Fitness-to-practise hearing: the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland in Blackrock. Photograph: Eric Luke

A nurse who pushed an elderly, intellectually disabled patient has been found guilty of professional misconduct. Nora Bernadette Regan Territt, who w(...)

Trade unions have urged that reforms be immediately put in place at the regulatory body for nurses and midwives after external consultants criticised (...)

An archive photograph of nurses and midwives protesting outside the offices of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, in Blackrock, Co Dublin in 2014. Photograph: Cyril Byrne.

The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) is charged with carrying out a number of extremely important functions in the Irish health system. (...)

Dr Maura Pidgeon, former chief executive of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland: queried some of the findings by consultants BDO

The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland failed to comply with Department of Finance guidelines and public sector policy on the employment of non-p(...)

A report into the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, to be published today,  maintains that existing arrangements for dealing with fitness-to-practise complaints against nurses are “unfit for purpose”. File photograph: Getty Images

The regulatory body for nurses and midwives in Ireland is “dysfunctional” and is failing to carry out many of its official responsibilities, a report (...)

Four nurses have been struck off, one censured and one admonished in the latest batch of decisions published by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland. File photograph: Getty Images

The former director of nursing at a midlands nursing home has been censured for failing to administer prescribed medication to patients. Mary Mealy, (...)

Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland has made a six- figure settlement with the Revenue Commissioners in relation to an outstanding tax liability. File photograph: Ian Waldie/Getty Images

The regulatory body for nurses and midwives has made a six- figure settlement with the Revenue Commissioners in relation to an outstanding tax liabili(...)

A nurse who stole painkillers from a care home has been found guilty of professional misconduct, after failing to adhere to conditions attached to her continued registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) following the incident.  Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A nurse who stole painkillers from a care home has been found guilty of professional misconduct, after failing to adhere to conditions attached to her(...)

The Irish Medical Organisation (IMO) has urged doctors not to pay a proposed 13 per cent increase in the annual retention fee levied by the Medical Council. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

The Irish Medical Organisation (IMO) has urged doctors not to pay a proposed 13 per cent increase in the annual retention fee levied by the Medical C(...)

 An expert witness in a Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland fitness-to-practice inquiry said it was her opinion that a nurse who gave a double dose of lithium to a patient fell short of the standards expected of her.  File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

An expert witness in a fitness-to-practice inquiry said it was her opinion that a nurse who gave a double dose of lithium to a patient fell short of t(...)

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