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#Liam Doran

# liam-doran - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

These are the most overcrowded hospitals in the country

There’s been an improvement in Dublin, but things are getting worse in other counties.

# liam-doran - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Nurses' union agrees to meet with Workplace Relations Commission - but work-to-rule is still on

Over 30,000 INMO members are set to work-to-rule next Tuesday, 7 March.

# liam-doran - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Poll: Do you support the nurses taking industrial action? Poll This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you support the nurses taking industrial action?

A number of days of industrial action are scheduled to take place next month.

# liam-doran - Saturday 14 January, 2017

'Sick and tired': Why Ireland's' nurses are leaving in their droves

‘Recruitment freezes, a lack of respect and better options elsewhere’.

# liam-doran - Saturday 26 November, 2016

FactCheck: Nursing union leader Liam Doran's claims about the Irish health service

The INMO General Secretary made a series of claims on Claire Byrne Live this week. Here’s our FactCheck roundup.

# liam-doran - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

There were more patients on trolleys last month than in any July in the past decade HSE

There were more patients on trolleys last month than in any July in the past decade

However, in a statement to, the HSE disputed the INMO narrative, saying that the trolley count for yesterday showed an an overall reduction compared to the same date last year.

# liam-doran - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Irish nurses are abused so often that many don't bother reporting it

INMO’s 97th Annual Delegate Conference kicks off tomorrow morning.

# liam-doran - Friday 8 January, 2016

‘Sensible people are putting their health at risk’ – Patients going to GPs when they need emergency treatment

Meanwhile, doctors are being balloted on industrial action at University Hospital Limerick.

# liam-doran - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

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

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

# liam-doran - Monday 5 January, 2015

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

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

# liam-doran - Monday 29 December, 2014

INMO calls on nurses to boycott increased registration fee

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

# liam-doran - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

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

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

# liam-doran - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

More than 360,000 people are on hospital waiting lists

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

# liam-doran - Monday 21 October, 2013

Nursing union warns patient care will be "severely compromised" by Budget cuts

Health Minister James Reilly has been under increasing pressure since confirmation last Tuesday that a further €666 million is to be taken out of the Health Budget in 2014.

# liam-doran - 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.

# liam-doran - Saturday 11 May, 2013

INMO chief dismisses 'man who cried wolf' suggestions on strike action

Liam Doran says he doesn’t pay attention to newspaper commentary suggesting he regularly threatens industrial action.

# liam-doran - Monday 8 April, 2013

New 'Ward Watch' figures show increase in patients placed in wards

Liam Doran of the INMO said that the figures showed that “the reduction in trolley numbers is completely offset by the placing of additional patients, on inpatient wards.”

# liam-doran - Monday 18 February, 2013

Croke Park talks on public sector pay and reform to continue

Meanwhile, an alliance of gardaí, nurses, paramedics, firefighters and prison officers will hold a rally in Dublin this evening.

# liam-doran - Friday 11 January, 2013

Criticism for HSE's 2013 service plan as health unions to be briefed

Unions representing health service workers will be briefed on the HSE’s national service plan announced yesterday as political reaction was less than positive towards the plan.

# liam-doran - Monday 7 January, 2013

Graduate nurses should not accept 'insulting salary' - INMO HSE

Graduate nurses should not accept 'insulting salary' - INMO

The general secretary of the INMO hopes that a graduate boycott of the jobs on offer at the reduced rate will ‘force the HSE back to the table’.

# liam-doran - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Any cut in allowances is in breach of Croke Park agreement say unions

The government has a priority list of 88 allowances to be abolished in the public sector, according to newly published letter.

# liam-doran - Monday 25 June, 2012

Public sector pay increments should be deferred, says Varadkar

Freezing pay increases could save up to €200 million a year, he said, but admits would be in breach of Croke Park Agreement.

# liam-doran - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Video: Reilly tells nurses that closed hospital beds will not be reopened

James Reilly also told delegates at the INMO conference that nurses can do more of the work that doctors have done historically.

# liam-doran - Friday 11 May, 2012

Health Minister to address INMO conference today

James Reilly will address the conference as nurses and midwives conclude their annual conference in Killarney today.

# liam-doran - Friday 4 May, 2012

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'We'll bring you to Poland for match tickets' - Campervan gang's Euro 2012 offer

A couple spare in your possession but no way to get to Gdansk? We might just have the answer.

# liam-doran - Monday 14 February, 2011

2010 was the worst year for overcrowding in hospitals

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says the problem has increased by over a third over the past five years.