Court gives residents 3 days to resume talks

18.11.2011                      21.Cheschwan. 5772

Gesundheitswesen:

Court gives residents 3 days to resume talks

Without 3rd party enjoying confidence of both sides, conflict will get worse than ever, warns Health Ministry D-G Ronni Gamzu.

The High Court of Justice rapped petitioning physicians sharply on the knuckles Thursday, calling on medical residents demanding to resign over the labor agreement signed in August to return to work and continue negotiating with the Treasury.
At the end of an eight-hour hearing, a panel of three justices gave the residents an ultimatum: Agree to talks with the Finance Ministry within 72 hours, or respond to the National Labor Court over the state’s request to make those doctors who have resigned subject to contempt-of-court orders….