Payment for Patient Escorting Duties for Nurses Policy

Applicable to: all Health Service Providers

Description:

The Payment for Patient Escorting Duties for Nurses Policy provides for the appropriate payment to be made to Nurses when required to undertake Patient Escorting Duties. 

This Policy is a mandatory requirement under the Employment Policy Framework pursuant to section 26(2)(f) of the Health Services Act 2016.

This Policy supersedes OP 1858/04 Nurses – Payment for Patient Escorting Duties.

Date of effect: 23 December 2020

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