assist steer clear of loss of lives and for individuals who are not perfectly to get enable from the overall health services.
A visit to some hospitals exposed empty places of work nationwide as a final result of the strike.
Even even though some physicians at the Better Accra Regional Healthcare facility ended up seen taking up further roles to incorporate the situation, the clinical director explained the problem cannot be sustained.
“The form of technique we are managing simply cannot be the way to go, it cannot grow to be the regime, the health professionals are being stretched,” he mentioned.
Dr Srofenyo also pointed out, “we have just about 150 physicians, but we have 700 nurses and so when these 700 nurses are not there, the medical professionals are unable to run their standard duty and choose about the nursing function…it is not possible”.
He explained the condition is extremely vital than through the preceding strikes for the reason that the well being staff are entrance line personnel.
“So we are not praying for a very similar problem that transpired in the past…we don’t want this to drag on for two months, it will truly be a big blow to the well being procedure in this critical moment”.
He, having said that, confident that the medical center will not close down wholly, introducing that health professionals are nevertheless doing the job toward conserving life.
“We will just sit down and assorted systems that will allow us to present some products and services to individuals in essential situations who need unexpected emergency services like those people associated in highway trafficking accident, those people who have a critical acute condition that needs fast intervention,” he claimed.
In accordance to him, healthcare will, even so, be constrained as the variety of personnel have lowered.
“…But then healthcare will however be restricted since we will then have about 700 staffs who are not coming to perform or the front line to provide service”.
The putting teams incorporate GRNMA, Ghana Medical professionals Assistants Association and Ghana Association of Registered Anaesthetists amongst other folks.
The Employment Ministry is set to fulfill with GRNMA on Wednesday to carry on negotiations on the make a difference.