Siptu divisional organiser Paul Bell said his union’s members were now being “victimised and marginalised”.

Benefits secured by nurses represented by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) as part of a recent deal aimed at averting planned strikes(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar: “There will be peaks and troughs for the next few weeks.” Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The number of patients on trolleys in hospitals yesterday was 26 per cent higher than on the same day in 2015, the Health Service Executive (HSE) has(...)

A planned strike by nurses in seven hospital emergency departments scheduled for Thursday has been deferred. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times.

A planned strike by nurses in seven hospital emergency departments scheduled for Thursday has been deferred. The executive council of the Irish Nurse(...)

Representatives of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) are meeting with health service management today in a bid to avert a planned strike in hospital emergency departments next Thursday.

Talks resumed between the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) and health service management on Sunday morning as both sides try to avert a p(...)

The number of patients on trolleys and on wards awaiting admission to a hospital bed stood at 423 on Friday morning. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Workplace Relations Commission is to convene talks on Saturday between the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) and health service manage(...)

The INMO’s accounts show the cost of pay and pensions amounted to €5.3 million, of which €4.2 million was accounted for by salaries.

The National Association of GPs (NAGP) has become the latest health organisation to decline to state publicly what it pays its chief executive. The a(...)

The eleventh-hour postponement of strike action by emergency department (ED) nurses in seven of the State’s acute public hospitals is welcome. But the(...)

A  strike by nurses in hospital emergency departments planned for Tuesday has been averted.

A planned strike by nurses in hospital emergency departments on Tuesday has been averted. Health sources last night said a deal in relation to the ov(...)

Nurses and midwives look set to hold off on paying their €100 annual retention fee to their regulatory body, which is due from the beginning of Januar(...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has told the Dáil the emergency department in University Hospital Galway is not fit for purpose. Photograph: The Irish Times

The emergency department in University Hospital Galway is not fit for purpose in this day and age, Taoiseach Enda Kenny has told the Dáil. “The staff(...)