The High Court heard that between 2012 and 2014 the woman, who worked as a psychiatric nurse for almost 20 years, took amounts totalling several thousand euro from the bank accounts of four users of a mental health service.

A psychiatric nurse who stole money from four patients has had her registration cancelled by the president of the High Court over findings of professi(...)

The case arose after the director of nursing at the Galway Clinic notified the nursing board in May 2016 of her concerns regarding the competence and training of  Richard Amoako, employed as a staff nurse at the clinic from mid March 2016.

A staff nurse who demonstrated what the High Court described as “woefully substandard” nursing skills, including failure to respond to an anaesthetist(...)

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(...)

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