In its letter of support to the INMO
, the association said the damage the initiative would cause to the nursing profession would be "immeasurable".
Representatives from INMO
handed a letter to the Department of Health calling on the incoming Minister to reverse this draconian cut for students.
The worst flu outbreak in years is being blamed for the record figures but the INMO
have been warning hospitals are simply not able to cope with the numbers seeking treatment.
He said in the Dail: "I met the General Secretary of the INMO
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said there are eight patients waiting at the National Children's Hospital, Tallaght, five at Temple Street and two at Our Lady's Hospital, Crumlin.
In those circumstances the INMO
will have to take the necessary steps to protect the safety, health and welfare of our members.
But despite constant INMO
pressure nothing has been done to improve the situation for either patients or the wornout medical staff.
spokeswoman Phil Ni Sheadhagh said it is now clear hospitals cannot cope with the demand.
Tony Fitzpatrick of the INMO
blasted the Government and HSE for their "inept" handling of the crisis.
THE recruitment freeze is once again causing dangerous levels of overcrowding at hospitals around the country, according to the INMO
Nurses' union the INMO
announced yesterday it will publish daily the number of children in hospital without a bed.