Ireland faces €100m bill in Doctors back pay

Ireland faces €100m bill as doctors take case over pay deal Consultants to sue over Government’s failure to pay wage increases of up to €40,000 per year promised under 2008 contract Under the terms of the contract, consultants agreed to new work practices, restrictions on private practice and to be rostered … Continue reading

Where are all our Midwives gone?

A major survey of staffing levels in Ireland’s maternity hospitals has identified a ‘critical shortage’ of midwives. According to the findings from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO), no maternity hospital or unit in the country has the internationally recommended midwife-to-birth ratio of 1:29.5 births. The ratio currently varies … Continue reading

HSE financial deficit close to €300million

  The Health Service Executive has told the Government that in a worst-case scenario its financial deficit for this year could be close to €300 million, significantly higher than previously stated. The director general of the HSE, Tony O’Brien, warned the Department of Health and the Department of Public Expenditure … Continue reading

Putting the health of our Doctors and Patients at risk

A worrying report in the Independent today reveals how a junior Doctor regularly works 30-hour shifts, forcing her to choose between sleeping and eating afterwards. Dr Libby Ennis (28), a senior house officer in Beaumont Hospital, Dublin, has recorded a stark and revealing audio diary which highlights how exhausted junior doctors are left … Continue reading

Job seekers you are being examined by Recruiters on Social Media

Reference-checking in the tech-savvy age goes beyond a few phone calls to listed numbers on a CV (Curriculum Vitae) and includes a sweep of candidates’ online presence, a survey conducted by sales and marketing recruitment consultancy Sales Placement suggests. The survey questioned 70 employers of sales and marketing professionals in … Continue reading

Consultant Dermatologist job just in for Dublin

We have a Medical job just in for a Lead Consultant Dermatologist for a Clinic in Dublin This Dermatologist will work alongside the Facial Plastic Surgeon Start date beginning of July Hours will be 16-24 or 3/4 days a week South Dublin location Essential Requirements: – Must be on the … Continue reading

Jackie Brown Medical – Nursing Jobs

Are you looking for a nursing job in the UK or Ireland? We have a variety of jobs available for you to choose from listed below: Practice Nurse – Part Time Contract – Dublin 4 & 14 – €21 per hour Duties Summary – Phlebotomy, Child Vaccinations, Smears, Family Planning … Continue reading

Do your homework before your medical job interview

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Do your homework before your medical job interview It doesn’t matter what role or position you are applying for, research the company before you go into a job interview. Use the internet to gain information and data that will improve your answers. Find out the relevant details: The company’s goals/missions … Continue reading