A planned strike by paramedics in the Midlands on Tuesday has been deferred. Nintety-four percent of National Ambulance Service Representative Associ(...)

The union says up to 1,000 new nurses are needed to fill 600 current vacancies and to replace retiring staff across the mental health services.

The Psychiatric Nurses Association is to vote on proposals for industrial action over staffing shortages in the profession. Delegates at the associat(...)

The new arrangement will set student nurse rates at 70 per cent of the first point of the staff nurses incremental pay scale. Up to 1,400 student nurses are expected to benefit from the new arrangements.

The next government will have to provide additional funding to the health service to meet the cost of pay rises agreed earlier this week for student (...)

A screen grab from RTÉ’s Investigations Unit - Inside Bungalow 3 report on Prime Time last December.

The HSE hopes to resolve a legal dispute with five psychiatric nurses at the Aras Attracta care facility in Co Mayo over the conduct of internal inves(...)

A High Court judge has granted injunctions to five psychiatric nurses at the Health Service Executive (HSE)’s Aras Attracta facility in Co Mayo restraining the HSE proceeding with an internal investigation into complaints against them.

A High Court judge has granted injunctions to five psychiatric nurses at the Health Service Executive (HSE)’s Aras Attracta facility in Co Mayo restra(...)

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(...)

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(...)

University Hospital Galway: Ray Walsh was found dead in the grounds of a Galway school eight days after leaving the hospital’s psychiatric unit. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

The sister of a Galway man whose body was found eight days after he had been reported missing from University Hospital Galway’s (UHG) psychiatric unit(...)

The Irish Fire and Emergency Services Association, sought a judicial review of the Labour Court’s March 2014 recommendation. Photograph: Eric Luke

A trade union representing most of the 76 retained fire-fighters employed by Waterford County Council has lost its challenge to a Labour Court recomme(...)

Members of the Psychiatric Nurses’ Association (PNA) nurses have voted by 80% against acceptance of the Labour Relations Commission (LRC) proposals

Members of the Psychiatric Nurses’ Association (PNA) nurses have voted by 80% against acceptance of the Labour Relations Commission (LRC) proposals fo(...)