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# agency-staff - Sunday 2 February, 2020

The HSE spent nearly €1 million a day on agency staff last year

Critics of the HSE recruitment embargo said far more was being spent on agency staff while others waited to start staff roles.

# agency-staff - Sunday 30 September, 2018

HSE spend on agency staff in mental health services rose €38m in last four years

Close to €13 million was spent in the first three months of this year on agency staff.

# agency-staff - Saturday 2 September, 2017

'A very significant sum of money': The HSE is spending a lot more than it planned on agency staff

In the first six months of the year, the HSE spent just over €180 million on agency staff.

# agency-staff - Sunday 9 October, 2016

The HSE spent nearly €200 million on agency staff in seven months

Tommy Broughan said the figures are “staggering”.

# agency-staff - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Nurses 'demoralised again' as HSE gains 11% more senior managers in four years

The number of nurses fell in the same period by almost 3%.

# agency-staff - Thursday 21 March, 2013

Anticipated HSE savings of €362m in drug payments, agency staff 'did not materialise'

A report published by the Public Accounts Committee said that it is clear that we are still paying than other OECD countries.

# agency-staff - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Nurses' union demands boycott of graduate scheme over pay dispute

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says graduate nurses should not have to work for 80 per cent of the usual wage.

# agency-staff - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

HSE to recruit up to 1,000 graduate nurses and midwives next year HSE

HSE to recruit up to 1,000 graduate nurses and midwives next year

The recruitment drive could save as much as €10 million by reducing the reliance on agency workers and overtime, the HSE said this evening.

# agency-staff - Monday 9 July, 2012

Howlin insists HSE will reach savings target despite €280m overspend

Fianna Fáil has warned that failure to address the HSE’s growing deficit could result in hospital closures.

# agency-staff - Thursday 16 February, 2012

Waterford hospital spent €7.1 million on agency staff over three years

Waterford Regional Hospital went from spending €800,000 on agency staff in 2009 to €3.2 million in 2011 – but the health minister said this amount is not significant compared to other hospitals.

# agency-staff - Friday 2 September, 2011

Unions rule out agreement with Bruton over agency staff conditions delay

Minister Bruton is looking for a delay in the implementation of an obligation on workers to provide equal terms for agency staff as for permanent employees.

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# agency-staff - Friday 15 July, 2011

HSE reinforces hiring freeze after €170million overspend HSE

HSE reinforces hiring freeze after €170million overspend

The executive will only fill the most critical of vacancies as it battles to avoid financial disaster.

# agency-staff - Monday 14 March, 2011

Row between HSE and agency staff could affect surgeries HSE

Row between HSE and agency staff could affect surgeries

Agency staff at hospitals have been advised not to present themselves for works after the HSE announced plans to cut their rate of pay.

# agency-staff - Friday 11 March, 2011

Nursing unions warn of possible disruptions to health services from Monday

New pay rates for agency staff could result in disruptions from next week.