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#student nurses

# student-nurses - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Government accused of 'playing games' over plan to send bill on student nurse pay 'into the ether'
# Opposition Bill
# Opposition Bill

Government accused of 'playing games' over plan to send bill on student nurse pay 'into the ether'

Feb 17th 2021, 2:48 PM 10,664 Views 19 Comments

Cabinet is of the view that student nurses are being educated and not working while on placement.

# student-nurses - Monday 8 February, 2021

'I put an 11-week-old fetus into a little coffin': Student nurses to the Taoiseach in their own words
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

'I put an 11-week-old fetus into a little coffin': Student nurses to the Taoiseach in their own words

Feb 8th 2021, 12:05 AM 59,549 Views 37 Comments

A number of nurses contacted Micheál Martin following a Dáil debate over pay in December

# student-nurses - Monday 1 February, 2021

'I had to tell them their baby was dead': Student nurses to Stephen Donnelly in their own words
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

'I had to tell them their baby was dead': Student nurses to Stephen Donnelly in their own words

Feb 1st 2021, 12:05 AM 101,237 Views 52 Comments

A number of nurses contacted the Health Minister following a Dáil debate over pay in December.

# student-nurses - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

'She doesn't get paid for that': Dáil told of student nurse whose patient's toe 'came off in his sock'
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

'She doesn't get paid for that': Dáil told of student nurse whose patient's toe 'came off in his sock'

Jan 20th 2021, 11:56 AM 108,259 Views 63 Comments

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly has been accused of gaslighting student nurses.

# student-nurses - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Student nurses repeat call for fair payment as Collins Report sent to Cabinet
# Collins Report
# Collins Report

Student nurses repeat call for fair payment as Collins Report sent to Cabinet

Jan 19th 2021, 12:01 PM 7,944 Views 21 Comments

The report compiled by Professor Tom Collins was to look at how student nurses should be paid for working during the Covid pandemic.

# student-nurses - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Student nurses 'frustrated' at 'last-minute decision' to redeploy teaching nurses to help with Covid-19 surge
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Student nurses 'frustrated' at 'last-minute decision' to redeploy teaching nurses to help with Covid-19 surge

Updated Jan 17th 2021, 1:17 PM 46,129 Views 56 Comments

Clinical placements for most student nurses and midwives – due to start tomorrow – have been suspended.

# student-nurses - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Student nurses agree to 'guarded engagement' with review on pay and conditions proposed by government
# INMO
# INMO

Student nurses agree to 'guarded engagement' with review on pay and conditions proposed by government

Dec 16th 2020, 9:18 PM 8,615 Views 4 Comments

The INMO said student nurses and midwives had “rightly given a cautious response” to the proposed reviews.

# student-nurses - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Student nurses rostered for work should be paid by employers, Taoiseach says
# Nurses
# Nurses

Student nurses rostered for work should be paid by employers, Taoiseach says

Dec 15th 2020, 9:40 PM 20,885 Views 50 Comments

But Micheal Martin warned such a situation would cause problems for the nursing degree programme.

# student-nurses - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Student nurses motion was 'party politics' designed to make the 'government look bad', says Varadkar
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

Student nurses motion was 'party politics' designed to make the 'government look bad', says Varadkar

Dec 10th 2020, 1:20 PM 21,215 Views 90 Comments

A review on allowances is due by the end of the month.

# student-nurses - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Explainer: What is the current situation with unpaid student nurse placements?
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

Explainer: What is the current situation with unpaid student nurse placements?

Dec 9th 2020, 12:05 AM 20,497 Views 40 Comments

The government last week voted against a motion to pay student nurses on placement.

# student-nurses - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

Taoiseach accuses opposition of 'playing politics' with 'simplistic motion' about student nurses' pay

Taoiseach accuses opposition of 'playing politics' with 'simplistic motion' about student nurses' pay

Dec 8th 2020, 3:47 PM 24,553 Views 77 Comments

Micheál Martin said there should be “no exploitation of any student nurse in any hospital setting”.

# student-nurses - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Student nurse: 'I never understood why nurses left Ireland, but now I plan to join them'
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

Student nurse: 'I never understood why nurses left Ireland, but now I plan to join them'

Dec 5th 2020, 7:30 AM 145,689 Views 166 Comments

Chloe Slevin shares her disgust at the recent decision by Government to vote down a motion to pay student nurses and midwives.

# student-nurses - Friday 4 December, 2020

'We're at breaking point': Unpaid student nurses under financial pressure to work extra shifts despite potential Covid risk
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

'We're at breaking point': Unpaid student nurses under financial pressure to work extra shifts despite potential Covid risk

Dec 4th 2020, 7:00 AM 17,363 Views 0 Comments

Student nurses say they are torn between risking cross-contamination or jeopardising their own financial security.

# student-nurses - Thursday 3 December, 2020

Government voting against motion to pay student nurses described as 'betrayal'
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Government voting against motion to pay student nurses described as 'betrayal'

Dec 3rd 2020, 8:56 AM 68,087 Views 167 Comments

The Solidarity-People Before Profit (PBP) motion was defeated by 77 votes to 72.

# student-nurses - 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 8,996 Views 10 Comments

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

# student-nurses - 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 17,460 Views 2 Comments

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

# student-nurses - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

INMO calls on HSE to pay student nurses and midwives during Covid-19 outbreak
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

INMO calls on HSE to pay student nurses and midwives during Covid-19 outbreak

Mar 24th 2020, 11:17 AM 16,453 Views 42 Comments

Hundreds of student nurses are set to begin their unpaid work placements this month.

# student-nurses - Monday 23 March, 2020

'Times are strange and we're being thrown right in': Student nurses joining the frontlines in Covid-19 crisis
# Unpaid Placement
# Unpaid Placement

'Times are strange and we're being thrown right in': Student nurses joining the frontlines in Covid-19 crisis

Mar 23rd 2020, 12:05 AM 55,043 Views 85 Comments

Student nurses often do their work placements without pay.

# student-nurses - Friday 5 May, 2017

Simon Harris commits to giving graduating Irish student nurses full-time contracts
# Full Time Whistle
# Full Time Whistle

Simon Harris commits to giving graduating Irish student nurses full-time contracts

May 5th 2017, 6:25 PM 9,880 Views 35 Comments

Staffing and retention are two key issues that nearly led to industrial action in the nursing sector earlier this year.

# student-nurses - Thursday 1 August, 2013

HSE to pay student nurses and midwives €6.49 an hour
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

HSE to pay student nurses and midwives €6.49 an hour

Aug 1st 2013, 9:22 PM 37,031 Views 316 Comments

Fourth year students who are due to go on placements will be paid, at best, 86 cent less than the national minimum wage, being paid €6.49 an hour for the first 12 weeks.

# student-nurses - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Student nurses protest over plans to cut pay for placements
# Student Nurses
# Student Nurses

Student nurses protest over plans to cut pay for placements

Feb 16th 2011, 7:10 PM 993 Views 0 Comments

Government plans would see payments to final year nursing students in respect of time on placement phased out.

# student-nurses - Friday 11 February, 2011

Tanaiste to review proposed abolition of student nurses' pay
# Nurses Pay
# Nurses Pay

Tanaiste to review proposed abolition of student nurses' pay

Feb 11th 2011, 1:19 PM 705 Views 0 Comments

The decision to launch the review follows protests by nurses across the country earlier this week.

# student-nurses - Thursday 23 December, 2010

Student nurses' pay to be cut to zero by 2015
# Health
# Health

Student nurses' pay to be cut to zero by 2015

Dec 23rd 2010, 10:28 AM 5,223 Views 0 Comments

Department of Health cutbacks mean trainee nurses will no longer be paid for their 36 weeks of work on hospital wards.