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nurses’ protests in numerous ways (Balaraman Committee Report,. ). Executed in individual hospitals, these strikes were organised by the local units of. committee report for instance had identified several areas of concern after the Recommendations of the Balaraman Committee Report. Balaraman committee studying the nursing sector in the state submitted its report to government. The committee has.

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The hospitals shall appoint sufficient number of supporting staff such as nursing assistants, attenders, housekeeping staff and other class IV employees and the nurses shall be completely relieved from non-nursing activities to maintain smooth and efficient patient care services.

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The government may adopt steps to make policies of recruitment, selection, and placement process of nurses in private sector through an authorized body under the Dept. The nurse – patient ratio shall be maintained as per the INC norms Appendix The minister said the recommendations would be implemented on a timely basis. Balaraman Commission Report – Dr S.

It might be repoft end of the rail for Sabari project. All private hospitals should ensure an organized nursing service department with a qualified and experienced Nursing Superintendent, an administrative office, ministerial staff, equipment, machinery, supplies, communication and documentation system.

The labor department accepted the recommendation for eight-hour duty. Amrita Vidyalayam Ernakulam Education. The Supreme Court set minimum salaries of nurses at Rs 20, on January 21 and directed the Central balarmaan to implement the order within rwport months. The committee had recommended that the salary be remitted within the 5th of every month via bank. The eligibility repport the nursing staff for the post of Head Nurse shall be minimum 8 years of clinical experience as staff nurse for Diploma nurses GNM and minimum 5 years of clinical experience as staff nurse for Graduate nurses.


We have sent you a verification email. The panel had made 50 plus recommendations, of which only eight were approved on June 13, Monthly salary shall be disbursed through banks before the 5th of every month.

Nurses’ salaries were raised from a minimum of Rs 5, to Rs 8, In fact, several private managements have scuttled most of the improvements that were enforced. The committee led by former human rights commission chairman Dr S Balaraman was appointed in January to study the issues faced by nurses in private clmmittee.

The supporting staff shall be brought strictly under the purview of the Minimum Wages Act. Leave benefits shall be ensured: As per INC norms nurses with additional qualification in nursing, may be given weightage bwlaraman terms of increment. The nursing council may be entrusted with this responsibility.

Safe home after a two-year Saudi ordeal. The government should decide on rent allowance, city compensatory allowance as per the location of the hospital. This should be stopped urgently. The state balaraan then dissolved a panel appointed by the previous government and named a new one in October last year.

Opportunities may be given to attend 30 hours of in-service education per year, which is mandatory for the renewal of registration every five years as prescribed by INC. The newly appointed nurses must be given training for 4 to 6 weeks.

Recommendations by Dr. Balaraman for nurses

If anyone has complaints, they can approach us. Classify and Grade the private health care institutions, according to the facilities and services offered to the public. Sections of this page. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by marking them offensive. Employee may be allowed to resign and relieve from the institution with one-month prior notice. In addition to the growing incidents of agitation by nurses for better pay, and the release of the report by the Dr Balaraman committeeproposing a hike in salaries, the Kerala Catholic Bishops Council ‘s KCBC labour commission has come out against these institutions for not paying decent remuneration to nursing staff.


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Hospital authorities are not amused. Staff Nurse Medical Company. Like us on Facebook. State and District level Grievance cell may be reeport consisting of local members of the public, nurses’ association representatives, senior nursing officials, government nominees, and nursing council representatives.

The different categories of supporting staff also require serious consideration with regard to job description, working conditions, medical benefits, and remuneration. Compensatory off shall be given whenever they are engaged on holiday duty.

Implement Balaraman panel report, say nurses – KERALA – The Hindu

Incentives and rewards may be given for special achievements and outstanding performances. In-service education program shall be conducted on regular basis by the hospital for the nursing personnel for updating their knowledge and skills to ensure safe delivery of nursing care. Balaraman Balaraman panel recommends Rs 12, as basic pay for nurses Thiruvananthapuram: Home News Kerala Unpaid and unsung, nurses slog it away as hospitals smother panel recommendations.

Such practices existing in some of the hospitals shall be stopped forth with. The government, which found it hard to take a decision, took shelter under the minimum wages Act.

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Dr S Balaraman committee, which was appointed to conduct a study on the issues in the nursing sector in Kerala, recommended Rs 12, as basic salary for nurses in private hospitals. Labour commission of Kerala Catholic Bishops Council slams low wages for nurses. The hospital authorities may be directed to issue appointment order specifying the terms and conditions of service.