Pandemic

Health care staff not able to use holiday entitlement in 2020

2:34 min
  • Health care staff claimed much less holiday last year, compared to the year before.
  • The employer's 'debt' for holiday that staff at 26 A&E hospitals were entitled to, but did not take last year, increased by 30 percent compared to the year before, according to a review by Swedish Radio.
  • The president of trade union Vårdförbundet says health care staff are paying for this with their health.