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# imo - Friday 20 September, 2013

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

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

Sep 20th 2013, 6:30 AM 2,276 Views 5 Comments

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

# imo - Thursday 19 September, 2013

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

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

Sep 19th 2013, 6:00 AM 3,283 Views 5 Comments

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.

# imo - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Talks to avert doctors' strike to resume on Friday after local 'roster check'
# Junior Doctors
# Junior Doctors

Talks to avert doctors' strike to resume on Friday after local 'roster check'

Sep 17th 2013, 9:53 PM 5,092 Views 18 Comments

But plans for the 24 hour work stoppage by junior doctors next Wednesday remain in place following talks at the LRC today.

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

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

Sep 17th 2013, 6:40 PM 7,052 Views 54 Comments

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.

# imo - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

No breakthrough in talks between HSE and junior doctors
# 24 No More
# 24 No More

No breakthrough in talks between HSE and junior doctors

Sep 11th 2013, 10:46 PM 8,761 Views 34 Comments

The NCHDs still plan to go on strike in two weeks time.

# imo - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Poll: Will you support Ireland's junior doctors as they strike?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you support Ireland's junior doctors as they strike?

Sep 4th 2013, 9:00 AM 17,726 Views 200 Comments

The NCHDs are demanding legal working hours and more sleep.

IMO to meet with HSE on how to protect patients during strike
# Talks
# Talks

IMO to meet with HSE on how to protect patients during strike

Sep 4th 2013, 8:04 AM 3,377 Views 22 Comments

Junior doctors voted yesterday in favour of industrial action in protest against their long hours.

# imo - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

It’s on: Junior doctors to go on strike on 25 September
# Docs On Strike
# Docs On Strike

It’s on: Junior doctors to go on strike on 25 September

Sep 3rd 2013, 10:57 PM 13,906 Views 63 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation served formal notice of the industrial action this evening over the chaotic working hours of junior doctors.

# imo - Monday 2 September, 2013

Hospital doctors vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action
# Docs On Strike
# Docs On Strike

Hospital doctors vote overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action

Sep 2nd 2013, 5:39 PM 5,859 Views 55 Comments

Junior doctors in the IMO voted by 97 per cent to just 3 per cent in favour of industrial action over their chaotic working hours.

Will Ireland's junior doctors go on strike?
# 24nomore
# 24nomore

Will Ireland's junior doctors go on strike?

Sep 2nd 2013, 7:50 AM 3,434 Views 27 Comments

The result of a ballot on industrial action is due later today.

# imo - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Aug 29th 2013, 11:10 PM 15,223 Views 0 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Ireland’s emigration figures and whether the UK is going to take military action in Syria.

Strike by hospital doctors is now "inevitable"
# Docs On Strike
# Docs On Strike

Strike by hospital doctors is now "inevitable"

Aug 29th 2013, 7:29 PM 7,906 Views 56 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation has warned that it is preparing to take industrial action before the end of September over chaotic working hours for doctors.

# imo - Monday 26 August, 2013

"Be prepared" - Doctors get ready to go on strike
# Hospitals
# Hospitals

"Be prepared" - Doctors get ready to go on strike

Aug 26th 2013, 4:49 PM 13,729 Views 105 Comments

Doctors and the HSE met today to talk about contingency plans if doctors do strike from next month – but the doctors aren’t happy.

# imo - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Study finds 42 children in Ireland diagnosed with HIV
# HIV
# HIV

Study finds 42 children in Ireland diagnosed with HIV

Aug 17th 2013, 8:15 AM 9,667 Views 40 Comments

The research in the Irish Medical Journal found many of the children’s illnesses were diagnosed at an advanced stage.

# imo - Thursday 15 August, 2013

EC Commission to investigate junior doctors' long working hours
# IMO
# IMO

EC Commission to investigate junior doctors' long working hours

Aug 15th 2013, 3:29 PM 6,400 Views 18 Comments

The IMO says it plans to outline “the HSE’s ongoing failure to comply with the European Working Time Directive” when it meets the Commission.

# imo - Thursday 8 August, 2013

IMO to discuss crisis with health officials
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

IMO to discuss crisis with health officials

Aug 8th 2013, 2:46 PM 5,631 Views 39 Comments

IMO is still balloting junior doctors on industrial action today.

Junior doctors expected to vote in favour of industrial action
# Junior Doctors
# Junior Doctors

Junior doctors expected to vote in favour of industrial action

Aug 8th 2013, 6:45 AM 6,990 Views 57 Comments

They will be balloted today on whether to take action over the government’s lack of implementation of EU rules on working hours.

# imo - Friday 12 July, 2013

Competition Authority warns GPs against withdrawal from Primary Care Teams
# Doctors
# Doctors

Competition Authority warns GPs against withdrawal from Primary Care Teams

Jul 12th 2013, 2:45 PM 5,503 Views 94 Comments

The authority has told the Irish Medical Organisation that any refusal to join Government-run health teams would break European law.

# imo - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Doctors withdraw from Primary Care Teams in major escalation of dispute
# Cuts
# Cuts

Doctors withdraw from Primary Care Teams in major escalation of dispute

Jul 10th 2013, 10:52 AM 6,930 Views 50 Comments

GPs voted unanimously to pull out from Primary Care Teams over the latest cuts imposed by the Government.

# imo - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Two more unions sign up to Haddington Road public pay deal
# Public Pay
# Public Pay

Two more unions sign up to Haddington Road public pay deal

Jun 26th 2013, 7:27 PM 4,293 Views 29 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation and the Civil and Public Service Union become the latest to accept the pay plan.

# imo - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

IMO tells members to vote Yes on Haddington Road deal - reluctantly
# Public Pay
# Public Pay

IMO tells members to vote Yes on Haddington Road deal - reluctantly

Jun 5th 2013, 8:28 PM 7,965 Views 40 Comments

The doctors’ union says the proposals on the table are “far from perfect” but that on balance, the deal is worth backing.

# imo - Friday 24 May, 2013

The Evening Fix: Now Getting Lucky in 8-bit
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Now Getting Lucky in 8-bit

May 24th 2013, 6:59 PM 5,893 Views 0 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Doctors' union delays decision on whether to back new pay deal
# Haddington Road Deal
# Haddington Road Deal

Doctors' union delays decision on whether to back new pay deal

May 24th 2013, 5:38 PM 4,893 Views 20 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation wants clarification on the nature of proposed talks to encourage junior doctors against emigrating.

# imo - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Govt criticised over reports it will "drop" free GP card scheme
# Long-term Illness
# Long-term Illness

Govt criticised over reports it will "drop" free GP card scheme

May 8th 2013, 1:35 PM 6,380 Views 34 Comments

The scheme, which would have applied to people with long-term illness, was an election commitment from the government.

# imo - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

Croke Park II rejected as SIPTU, INTO, Unite and INMO vote No
# Pay Agreement
# Pay Agreement

Croke Park II rejected as SIPTU, INTO, Unite and INMO vote No

Apr 16th 2013, 6:05 PM 50,076 Views 340 Comments

SIPTU, the INMO, the IMO and Unite have all rejected the pay deal today.

# imo - Thursday 11 April, 2013

Unions against Croke Park deal will 'not be bound' by ICTU vote
# Croke Park 2
# Croke Park 2

Unions against Croke Park deal will 'not be bound' by ICTU vote

Apr 11th 2013, 5:42 PM 7,004 Views 77 Comments

Minister Brendan Howlin ha said that it is “dishonest” to say that there are no consequences arising from a ‘no’ vote.

# imo - Saturday 6 April, 2013

New IMO president promises to 'learn from mistakes of past'
# Doctors
# Doctors

New IMO president promises to 'learn from mistakes of past'

Apr 6th 2013, 7:30 PM 7,016 Views 20 Comments

Dr Matt Sadlier was officially installed in the top post during the organisation’s AGM in Killarney this evening.

Doctors unite against 'deplorable conditions'
# Industrial Relations
# Industrial Relations

Doctors unite against 'deplorable conditions'

Apr 6th 2013, 5:37 PM 9,028 Views 28 Comments

Non-consultant hospital doctors say they have had enough of excessive hours and inappropriate tasks.

Doctors issued new guidelines for using social media
# Digital Footprint
# Digital Footprint

Doctors issued new guidelines for using social media

Apr 6th 2013, 7:00 AM 7,067 Views 21 Comments

The profession is reminded that doctor patient confidentiality extends to social media.

# imo - Friday 5 April, 2013

Doctors' organisation rejects abortion motions
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

Doctors' organisation rejects abortion motions

Apr 5th 2013, 4:44 PM 9,374 Views 344 Comments

The IMO heard debates about legislating for abortion in cases of rape, incest and fatal fetal anomalies.

# imo - Thursday 4 April, 2013

IMO votes unamimously against Croke Park II
# IMO
# IMO

IMO votes unamimously against Croke Park II

Apr 4th 2013, 4:23 PM 6,643 Views 59 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation said their members would not be bound by the Irish Congress of Trade Unions by accepting the Croke Park II proposals

Irish Medical Organisation AGM begins in Kerry amid tensions
# IMO
# IMO

Irish Medical Organisation AGM begins in Kerry amid tensions

Apr 4th 2013, 7:55 AM 4,509 Views 12 Comments

The IMO president has said this year’s AGM is more important than many recent conferences.

# imo - Sunday 24 March, 2013

IMO to review circumstances of McNeice's €10m pension
# IMO
# IMO

IMO to review circumstances of McNeice's €10m pension

Mar 24th 2013, 3:28 PM 5,869 Views 64 Comments

The former chief executive of the Irish Medical Organisation departs with a €10 million pension which has been halved following negotiations.

# imo - Thursday 14 March, 2013

Ireland's largest union to decide on Croke Park II today
# Croke Park II
# Croke Park II

Ireland's largest union to decide on Croke Park II today

Mar 14th 2013, 8:29 AM 5,494 Views 54 Comments

SIPTU is to vote on whether it will urge its members to accept or reject the latest Croke Park agreement.

# imo - Wednesday 13 March, 2013

IMO details former CEO George McNeice's €9.7m settlement
# IMO
# IMO

IMO details former CEO George McNeice's €9.7m settlement

Mar 13th 2013, 10:11 PM 10,127 Views 74 Comments

The IMO accounts for 2012 shows reserves of over €3.2 million despite the settlement to the CEO and a €4 million write down on the value of the IMO offices.

Unions to address "major public meeting" against Croke Park 2 proposals
# Croke Park 2
# Croke Park 2

Unions to address "major public meeting" against Croke Park 2 proposals

Mar 13th 2013, 7:05 AM 4,894 Views 10 Comments

A nationwide campaign against the proposals will include a major public meeting in Cork City Hall.

# imo - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Doctors' union advises members to reject Croke Park 2 deal
# Croke Park II
# Croke Park II

Doctors' union advises members to reject Croke Park 2 deal

Mar 6th 2013, 6:54 PM 6,371 Views 60 Comments

The Irish Medical Organisation’s council unanimously recommends a No vote when members are balloted next month.