Doctors, medical staff to stage work stoppage on Monday

Hospital doctors and medical staff will walk off the job from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, following a call to action by the Federation of Hospital Doctors of Greece and the national union of public hospital workers.

Unionists' demands include permanent hirings, the employment of support staff and wage increases.

A demonstration is to be begin outside the Health Ministry in Athens at 11.30 a.m.