Friday, December 12, 2008

Chemo Therapy Issue-Nurses Of the Cancer Hospital Want Health Ministry To Meet Their Demands In Proper Way


The Nursing Staff of the Maharagama Cancer Hospital who stopped performing Chemo Therapy Treatment for the Cancer Patients said that if the Health Ministry Agrees to Implement a Programme to Give them Proper Training On Chemotherapy Treatment and Providing them Safety Kits to Avoid infecting Radiation they will Resume the performing of the Treatment.Health Ministry only Pay Attention for the Paying of Risk Allowance and not the Above Demands A Senior Nursing Official says.Around 327 Nurses at the Cancer Hospital Away from the Chemo Therapy Treatment for the Third Day today(12) leaving 400-500 Cancer Patients are at Risk of Developing their Cancers Hospital Sources said.Meanwhile The Health Secretary Dr.Athula Kahanda Liyanage Said that A Meeting is Arranged with the Nursing Staff Representatives of the Cancer Hospital and the Nursing Unions On this Monday at The Ministry Of Health Regarding their Demands.

CID Have Arrested Two Persons Over Addresing A Press Briefing On White Abductions

Criminal Investigations Department (CID) officials have last night(13)arrested two persons at a cafe in Mahara area over  participating ...