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# staffing - Friday 1 May, 2020

'We have a duty to our healthcare workers to mind them, while they mind us'

Ciara Wright of The Wellness Crew says burnout will be of concern for frontline workers in the coming months. She offers some help.

# staffing - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Explainer: Why are healthcare staff striking in the North?

Thousands of nurses and healthcare staff are striking today across Northern Ireland.

# staffing - Monday 20 April, 2015

Another €1 million needed for cystic fibrosis patients in Limerick

The state-of-the-art new cystic fibrosis unit in University Hospital Limerick was built thanks to charitable fundraising efforts.

# staffing - Monday 21 July, 2014

HSE accepts that hiring staff internally without interview isn't "desirable"

A senator had called for a review of how the HSE hires internally.

# staffing - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Psychiatric patient assaults staff, but has to be kept in unsuitable ward

This is one of the issues that psychiatric nurses are concerned about – nurses in Galway are to protest on Thursday.

# staffing - Sunday 13 October, 2013

Patients with life threatening conditions on cardiac rehab waiting list for six months

A new survey finds more than 1,800 patients are on the cardiac rehabilitation waiting list for up to six months.

# staffing - Friday 7 June, 2013

'Constant and unacceptable level of overcrowding' at Cork prison

In a series of reports, one committee boasted about the lack of suicide attempts at one prison in Dublin.

# staffing - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Council closes cemetery car park due to 'staffing issues' and anti-social behaviour

The decision has been met with anger from visitors who said there is not enough parking along the street.

# staffing - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Nurse staffing levels "critical", says INMO

The organisation said that nursing staffing levels in Ireland are at “critically low levels” compared to the UK.