ASTI asks Health Minister to secure a meeting with the Health Protection Surveillance Centre

The ASTI has asked the Health Minister to intervene to secure a meeting between the union and the Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC).

Ann Pigott, President of the Association Teachers Ireland.

Ann Pigott, President of the Association Teachers, Ireland (ASTI).

Following a letter today from the HPSC to the ASTI refusing the union’s request for a meeting, the ASTI has written to the Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly asking him to intervene to secure such a meeting to discuss the re-opening of schools for those in the “high risk” category.

The ASTI is receiving a significant number of calls from teachers whose illnesses include chronic kidney disease, cancer, and serious heart disease and who are required to return to school.

 

SOURCE: Materials provided by ASTI
Note: Content may be edited for style and length.

 

 

 

 

ASTI seeks meeting with Health Protection Surveillance Centre  

 

 

latest Facebook updates

Education Matters

6 months 6 days ago

Education Matters

6 months 2 weeks ago

Education Matters

8 months 4 weeks ago

Newsletter signup

Copyright Education Matters® 2024
Website Design by Artvaark Design

Sign up to content alerts

This form collects your name and email. We use your email to send you our newsletter. Please check out our privacy policy on how we protect and manage your data.