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#doctors strike

# doctors-strike - Thursday 10 October, 2013

"Progress made" on doctors talks, but no deal yet

The IMO says that talks will continue in an attempt to avert strike action next week.

# doctors-strike - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

IMO will attend talks at the LRC today

Following this morning’s meeting the IMO has agreed to attend the Labour Relations Commission today at midday.

# doctors-strike - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

Minister: Doctors dispute will not be resolved at the picket line

The strike has impacted about 7,400 patients across 51 hospitals.

Column: NCHD working hours are part of a bigger picture for young Irish workers

While the pressures on young doctors are unique, Government decisions have focused the worst effects of the crisis on workers who are 35 and under across all sectors, write Dan Hayden and Dr Antoine Murray.

# doctors-strike - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

HSE 'disappointed over completely avoidable doctors' strike'

The IMO has refused an invitation to the Labour Relations Commission.

# doctors-strike - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Hospital doctors say they do not want triple pay

The IMO has criticised the HSE for its claim earlier today that junior doctors were looking for extra pay in the latest twist to the ongoing dispute.

# doctors-strike - Friday 27 September, 2013

Strike action now “inevitable” say junior doctors

The 24 hour action was postponed for a week, and then suspending indefinitely. But the IMO is now accusing the HSE of lacking “real engagement”.

# doctors-strike - Friday 20 September, 2013

Doctors’ strike called off for a week as IMO considers deal

The 24 hour action planned for next Wednesday has been postponed — but not taken off the table entirely — following developments today.

Strike threat still on the table as doctors and HSE resume talks

Strike threat still on the table as doctors and HSE resume talks

Teams from both sides have been assessing rosters to see how shifts can be brought down below 24 hours.

# doctors-strike - Thursday 19 September, 2013

IMO warns “significant progress needed” to avert strike as officials examine doctor rosters

Teams from the junior doctors’ union and the HSE will visit hospitals today to examine rosters. The threat of strike action remains in place for next Wednesday.

# doctors-strike - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

INMO: Nurses won't carry out doctors' work during 24-hour strike

The nursing union is backing next week’s strike, and say it is “unacceptable” that the HSE has forced junior doctors to take industrial action.

# doctors-strike - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Doctors in Northern Ireland go on strike

The British government is raising the retirement age from 60 to 68.