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# liam-doran - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

These are the most overcrowded hospitals in the country
# Record Highs
# Record Highs

These are the most overcrowded hospitals in the country

May 3rd 2017, 7:00 AM 30,851 Views 45 Comments

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
# Work-to-rule
# Work-to-rule

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

Mar 1st 2017, 8:05 PM 6,606 Views 18 Comments

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
# Poll

Poll: Do you support the nurses taking industrial action?

Feb 9th 2017, 10:42 AM 29,128 Views 77 Comments

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
# Where Does It Hurt?
# Where Does It Hurt?

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

Jan 14th 2017, 7:10 AM 17,820 Views 31 Comments

‘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
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

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

Nov 26th 2016, 8:00 AM 25,042 Views 120 Comments

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
# HSE

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

Aug 10th 2016, 6:00 AM 6,504 Views 15 Comments

However, in a statement to TheJournal.ie, 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
# Staffing Crisis
# Staffing Crisis

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

May 3rd 2016, 7:12 PM 27,003 Views 40 Comments

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
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

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

Jan 8th 2016, 4:00 PM 24,025 Views 46 Comments

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
# HOSPITAL CRISIS
# HOSPITAL CRISIS

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

Jan 14th 2015, 9:45 PM 29,794 Views 67 Comments

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
# Trolleys
# Trolleys

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

Jan 5th 2015, 10:50 PM 24,449 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’.

# liam-doran - 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 10,425 Views 29 Comments

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
# Health Reform
# Health Reform

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

Nov 25th 2014, 3:58 PM 11,583 Views 56 Comments

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
# Patient Patients
# Patient Patients

More than 360,000 people are on hospital waiting lists

Sep 24th 2014, 7:45 AM 12,366 Views 72 Comments

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 Cuts
# Health Cuts

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

Oct 21st 2013, 7:58 AM 6,182 Views 30 Comments

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
# 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.

# liam-doran - Saturday 11 May, 2013

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

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

May 11th 2013, 1:57 PM 6,507 Views 48 Comments

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
# Ward Watch
# Ward Watch

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

Apr 8th 2013, 2:45 PM 4,810 Views 3 Comments

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
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Croke Park talks on public sector pay and reform to continue

Feb 18th 2013, 7:38 AM 130,252 Views 63 Comments

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
# Health Service
# Health Service

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

Jan 11th 2013, 6:45 AM 3,560 Views 9 Comments

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
# HSE

Graduate nurses should not accept 'insulting salary' - INMO

Jan 7th 2013, 3:39 PM 8,579 Views 146 Comments

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
# Croke Park Agreement
# Croke Park Agreement

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

Oct 11th 2012, 10:03 AM 7,039 Views 120 Comments

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
# Public Sector Pay
# Public Sector Pay

Public sector pay increments should be deferred, says Varadkar

Jun 25th 2012, 3:20 PM 7,073 Views 117 Comments

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
# Health
# Health

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

May 12th 2012, 2:10 PM 2,627 Views 32 Comments

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
# Health
# Health

Health Minister to address INMO conference today

May 11th 2012, 8:34 AM 675 Views 0 Comments

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

# liam-doran - Friday 4 May, 2012

'We'll bring you to Poland for match tickets' - Campervan gang's Euro 2012 offer
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

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

May 4th 2012, 2:35 PM 4,434 Views 3 Comments

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
# Health
# Health

2010 was the worst year for overcrowding in hospitals

Feb 14th 2011, 2:56 PM 811 Views 0 Comments

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