INMO delegation attending Oireachtas Committee on National Maternity Strategy (L-R): Mary Gorman, Midwife; Phil Ni Sheaghdha, INMO General Secretary and INMO 1st Vice President, Mary Leahy, PHN and Midwife where they emphasised issues of recruitment and retention difficulties in midwifery and also the need for real advancement in community midwifery services and midwifery-led units.
The closing date for nominations is April 6, 2018. The winning preceptor, with a guest, will be invited to receive their prize, which includes €1,000 cash, at the annual awards dinner at the ADC in Cork in May. The student member who nominates the winning preceptor will also be invited with a guest to the awards dinner and will receive a smaller prize.
Preceptor of the Year 2018 nomination form
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Our fight against cancer is well underway! Breast and Prostate Health Assessment Service for members of the INMO Income Protection Scheme.
INMO Annual Trolley Watch figures show 6% increase in 2017
For the second year running, trolley and ward watch figures, heading into the final weekend of the year, recorded over 300 patients waiting on trolleys or on additional beds in wards of our busiest hospitals. Overall, throughout 2017, 98,981 admitted patients were recorded as awaiting a hospital bed (Annual Trolley & Ward Watch Report):
INMO welcome health commitments, but urge caution until staffing implications discussed
Attn All INMO Branches
Worst month on record for overcrowding in hospitals
Salary Scales as at 1st January 2018
Investment & reform must go hand in hand to end hospital overcrowding.
Gateway to midwifery research & education
Trolley figures for Children’s hospitals to join Trolley and Ward Watch
Central at ED Taskforce meeting. Update here
Drastic and innovative steps must be taken
Additional Nursing Staff Needed
Irish Nurses & Midwives work longest hours in EU
Full details here