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# Midwives

Last year
INMO to engage with members over industrial action as HSE consider extending recruitment freeze
New CSO research indicates many emigrating nurses and doctors return
'Maternal request' reason for over half elective C-sections in Holles Street last year
'Unheard, belittled and made feel small': Women still battling for maternity care choice
Rural home births may be restricted as HSE stands by 30-minute distance limit
Tide turning on water birth ban as Drogheda becomes third hospital to reinstate option
INMO call for Health and Safety Authority resources to protect healthcare staff from danger
All time
Nurses working in ‘horrendous’ conditions as 100,000 patients left on trolleys
Nurses and midwives' union to ballot members on industrial action
HSE: No timeline for lifting of ban on home water births
'Disappointing' to have no nursing or midwifery member on new Covid advisory group, INMO says
Nine in 10 nurses and midwives feel mentally exhausted as result of Covid-19 pandemic
Student nurses 'frustrated' at 'last-minute decision' to redeploy teaching nurses to help with Covid-19 surge
'An absolute scandal': Ireland has the highest Covid infection rate for healthcare workers in the world, committee told
'Surprisingly old-fashioned': Union says government childcare offer 'does nothing' for vast majority of nurses
INMO calls on HSE to pay student nurses and midwives during Covid-19 outbreak
Nearly 300 health workers have been assaulted in Irish hospitals so far this year
Nurses and midwives vote to accept deal to end industrial dispute
'This campaign has to succeed, it is our time': Tens of thousands march in support of nurses and midwives
Nurses, midwives and their supporters to march across Dublin today
Day three of nurses' strike: INMO denies that pay increases would lead to public sector 'free-for-all'
'We're just run off our feet': Nearly 40,000 nurses and midwives begin second day of strike action
'In one day I might care for a very ill woman and help resuscitate a baby - and there's no respect'
Maeve Gaynor
Donohoe thanks nurses for 'immense contribution' but says paying them more could lead to others seeking rises
Poll: Do you support nurses and midwives going on strike?
'Now I can see that there will be nobody nursing me unless we start paying a salary for the job we do'
Nurses and midwives are to go on strike for 24 hours on Wednesday 30 January
'We've been brought to this': Nurses and midwives to announce strike action dates
'No one would choose to work on Christmas Day, but we're all in it together'
Poll: Do you support nurses and midwives in their vote for all-out strike action?
95% of nurses and midwives vote in favour of all-out strike action
Nurses and midwives to vote on all-out strike action
Agency nurses 'paid over €10,000 more a year than public staff'
Ireland's pay rates are not pushing more nurses, midwives and doctors to work abroad - report
'There's a relentless focus on us in the media': Why it's so hard to retain midwives
Simon Harris commits to giving graduating Irish student nurses full-time contracts
Crisis averted? 1,200 nurses and midwives to be hired by end of year
Irish nurses home for Christmas encouraged to attend HSE recruitment days
'Disillusioned and concerned': Midwives to start industrial action over staff shortages
More unions line up to question Lansdowne Road as all-out industrial strife looms