Branch Secretary of Lincolnshire Health Branch

UNISON Members Win For Everyone!

A key part of the national pandemic response is to get as many people as possible to work from home in order to slow the spread of COVID-19 in the community and in our workplaces. Nowhere is this more important than in our NHS – where we must safeguard our front-line, patient facing staff from […]

Victory for the Housekeepers!

UNISON has successfully negotiated a settlement with United Lincolnshire Hospitals Trust which will prevent the loss of many of it’s experienced housekeeping staff and preserve their dignity at work. Housekeepers are vital workers in the running of the health service. They are constantly on the front line in the battle against infection as well as […]

Lincolnshire healthcare crisis deepens due to budget cuts, says UNISON

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust has declared a critical incident at Pilgrim and Lincoln hospitals today (Tuesday) due to huge demand for services. At one stage today there were 110 patients in the trust’s A&E departments, of which 37 were waiting for beds. UNISON says this reflects the chronic lack of resources available to the […]