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# agency-staff - Sunday 2 February, 2020

The HSE spent nearly €1 million a day on agency staff last year
# HSE Spending
# HSE Spending

The HSE spent nearly €1 million a day on agency staff last year

Feb 2nd 2020, 6:30 AM 15,072 Views 47 Comments

Critics of the HSE recruitment embargo said far more was being spent on agency staff while others waited to start staff roles.

# agency-staff - Sunday 30 September, 2018

HSE spend on agency staff in mental health services rose €38m in last four years
# Mental Health Services
# Mental Health Services

HSE spend on agency staff in mental health services rose €38m in last four years

Sep 30th 2018, 12:22 PM 8,163 Views 19 Comments

Close to €13 million was spent in the first three months of this year on agency staff.

# agency-staff - Saturday 2 September, 2017

'A very significant sum of money': The HSE is spending a lot more than it planned on agency staff
# Overbudget
# Overbudget

'A very significant sum of money': The HSE is spending a lot more than it planned on agency staff

Sep 2nd 2017, 11:00 AM 11,407 Views 39 Comments

In the first six months of the year, the HSE spent just over €180 million on agency staff.

# agency-staff - Sunday 9 October, 2016

The HSE spent nearly €200 million on agency staff in seven months
# Nurses
# Nurses

The HSE spent nearly €200 million on agency staff in seven months

Oct 9th 2016, 6:55 AM 10,869 Views 23 Comments

Tommy Broughan said the figures are “staggering”.

# agency-staff - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Nurses 'demoralised again' as HSE gains 11% more senior managers in four years
# Health Reform
# Health Reform

Nurses 'demoralised again' as HSE gains 11% more senior managers in four years

Nov 25th 2014, 3:58 PM 11,599 Views 56 Comments

The number of nurses fell in the same period by almost 3%.

# agency-staff - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Anticipated HSE savings of €362m in drug payments, agency staff 'did not materialise'
# Savings
# Savings

Anticipated HSE savings of €362m in drug payments, agency staff 'did not materialise'

Mar 21st 2013, 8:55 PM 10,576 Views 63 Comments

A report published by the Public Accounts Committee said that it is clear that we are still paying than other OECD countries.

# agency-staff - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Nurses' union demands boycott of graduate scheme over pay dispute
# Nursing
# Nursing

Nurses' union demands boycott of graduate scheme over pay dispute

Dec 20th 2012, 3:29 PM 4,822 Views 88 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says graduate nurses should not have to work for 80 per cent of the usual wage.

# agency-staff - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

HSE to recruit up to 1,000 graduate nurses and midwives next year
# HSE
# HSE

HSE to recruit up to 1,000 graduate nurses and midwives next year

Dec 11th 2012, 7:20 PM 11,302 Views 99 Comments

The recruitment drive could save as much as €10 million by reducing the reliance on agency workers and overtime, the HSE said this evening.

# agency-staff - Monday 9 July, 2012

Howlin insists HSE will reach savings target despite €280m overspend
# Health
# Health

Howlin insists HSE will reach savings target despite €280m overspend

Jul 9th 2012, 8:36 AM 1,983 Views 15 Comments

Fianna Fáil has warned that failure to address the HSE’s growing deficit could result in hospital closures.

# agency-staff - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Waterford hospital spent €7.1 million on agency staff over three years
# Waterford
# Waterford

Waterford hospital spent €7.1 million on agency staff over three years

Feb 16th 2012, 5:05 PM 3,292 Views 13 Comments

Waterford Regional Hospital went from spending €800,000 on agency staff in 2009 to €3.2 million in 2011 – but the health minister said this amount is not significant compared to other hospitals.

# agency-staff - Friday 2 September, 2011

Unions rule out agreement with Bruton over agency staff conditions delay
# Agency Staff
# Agency Staff

Unions rule out agreement with Bruton over agency staff conditions delay

Sep 2nd 2011, 9:10 PM 340 Views 19 Comments

Minister Bruton is looking for a delay in the implementation of an obligation on workers to provide equal terms for agency staff as for permanent employees.

# agency-staff - Friday 15 July, 2011

HSE reinforces hiring freeze after €170million overspend
# HSE
# HSE

HSE reinforces hiring freeze after €170million overspend

Jul 15th 2011, 9:06 AM 882 Views 2 Comments

The executive will only fill the most critical of vacancies as it battles to avoid financial disaster.

# agency-staff - Monday 14 March, 2011

Row between HSE and agency staff could affect surgeries
# HSE
# HSE

Row between HSE and agency staff could affect surgeries

Mar 14th 2011, 7:44 PM 897 Views 0 Comments

Agency staff at hospitals have been advised not to present themselves for works after the HSE announced plans to cut their rate of pay.

# agency-staff - Friday 11 March, 2011

Nursing unions warn of possible disruptions to health services from Monday
# Health Services
# Health Services

Nursing unions warn of possible disruptions to health services from Monday

Mar 11th 2011, 8:13 PM 875 Views 0 Comments

New pay rates for agency staff could result in disruptions from next week.