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# inmo - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Recruiting: There are 90 midwife and nurse roles up for grabs in Mullingar
# Jobs
# Jobs

Recruiting: There are 90 midwife and nurse roles up for grabs in Mullingar

Feb 18th 2015, 4:54 PM 6,953 Views 5 Comments

Last month staff were on the picket lines.

# inmo - Thursday 12 February, 2015

The hospital with the worst overcrowding problem is getting a boost of nurses
# Our Lady Of Lourdes
# Our Lady Of Lourdes

The hospital with the worst overcrowding problem is getting a boost of nurses

Feb 12th 2015, 7:25 PM 15,602 Views 29 Comments

Changes are set to occur after an appearance by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation before the Labour Relations Commission yesterday.

# inmo - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

HSE has a 'major job ahead' if it wants to entice nurses to come home - INMO
# Nurse Shortage
# Nurse Shortage

HSE has a 'major job ahead' if it wants to entice nurses to come home - INMO

Jan 21st 2015, 11:00 AM 10,397 Views 52 Comments

Almost 4,000 nurses resigned between 2010 and 2013.

# inmo - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

"A poor example": Varadkar heavily criticises Martin over emergency department crisis
# HOSPITAL CRISIS
# HOSPITAL CRISIS

"A poor example": Varadkar heavily criticises Martin over emergency department crisis

Jan 14th 2015, 9:45 PM 29,836 Views 67 Comments

The Health Minister said no one wants to sort out the overcrowding crisis more than he does.

'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days'
# HOSPITAL CRISIS
# HOSPITAL CRISIS

'Elderly patients are being kept on trolleys for days'

Jan 14th 2015, 6:23 PM 13,635 Views 38 Comments

Nurses brought their anger at overcrowding to the gates of the Dáil today.

# inmo - Monday 12 January, 2015

Nurses at Galway University Hospital are going on a work-to-rule
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Nurses at Galway University Hospital are going on a work-to-rule

Jan 12th 2015, 8:00 AM 5,536 Views 9 Comments

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar said significant progress had been made in tackling the country’s overcrowding issues.

# inmo - Friday 9 January, 2015

There are 401 people on trolleys today
# HOSPITAL CRISIS
# HOSPITAL CRISIS

There are 401 people on trolleys today

Jan 9th 2015, 2:35 PM 6,907 Views 39 Comments

The figure peaked at more than 600 on Tuesday.

Nurses from Beaumont will protest at the gates of their own hospital today
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Nurses from Beaumont will protest at the gates of their own hospital today

Jan 9th 2015, 8:52 AM 6,625 Views 39 Comments

This comes in a week when the number of patients on trolleys around the country passed 600 for the first time.

# inmo - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

'I'm sick to death of this problem' - Varadkar speaks out on A&E crisis
# Going To Get Worse
# Going To Get Worse

'I'm sick to death of this problem' - Varadkar speaks out on A&E crisis

Jan 7th 2015, 10:20 PM 35,695 Views 142 Comments

The Health Minister said the problem is going to get worse next week.

# inmo - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Over 600 patients are waiting for hospital beds around the country
# Trolley Watch
# Trolley Watch

Over 600 patients are waiting for hospital beds around the country

Jan 6th 2015, 10:20 PM 14,923 Views 76 Comments

This comes after news of planned industrial action at Beaumont Hospital – one of the worst affected by overcrowding.

Nurses at Beaumont Hospital are going on a work-to-rule
# Emergency
# Emergency

Nurses at Beaumont Hospital are going on a work-to-rule

Jan 6th 2015, 10:30 AM 10,791 Views 51 Comments

Yesterday there were 563 people on trolley beds in Ireland.

# inmo - Monday 5 January, 2015

Hospital overcrowding: Calls for Ireland to poach nurses from UK and Australia
# Trolleys
# Trolleys

Hospital overcrowding: Calls for Ireland to poach nurses from UK and Australia

Jan 5th 2015, 10:50 PM 24,475 Views 93 Comments

A record number of people are now waiting for beds, with the INMO saying industrial action is likely due to ‘chronic overcrowding’.

# inmo - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Varadkar: Nurses must sort out registration fee dispute amongst themselves
# Nmbi
# Nmbi

Varadkar: Nurses must sort out registration fee dispute amongst themselves

Jan 3rd 2015, 7:15 AM 12,852 Views 109 Comments

The Health Minister said he is monitoring the situation but can’t step in.

# inmo - Monday 29 December, 2014

INMO calls on nurses to boycott increased registration fee
# Not Happy
# Not Happy

INMO calls on nurses to boycott increased registration fee

Dec 29th 2014, 3:43 PM 10,449 Views 29 Comments

The Nurses and Midwifery Board of Ireland denied it has been ‘threatening’ members.

# inmo - 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 11,631 Views 56 Comments

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

# inmo - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Nurses travel to Blackrock to protest against €150 registration fee
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

Nurses travel to Blackrock to protest against €150 registration fee

Nov 18th 2014, 1:20 PM 17,047 Views 82 Comments

The action was set to start on Wednesday in Our Lady of Lourdes hospital in Drogheda.

# inmo - Thursday 6 November, 2014

7,000 emergency department patients were on trolleys last month
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

7,000 emergency department patients were on trolleys last month

Nov 6th 2014, 3:06 PM 4,972 Views 27 Comments

The INMO said it is concerned about hospitals coping with the winter demand.

# inmo - Monday 3 November, 2014

'We're gravely concerned': Nurses at Naas Hospital to protest severe overcrowding
# Trolleys
# Trolleys

'We're gravely concerned': Nurses at Naas Hospital to protest severe overcrowding

Nov 3rd 2014, 5:38 PM 9,955 Views 10 Comments

INMO has said its members are “extremely worried at what lies ahead for the winter months”.

The NHS is planning a roadshow to nab some Irish nurses
# Emigration
# Emigration

The NHS is planning a roadshow to nab some Irish nurses

Nov 3rd 2014, 5:33 PM 8,353 Views 15 Comments

There are 100 vacancies to be filled – and they’ll pay for registration and interim accommodation if you’re successful in getting one of the jobs.

# inmo - Friday 31 October, 2014

SIPTU ask nurses and midwives to reject 50% increase in registration fee
# Protest
# Protest

SIPTU ask nurses and midwives to reject 50% increase in registration fee

Oct 31st 2014, 6:00 PM 12,691 Views 47 Comments

Members are being advised to continue paying the 2014 fee of €100.

# inmo - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Nurses and midwives hit out at 50% hike in registration fee
# Tensions
# Tensions

Nurses and midwives hit out at 50% hike in registration fee

Oct 2nd 2014, 5:19 PM 16,230 Views 42 Comments

The rise in the fee is related to costs incurred through the implementation of the Nurses and Midwifes’ Act of 2011.

# inmo - Monday 29 September, 2014

"Deplorable overcrowding": Dozens on trolleys in Limerick hospital
# Trolleywatch
# Trolleywatch

"Deplorable overcrowding": Dozens on trolleys in Limerick hospital

Sep 29th 2014, 7:25 PM 9,094 Views 20 Comments

The INMO said today that the Major Emergency Plan should have been implemented at the hospital today, with 47 people on trolleys in the Emergency Department this morning.

'Overcrowded and clinically dangerous': Nurses criticise conditions at Mullingar hospital
# Midlands Regional
# Midlands Regional

'Overcrowded and clinically dangerous': Nurses criticise conditions at Mullingar hospital

Sep 29th 2014, 10:42 AM 7,192 Views 5 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has called on the HSE to immediately recruit more staff at MRHM.

# inmo - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

More than 360,000 people are on hospital waiting lists
# Patient Patients
# Patient Patients

More than 360,000 people are on hospital waiting lists

Sep 24th 2014, 7:45 AM 12,386 Views 72 Comments

The figure increased by 50,000 from January to July.

# inmo - Monday 15 September, 2014

Galway nurses to protest 'severe overcrowding' in Emergency Department
# Hospitals
# Hospitals

Galway nurses to protest 'severe overcrowding' in Emergency Department

Sep 15th 2014, 6:55 PM 8,212 Views 22 Comments

The INMO said today nurses are finishing shifts “in a distressed state, experiencing burnout and frustration at the lack of action”.

# inmo - Saturday 13 September, 2014

'Winter is coming' and nurses say Irish hospitals are not prepared
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

'Winter is coming' and nurses say Irish hospitals are not prepared

Sep 13th 2014, 5:00 PM 11,044 Views 23 Comments

Figures show there was a 19% increase in the number of patients on trolleys compared to last year.

# inmo - Friday 29 August, 2014

Staff shortage at Kerry General Hospital now at "unsafe" levels says union
# No Vacancies
# No Vacancies

Staff shortage at Kerry General Hospital now at "unsafe" levels says union

Aug 29th 2014, 10:04 PM 7,280 Views 11 Comments

The INMO says a block on hiring is making the problem worse.

# inmo - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Nurses to protest at Drogheda Hospital today
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Nurses to protest at Drogheda Hospital today

Aug 20th 2014, 12:45 PM 8,289 Views 14 Comments

Nurses say overcrowding levels are dangerous.

# inmo - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Nurses report 'dangerous' patient overcrowding at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital
# Our Lady Of Lourdes
# Our Lady Of Lourdes

Nurses report 'dangerous' patient overcrowding at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

Jul 31st 2014, 7:03 PM 8,311 Views 22 Comments

INMO is calling for the Drogheda hospital’s emergency department to be taken off call for 48 hours to ease the strain.

# inmo - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Pimps 'taking advantage' of delay in new prostitution law
# Turn Off The Red Light
# Turn Off The Red Light

Pimps 'taking advantage' of delay in new prostitution law

Jun 26th 2014, 9:54 AM 17,509 Views 58 Comments

Twelve months have now passed since a Dáil committee recommended new laws that would see buyers of sex punished.

# inmo - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

How are senior gardaí appointed and removed from their jobs?
# Oireachtas Agenda
# Oireachtas Agenda

How are senior gardaí appointed and removed from their jobs?

Jun 17th 2014, 9:00 AM 5,595 Views 6 Comments

The Technical Group will put forward a Bill today that would update the current process.

# inmo - Monday 19 May, 2014

INMO say proposals 'seriously compromise patient safety'. 'Scaremongering' says James Reilly
# Tit For Tat
# Tit For Tat

INMO say proposals 'seriously compromise patient safety'. 'Scaremongering' says James Reilly

May 19th 2014, 6:23 PM 6,635 Views 54 Comments

The health minister also cast doubts on the savings targets.

# inmo - Sunday 18 May, 2014

INMO and HSE at odds over whether additional savings of €80m are being sought
# Haddington Road
# Haddington Road

INMO and HSE at odds over whether additional savings of €80m are being sought

May 18th 2014, 6:51 PM 6,524 Views 34 Comments

The INMO says the savings are being sought – the HSE says this is incorrect.

# inmo - Friday 9 May, 2014

Reilly won't speak at nurses conference because he's unwell
# Sick Day
# Sick Day

Reilly won't speak at nurses conference because he's unwell

May 9th 2014, 11:50 AM 11,686 Views 54 Comments

Nurses will debate motions on bullying and Universal Health Insurance at the conference in Kilkenny.

# inmo - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Nurse to patient ratio is becoming unsafe says INMO
# Nurses
# Nurses

Nurse to patient ratio is becoming unsafe says INMO

May 8th 2014, 4:14 PM 9,776 Views 33 Comments

Irish nurses look after between 20 and 60 per cent more patients than their British counterparts.

# inmo - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Irish health service "is now critical and frequently unsafe"
# Safe Staffing
# Safe Staffing

Irish health service "is now critical and frequently unsafe"

May 7th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,893 Views 29 Comments

That’s according to the INMO, which is to launch its Safe Staffing initiative tomorrow at its AGM.

# inmo - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

Trolleys 'overflowing' onto corridors at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

Trolleys 'overflowing' onto corridors at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

Mar 11th 2014, 12:42 PM 7,692 Views 30 Comments

The HSE acknowledged that the hospital was “exceptionally busy” today and said measures have been put in place to address the high patient numbers.

# inmo - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

State purchase of Mount Carmel was never a viable option, says Reilly
# Closure
# Closure

State purchase of Mount Carmel was never a viable option, says Reilly

Feb 18th 2014, 4:40 PM 6,034 Views 15 Comments

The INMO said that Mount Carmel would have been profitable in 2014.