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# nursing - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Over 20% increase in people applying to study nursing, CAO figures show
# Third Level
# Third Level

Over 20% increase in people applying to study nursing, CAO figures show

Mar 9th 2021, 8:39 AM 11,377 Views 14 Comments

There was a large increase in applications for medicine, too, with 4,031 first preferences.

# nursing - Saturday 22 August, 2020

Donnelly announces commencement of expert review body on nursing and midwifery
# Expert Review
# Expert Review

Donnelly announces commencement of expert review body on nursing and midwifery

Aug 22nd 2020, 1:41 PM 25,414 Views 21 Comments

The expert body will conduct a general review of nursing and midwifery.

# nursing - Friday 29 May, 2020

All nursing graduates to be guaranteed jobs amid Covid-19 crisis
# HSE
# HSE

All nursing graduates to be guaranteed jobs amid Covid-19 crisis

May 29th 2020, 6:10 AM 9,061 Views 10 Comments

In a letter, the HSE informed nursing interns that they would all be guaranteed a job.

# nursing - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

New WHO report warns that there is a global shortage of nurses
# Warning
# Warning

New WHO report warns that there is a global shortage of nurses

Apr 8th 2020, 11:52 AM 15,171 Views 39 Comments

The study was compiled before Covid-19 and calls for greater investment in nursing.

# nursing - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Student nurses could be fast-tracked to qualification to tackle Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Student nurses could be fast-tracked to qualification to tackle Covid-19

Apr 7th 2020, 6:00 AM 17,481 Views 2 Comments

A plan to ensure the early registration of nursing interns is being discussed.

# nursing - Thursday 26 March, 2020

'To be honest, I nearly feel safer in work' - Kilkenny star on the front line in St Vincent's Hospital
# Fight Against Covid-19
From The42
# Fight Against Covid-19

'To be honest, I nearly feel safer in work' - Kilkenny star on the front line in St Vincent's Hospital

Mar 26th 2020, 8:00 PM 48,075 Views 2 Comments

Grace Walsh: ‘If we had the option of playing a championship and winning an All-Ireland, or our family and friends being healthy, I think we would all choose our family and friends being healthy.’

# nursing - Monday 26 August, 2019

Over 1,300 nursing and midwifery posts in Irish hospitals are being left vacant
# INMO
# INMO

Over 1,300 nursing and midwifery posts in Irish hospitals are being left vacant

Aug 26th 2019, 8:07 AM 17,498 Views 31 Comments

One in six midwifery posts are being left vacant.

# nursing - Saturday 15 December, 2018

Nurses are the victims in 70% of assaults in Irish hospitals
# At Risk
# At Risk

Nurses are the victims in 70% of assaults in Irish hospitals

Dec 15th 2018, 7:13 PM 10,059 Views 30 Comments

Figures from the HSE show how frequently nursing staff are assaulted.

# nursing - Saturday 8 September, 2018

University lecturer who claimed she was denied full time role over marital status awarded €9.5k
# Nursing
# Nursing

University lecturer who claimed she was denied full time role over marital status awarded €9.5k

Sep 8th 2018, 7:00 AM 20,997 Views 0 Comments

While it was ruled she was “victimised”, the woman wasn’t discriminated against, the WRC said.

# nursing - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Psychiatric nurses have commenced industrial action at Waterford University Hospital
# Psychiatric Care
# Psychiatric Care

Psychiatric nurses have commenced industrial action at Waterford University Hospital

Feb 20th 2018, 11:58 AM 12,342 Views 14 Comments

Industrial action has also escalated in Kilkenny.

# nursing - Monday 21 August, 2017

The CAO points are out - but remember, don't panic
# Cao-2017
# Cao-2017

The CAO points are out - but remember, don't panic

Aug 21st 2017, 6:00 AM 36,795 Views 17 Comments

It’s the first set of offers since a new points system was introduced.

# nursing - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Nurses trained in the US denied access to work in Irish hospitals - despite years of experience
# Closed Door
# Closed Door

Nurses trained in the US denied access to work in Irish hospitals - despite years of experience

Jul 16th 2017, 12:05 AM 60,514 Views 62 Comments

Nursing staffing levels have fallen by more than 3,000 in the last 10 years and the HSE says it’s trying to increase the workforce by over 1,200 this year.

# nursing - Thursday 6 July, 2017

Received a CAO offer today? Here's what you need to know
# Mature Students
# Mature Students

Received a CAO offer today? Here's what you need to know

Jul 6th 2017, 6:20 AM 17,860 Views 3 Comments

Over 6,600 people, mainly mature and deferred applicants, will get offers.

# nursing - Thursday 9 March, 2017

There has been a plunge in the number of students who want to do nursing
# CAO
# CAO

There has been a plunge in the number of students who want to do nursing

Mar 9th 2017, 8:38 AM 14,731 Views 26 Comments

A total of 76,086 applications were received by CAO 1 February.

# nursing - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

An Irish nurse: 'I began to hate my job. I questioned my career. There were days when I came home crying'
# Column
# Column

An Irish nurse: 'I began to hate my job. I questioned my career. There were days when I came home crying'

Jan 10th 2017, 6:45 AM 16,510 Views 101 Comments

A former public sector nurse highlights the challenging working conditions she and her colleagues endured as they cared for patients.

# nursing - Thursday 13 October, 2016

This woman had an excellent response to being called 'just a nurse'
# Proud
From The Daily Edge
# Proud

This woman had an excellent response to being called 'just a nurse'

Oct 13th 2016, 7:46 PM 6,681 Views 2 Comments

“I have helped babies into the world, many of whom needed assistance to take their first breath, and yet I am just a nurse.”

# nursing - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

There were more patients on trolleys last month than in any July in the past decade
# HSE
# HSE

There were more patients on trolleys last month than in any July in the past decade

Aug 10th 2016, 6:00 AM 6,504 Views 16 Comments

However, in a statement to TheJournal.ie, the HSE disputed the INMO narrative, saying that the trolley count for yesterday showed an an overall reduction compared to the same date last year.

# nursing - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

This mam went viral after she stopped her own wedding to breastfeed her daughter
# Own It
From The Daily Edge
# Own It

This mam went viral after she stopped her own wedding to breastfeed her daughter

Jun 28th 2016, 8:15 AM 5,541 Views 8 Comments

“That moment when you’re getting married and your baby gets hungry”

# nursing - Saturday 12 March, 2016

This mother found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos
# Victoria's Secret
# Victoria's Secret

This mother found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos

Mar 12th 2016, 4:30 PM 84,740 Views 87 Comments

“I bet this won’t be reported because you can see this picture in every mall you step into.”

This mam found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos
# What A Boob
From The Daily Edge
# What A Boob

This mam found a clever way to hit back at critics of her breastfeeding photos

Mar 12th 2016, 10:20 AM 9,459 Views 9 Comments

“I bet this won’t be reported, because you can see this picture in every mall you step into.”

# nursing - Thursday 25 February, 2016

'Last Tuesday was the hardest and most dangerous shift I've ever worked'
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

'Last Tuesday was the hardest and most dangerous shift I've ever worked'

Feb 25th 2016, 7:00 PM 375 Views 49 Comments

Every morning and every evening nurses are in tears, tears of frustration, despair, hopelessness and exhaustion, writes Carol Cronin.

# nursing - Monday 14 December, 2015

Nurses strike called off as last-minute talks lead to new staffing proposals
# INMO
# INMO

Nurses strike called off as last-minute talks lead to new staffing proposals

Dec 14th 2015, 11:27 PM 11,238 Views 90 Comments

INMO members will be balloted on a new set of proposals.

# nursing - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Penneys 'urgently investigating' claims security guard took baby from breastfeeding mother
# Vacate The Premises
# Vacate The Premises

Penneys 'urgently investigating' claims security guard took baby from breastfeeding mother

Jul 14th 2015, 12:30 PM 31,015 Views 50 Comments

The security guard, according to the woman, forcibly removed the baby from her breast.

# nursing - Monday 9 March, 2015

Nursing is the big loser in this year's CAO applications
# Decisions Decisions
# Decisions Decisions

Nursing is the big loser in this year's CAO applications

Mar 9th 2015, 7:50 AM 35,024 Views 16 Comments

The college application service has released details from the initial round of course choices

# nursing - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

Lots of new jobs on the way after crunch overcrowding talks
# The Surge
# The Surge

Lots of new jobs on the way after crunch overcrowding talks

Feb 3rd 2015, 7:36 AM 9,570 Views 6 Comments

Nursing union the INMO has called for the jobs to be filled immediately “to alleviate the continued suffering of patients in inhumane conditions”.

# nursing - Thursday 25 December, 2014

The Night Nurse: Caring for cancer sufferers on Christmas Day is a privilege that helps me appreciate life
# Christmas
# Christmas

The Night Nurse: Caring for cancer sufferers on Christmas Day is a privilege that helps me appreciate life

Dec 25th 2014, 7:30 PM 556 Views 35 Comments

The Irish Cancer Society Night Nursing Service provides palliative care to cancer patients at the end of their cancer journey during the night, so they can stay in the comfort of their home, surrounded by the ones they love.

# nursing - Saturday 11 October, 2014

'We had to face facts that maybe our little girl was not going to make it'
# Palliative Care
# Palliative Care

'We had to face facts that maybe our little girl was not going to make it'

Oct 11th 2014, 7:15 AM 14,132 Views 4 Comments

LauraLynn palliative carers are looking after 40 families, who say the HSE respite could be organised a lot quicker.

# nursing - Monday 6 October, 2014

Spanish nurse tests positive for Ebola in first infection to take place outside Africa
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Spanish nurse tests positive for Ebola in first infection to take place outside Africa

Oct 6th 2014, 10:57 PM 30,708 Views 84 Comments

The infection has now been confirmed by Spain’s Health Minister.

# nursing - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Group of Mount Carmel nurses owed €60k in redundancy payments
# Liquidation
# Liquidation

Group of Mount Carmel nurses owed €60k in redundancy payments

Sep 11th 2014, 7:15 AM 7,063 Views 5 Comments

The nurses might not receive the payments, as they are now considered to be unsecured creditors under the liquidation.

# nursing - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Comic depicting Irish nurses in Australia sparks anger online
# Diaspora
# Diaspora

Comic depicting Irish nurses in Australia sparks anger online

Aug 12th 2014, 10:08 AM 53,608 Views 179 Comments

It follows a hospital recruitment drive targeting specifically Irish nurses.

# nursing - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Opinion: We have made no preparations for our ageing population
# Golden Years
# Golden Years

Opinion: We have made no preparations for our ageing population

Jul 20th 2014, 8:30 AM 685 Views 16 Comments

Ireland’s population is growing older and living longer – and the reality is we are not prepared for the fallout.

# nursing - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Patients more likely to die when cared for by nurses with heavy workloads
# Patient Safety
# Patient Safety

Patients more likely to die when cared for by nurses with heavy workloads

Feb 26th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,250 Views 21 Comments

In Ireland, the average patient-to-nurse ratio is 6·9, which is mid-range in comparison to other European countries.

# nursing - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Conferences and classes planned as nursing union buys former hospital for €2.9m [pics]
# Richmond Hospital
# Richmond Hospital

Conferences and classes planned as nursing union buys former hospital for €2.9m [pics]

Jan 15th 2014, 8:30 PM 16,065 Views 28 Comments

The distinctive red brick and terracotta building was built between 1899 and 1901. The INMO plans to use it as an education and conference centre.

# nursing - Monday 16 December, 2013

Home for Christmas? Stay and check out job prospects says recruiter
# Skill Shortages
# Skill Shortages

Home for Christmas? Stay and check out job prospects says recruiter

Dec 16th 2013, 10:34 AM 9,316 Views 18 Comments

Recruitment agency Servisource says that there are particular skill shortages in the areas of nursing and construction.

# nursing - Monday 30 September, 2013

Nursing home says it will create 120 new jobs in the next three months
# Care Home
# Care Home

Nursing home says it will create 120 new jobs in the next three months

Sep 30th 2013, 7:14 AM 4,834 Views 6 Comments

The positions in nursing, administration, catering, managerial and support systems areas are being developed by the McMahon Health Group at the Cairnhill Bray facility.

# nursing - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Architecture and engineering points drop in second round CAO offers
# College Places
# College Places

Architecture and engineering points drop in second round CAO offers

Aug 29th 2013, 2:44 PM 9,880 Views 6 Comments

More than 3,029 students receive offers in the CAO second round today.

# nursing - Friday 16 August, 2013

This mama panda cuddling her baby is almost lethally adorable
# Baby Love
From The Daily Edge
# Baby Love

This mama panda cuddling her baby is almost lethally adorable

Aug 16th 2013, 8:42 AM 3,085 Views 2 Comments

They had been apart since the cub’s birth a month ago.

# nursing - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Breastfeeding and eating fish could make your children smarter
# Nursing
# Nursing

Breastfeeding and eating fish could make your children smarter

Jul 31st 2013, 6:15 AM 9,963 Views 106 Comments

A study revealed that nursing is associated with three-year-olds having better language skills and seven-year-olds being more intelligent.

# nursing - Wednesday 20 March, 2013

65 jobs announced at Dublin care centre
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

65 jobs announced at Dublin care centre

Mar 20th 2013, 7:15 PM 10,139 Views 14 Comments

Beechfield Nursing Home Group today announced the creation of 65 new jobs at its new care facility, Mount Hybla Private Designated Care Centre .

# nursing - Monday 21 January, 2013

50 new jobs in nursing and social care
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

50 new jobs in nursing and social care

Jan 21st 2013, 8:27 AM 7,118 Views 7 Comments

Nua Healthcare is creating the permanent positions in Dublin, Kildare, Laois and Offaly.

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