Ambulance workers from the Psychiatric Nurses Association say they have been left with no choice but to go on strike.
PNA General Secretary Peter Hughes says it is hard to understand how the HSE solution to the ongoing staffing row is to order a new embargo on recruitment.
The ambulance personnel branch of the Psychiatric Nurses Association is striking for a second consecutive day today.
The Psychiatric Nurses Association has announced an escalation of its industrial action to include 24-hour bans on overtime.
The Irish Nurses and Midwives’ Organisation (INMO) has said nurses must be prepared “to dig in for the long haul”, ahead of two further days of strikes this week.
The general secretary of the Psychiatric Nurses Association, Peter Hughes, says his members do not want to strike, but government inaction is forcing them to do so.
The Psychiatric Nurses Association will begin balloting its members today for industrial action up to and including strike.
Psychiatric nurses across the country are to be balloted on industrial action up to and including strike.
The HSE is to reopen a psychiatric unit at University College Hospital Galway following a dispute with nurses.
A ballot has been deferred on LRC proposals designed to end a row that has kept a new €15m psychiatric unit closed following claims that managers are leaning on staff to vote in favour of the proposals.
The Psychiatric Nurses Association has said it will not take part in talks designed to defuse a row over the opening of a psychiatric facility unless a nurse put off duty for airing his concerns in the media is allowed return to work.
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