In the centenary year of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, the Nurse & Midwife Awards have been launched to celebrate and recognise the contribution of nurses and midwives to healthcare and wider Irish society.
This is also featured on the Nursingnow Ireland Website
Nominations are invited from fellow nurses, midwives and other healthcare professionals.
7 in 10 students have been offered overseas posts.
The UK is likely to step up its recruitment of Ireland’s nurse and midwives following Brexit, the INMO has warned in its pre-Budget submission (Thursday 05/09/19).
UK hospitals currently recruit nurses and midwives from across the EU, but this is likely to become more difficult as migration controls are put in place following Brexit.
It's near that Panto time again! time for booking if you want to get good tickets for this year’s Cheerios Christmas Panto. See details below (tel 01 9060111) and quote INMO 2019 to avail of the cheaper rate of €16 per ticket, this must be done before 20th September 2019.
RCM NI /INMO - All Ireland Annual Midwifery Conference, Thursday, 17th October 2019 - Armagh City Hotel, Co Armagh
Poster addressing the Conference theme, may be submitted by individual midwives, groups of midwives, midwifery students or service users. The title and overview of the poster presentation (50 – 100 words) to be submitted, by email, before Friday, 27th September 2019. More Info
All staff nurses/midwives who obtain 17 years’ post-qualification service are eligible for payment of the senior staff nurse/midwife increment. (All service inclusive of Part-Time/Job Sharing service is reckonable for verification of service for Senior Staff Nurse)
81 on trolleys
Services must be curtailed for safety
INMO Brexit warning
INMO Pre-Budget Submission
9,562 patients including 48 children without a bed in August
Salary Scales as at 1st September 2019
The recruitment ban has got to go
Patients at risk
279 assaults in 2019 so far. 249 were against nurses
"A Century of Service" by Mark Loughrey