INMO warn imminent shortage of nurses must be averted

On International Day of the Nurse, the INMO says health services face extra staffing pressure unless there's an increase in student nurse places.

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation is warning the pandemic is likely to lead to a downturn in the number of oversees nurses travelling to work here.

INMO general secretary Phil Ní Sheaghdha says there's a significant challenge ahead for at least the next two years.............