Members of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation at the St John of God Services in Beaufort, Killarney, Co Kerry are to ballot for industrial action.

Members of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation at the St John of God Services in Beaufort, Killarney, Co Kerry are to ballot for industrial act(...)

Kieran Mulvey said the amount of money paid to entry grade levels for the professions was ‘a problem that comes back to bite you after a while’. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The chief executive of the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC) has called for the Lansdowne Road agreement to be “revisited” if teachers, gardaí or n(...)

The INMO says that the response to recruitment drives so far has been weak.   Photograph: Alan Betson

Nurses “dread” working on St Patrick’s Day and other occasions where there is an increase in people using accident and emergency departments, says ge(...)

A file image of INMO members working at  St Vincent’s Hospital holding a  protest outside the hospital in Dublin last year.  Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Nurses in hospital emergency departments have voted to accept new proposals aimed at tackling overcrowding. Members of the Irish Nurses and Midwives(...)

A still from a video broadcast by RTÉ’s Prime Time Investigates of alleged abuse of patients at Áras Attracta

A High Court judge may rule on Friday on an application by five psychiatric nursing staff at the HSE’s Áras Attracta facility in Co Mayo for injunctio(...)

Irish Nurses Organisation (INO) general secretary Liam Doran. The proposed deal requires both sides to come back within a month to see if the new measures are working.

The executive of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation will meet later on Monday to consider new proposals aimed at averting a planned strike in (...)

 Minister for Health Leo Varadkar with Tony O’Brien, director general of the HSE, at St James’s Hospital, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin have again clashed at Cabinet over funding for the heal(...)

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(...)

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin has says he will resist new  claims from other unions after a deal was reached to avert a nurses strike.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Health care staff such as porters, radiographers and ambulance personnel may seek the additional leave that is being offered to emergency department n(...)

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(...)