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#INMO

# inmo - Monday 6 January, 2020

It's the worst ever day for trolley overcrowding in Irish hospitals since records began, INMO says
# Health Service
# Health Service

It's the worst ever day for trolley overcrowding in Irish hospitals since records began, INMO says

Jan 6th 2020, 10:37 AM 13,044 Views 55 Comments

There were 92 patients waiting for a bed at University Hospital Limerick, alone.

Overcrowding in Cork hospitals leads to cancellation of some surgeries
# Flu Season
# Flu Season

Overcrowding in Cork hospitals leads to cancellation of some surgeries

Jan 6th 2020, 8:46 AM 6,123 Views 7 Comments

The overcrowding has been made worse by flu season, according to the HSE.

# inmo - Thursday 2 January, 2020

HSE can't 'willy-nilly' hire whoever they want, Harris says
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

HSE can't 'willy-nilly' hire whoever they want, Harris says

Jan 2nd 2020, 11:45 AM 22,729 Views 30 Comments

The government has repeatedly said a recruitment freeze is not in operation.

# inmo - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

More than 200 patients waiting on trolleys in Irish hospitals on Christmas Eve
# Waiting
# Waiting

More than 200 patients waiting on trolleys in Irish hospitals on Christmas Eve

Dec 24th 2019, 1:56 PM 23,903 Views 42 Comments

The number is down from the more than 400 who were waiting for a bed yesterday morning.

# inmo - Monday 23 December, 2019

HSE to pay €30,000 to nurses over 'stress caused' by delay in publishing report into bullying claims
# Compensation
# Compensation

HSE to pay €30,000 to nurses over 'stress caused' by delay in publishing report into bullying claims

Dec 23rd 2019, 5:51 PM 31,627 Views 0 Comments

The order was made by the Workplace Relations Commission.

# inmo - Friday 29 November, 2019

Trolley numbers for this year are the highest since records began, INMO says
# Trolley Crisis
# Trolley Crisis

Trolley numbers for this year are the highest since records began, INMO says

Nov 29th 2019, 1:12 PM 8,279 Views 36 Comments

The INMO said today that over 108,300 people have gone without beds so far this year.

# inmo - Monday 25 November, 2019

'Bespoke plan' needed as Limerick hospital continues to break overcrowding record
# Uhl
# Uhl

'Bespoke plan' needed as Limerick hospital continues to break overcrowding record

Nov 25th 2019, 2:20 PM 9,438 Views 21 Comments

Some 85 patients were without beds in University Hospital Limerick this morning.

# inmo - Monday 11 November, 2019

Total number of patients without hospital beds soars to 100,000
# Trolley Watch
# Trolley Watch

Total number of patients without hospital beds soars to 100,000

Nov 11th 2019, 9:46 PM 15,715 Views 61 Comments

This is only the second time that the annual figures have surpassed 100,000.

# inmo - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

'Obscene': 679 patients waiting for hospital bed - the highest figure in 2019
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

'Obscene': 679 patients waiting for hospital bed - the highest figure in 2019

Nov 5th 2019, 1:29 PM 11,498 Views 70 Comments

The number of patients on trolleys is the second highest ever recorded.

# inmo - Monday 26 August, 2019

Over 1,300 nursing and midwifery posts in Irish hospitals are being left vacant
# INMO
# INMO

Over 1,300 nursing and midwifery posts in Irish hospitals are being left vacant

Aug 26th 2019, 8:07 AM 17,517 Views 31 Comments

One in six midwifery posts are being left vacant.

# inmo - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

INMO reveals 'worst ever' July for Emergency Department as 9,439 waited for a bed
# Trolley Watch
# Trolley Watch

INMO reveals 'worst ever' July for Emergency Department as 9,439 waited for a bed

Jul 31st 2019, 5:42 PM 8,965 Views 26 Comments

Among the 9,439 patients were 45 children.

# inmo - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Nurses and midwives vote to accept deal to end industrial dispute
# Nurses Strike
# Nurses Strike

Nurses and midwives vote to accept deal to end industrial dispute

May 2nd 2019, 4:19 PM 16,312 Views 33 Comments

Members of the INMO voted 62% in favour of accepting the proposals.

# inmo - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Worst April on record as 10,000 people forced to wait on hospital trolleys and chairs last month
# Trolley Watch
# Trolley Watch

Worst April on record as 10,000 people forced to wait on hospital trolleys and chairs last month

May 1st 2019, 6:20 AM 6,657 Views 30 Comments

Some 106 children were among those waiting without a bed.

# inmo - Thursday 4 April, 2019

'Patients at risk': Nurses ask health committee to investigate overcrowding at Limerick hospital
# Uhl
# Uhl

'Patients at risk': Nurses ask health committee to investigate overcrowding at Limerick hospital

Apr 4th 2019, 12:48 PM 7,719 Views 12 Comments

The letter states the hospital is in a ‘constant state of overcrowding’.

# inmo - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

'No longer anything to fear': INMO calls on members to accept proposals to resolve pay strike
# Labour Court
# Labour Court

'No longer anything to fear': INMO calls on members to accept proposals to resolve pay strike

Apr 3rd 2019, 9:44 PM 12,639 Views 15 Comments

It follows a Labour Court recommendation in the INMO’s favour.

Harris to raise issue of 'significant discrepancy' in trolley count at meeting between INMO and HSE
# Crisis
# Crisis

Harris to raise issue of 'significant discrepancy' in trolley count at meeting between INMO and HSE

Apr 3rd 2019, 4:13 PM 12,404 Views 21 Comments

There were 81 patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Limerick according to the INMO.

# inmo - Sunday 17 March, 2019

'I'm dying, but I want to thank the nurses': Dozens write to Taoiseach to support nurses' strike

'I'm dying, but I want to thank the nurses': Dozens write to Taoiseach to support nurses' strike

Mar 17th 2019, 12:05 AM 18,760 Views 14 Comments

A number of people wrote to Leo Varadkar during last month’s strike.

# inmo - Monday 11 March, 2019

Talks between INMO and government to return to Labour Court as union rejects new nurses' deal
# Nurses Strike
# Nurses Strike

Talks between INMO and government to return to Labour Court as union rejects new nurses' deal

Updated Mar 11th 2019, 6:08 PM 20,873 Views 30 Comments

The negotiations come after nurses went on general strike for a number of days last month.

# inmo - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

'There are always consequences': Minister responds to claim teachers may seek pay rise following recommendation on nurses
# TUI
# TUI

'There are always consequences': Minister responds to claim teachers may seek pay rise following recommendation on nurses

Feb 13th 2019, 3:43 PM 14,554 Views 66 Comments

The ongoing nurses’ strike was suspended on Monday following a Labour Court recommendation on pay and conditions.

# inmo - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Nursing pay deal set to cost €10-€15 million this year and €30-€35 million in 2020
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Nursing pay deal set to cost €10-€15 million this year and €30-€35 million in 2020

Updated Feb 12th 2019, 4:30 PM 36,883 Views 110 Comments

Finance Minister Donohoe has said that the Labour Court recommendations are “consistent with the public sector stability agreement”.

'Think of us as you tuck into your turkey': Letters reveal nurses' fury at Varadkar over annual leave comments
# Suspended Strikes
# Suspended Strikes

'Think of us as you tuck into your turkey': Letters reveal nurses' fury at Varadkar over annual leave comments

Feb 12th 2019, 12:05 AM 47,835 Views 60 Comments

Strikes planned for this week were suspended after Labour Court intervention yesterday evening.

# inmo - Monday 11 February, 2019

Strike days by nurses have been suspended after Labour Court intervention
# INMO
# INMO

Strike days by nurses have been suspended after Labour Court intervention

Updated Feb 11th 2019, 7:39 PM 89,525 Views 99 Comments

This evening’s Labour Court recommendation includes a number of proposals.

The Labour Court is intervening in the nurses' strike
# Strike
# Strike

The Labour Court is intervening in the nurses' strike

Updated Feb 11th 2019, 5:00 PM 43,469 Views 113 Comments

A formal hearing will take place at 3.30pm.

# inmo - Sunday 10 February, 2019

Nurses 'strongly condemn' protest outside Simon Harris' home
# Strike
# Strike

Nurses 'strongly condemn' protest outside Simon Harris' home

Updated Feb 10th 2019, 6:49 PM 115,361 Views 109 Comments

The anti-government protesters left the scene peacefully after gardaí arrived.

# inmo - Saturday 9 February, 2019

'This campaign has to succeed, it is our time': Tens of thousands march in support of nurses and midwives
# Strike
# Strike

'This campaign has to succeed, it is our time': Tens of thousands march in support of nurses and midwives

Updated Feb 9th 2019, 5:24 PM 71,335 Views 217 Comments

About 37,000 INMO members are engaging in strike action over pay and staffing levels.

Nurses, midwives and their supporters to march across Dublin today
# Strike
# Strike

Nurses, midwives and their supporters to march across Dublin today

Feb 9th 2019, 6:01 AM 40,306 Views 47 Comments

The strike is set to enter its third week as supporters gather at the Garden of Remembrance this afternoon.

# inmo - Friday 8 February, 2019

Talks over nurses' strike end at Labour Court
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Talks over nurses' strike end at Labour Court

Feb 8th 2019, 10:16 PM 20,917 Views 47 Comments

Talks broke up this evening with no commitments for the nurses to call off the action.

# inmo - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Nurses on strike: 'You can't go home after your shift and feel you've done a good job'
# Outside The Coombe
# Outside The Coombe

Nurses on strike: 'You can't go home after your shift and feel you've done a good job'

Feb 7th 2019, 1:43 PM 12,430 Views 75 Comments

We spoke to nurses on the picket line at the Coombe maternity hospital.

Day three of nurses' strike: INMO denies that pay increases would lead to public sector 'free-for-all'
# Industrial Unrest
# Industrial Unrest

Day three of nurses' strike: INMO denies that pay increases would lead to public sector 'free-for-all'

Feb 7th 2019, 10:23 AM 15,403 Views 77 Comments

Three more strikes are due to take place next Tuesday Wednesday and Thursday.

# inmo - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Nurses are set to strike for a third day tomorrow - These are the services that will be affected
# Day Three
# Day Three

Nurses are set to strike for a third day tomorrow - These are the services that will be affected

Feb 6th 2019, 7:47 PM 21,219 Views 43 Comments

This comes after nearly 40,000 INMO nurses and midwives took part in industrial action on Tuesday.

# inmo - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Nurses announce 2 further strike dates in addition to 5 already planned
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Nurses announce 2 further strike dates in addition to 5 already planned

Feb 2nd 2019, 5:11 PM 60,663 Views 162 Comments

The INMO made the decision after a meeting of its executive council today.

By all means stand with the nurses when they strike, but don't stand by when others do the same
# On The Picket Line
# On The Picket Line

By all means stand with the nurses when they strike, but don't stand by when others do the same

Feb 2nd 2019, 8:00 AM 49,705 Views 122 Comments

Rightly or wrongly, valuable jobs do not automatically mean good pay or conditions.

# inmo - Friday 1 February, 2019

Nurses to meet tomorrow to discuss adding further strike dates
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Nurses to meet tomorrow to discuss adding further strike dates

Feb 1st 2019, 12:10 PM 10,803 Views 39 Comments

Nurses and midwives held their first 24 hours of a full strike on Wednesday this week.

# inmo - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

'The relationship between nurses and the HSE is like a bad marriage': Nurses on strike all over country
# Picket Lines
# Picket Lines

'The relationship between nurses and the HSE is like a bad marriage': Nurses on strike all over country

Updated Jan 30th 2019, 2:00 PM 30,920 Views 160 Comments

The dispute centres on pay, conditions and staffing levels.

'Everybody should be following the example set by nurses': Here's how to help nurses on the picket today
# Solidarity
From The Daily Edge
# Solidarity

'Everybody should be following the example set by nurses': Here's how to help nurses on the picket today

Jan 30th 2019, 12:44 PM 5,013 Views 2 Comments

All the ways you can support nurses, from a simple beep of your horn to bringing them lunch.

Three-quarters of Irish people support nurses as 24-hour strike kicks off around the country
# Industrial Action
# Industrial Action

Three-quarters of Irish people support nurses as 24-hour strike kicks off around the country

Jan 30th 2019, 6:15 AM 16,902 Views 99 Comments

The nurses have gone on strike over what they call a recruitment and retention issue in the healthcare sector.

Factcheck: Are Irish nurses among the highest paid in the world?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Factcheck: Are Irish nurses among the highest paid in the world?

Jan 30th 2019, 12:05 AM 121,274 Views 126 Comments

Nurses and midwives across the country will be on strike from 8am this morning.

# inmo - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

'In one day I might care for a very ill woman and help resuscitate a baby - and there's no respect'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'In one day I might care for a very ill woman and help resuscitate a baby - and there's no respect'

Jan 29th 2019, 9:30 PM 19,573 Views 21 Comments

Midwives didn’t pick the job for the money, but they want their skills to get the same recognition as other healthcare professionals, Maeve Gaynor writes.

'You ought to intervene directly': Opposition calls on Varadkar to step in to avert nurses strike
# Nurses Strike
# Nurses Strike

'You ought to intervene directly': Opposition calls on Varadkar to step in to avert nurses strike

Updated Jan 29th 2019, 2:00 PM 22,264 Views 128 Comments

The 24-hour stoppage looks likely to go ahead after Labour Court talks ended without agreement last night.

# inmo - Friday 25 January, 2019

'The largest strike in the health service’s history looms': Talks to avoid nurses strike have collapsed
# Department Of Health
# Department Of Health

'The largest strike in the health service’s history looms': Talks to avoid nurses strike have collapsed

Jan 25th 2019, 7:40 PM 26,942 Views 129 Comments

This would be the second time in the INMO’s hundred-year history that nurses or midwives go on strike.