Kevin Figgis

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Siptu has about 4,000 nurse members across acute, community and mental health settings. Photograph: Frank Miller

The trade union Siptu has said it would be “premature” to put the proposed new nursing contract to a ballot. The union also signalled that proposals (...)

INMO general secretary Phil Ni Sheaghdha: “what determines productivity is better outcomes for patients.”  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

The risk of further industrial action by nurses has not been eliminated, the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO ) has said. The union on M(...)

INMO say  there was ‘a very large gap between the INMO and the employers on the new contract’. Photograph: Frank Miller

Plans for the introduction of a new contract for nurses have been referred to the Labour Court after unions described proposals tabled by the Governme(...)

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