The nursing strike: How we got here

The nursing strike: How we got here
Nurses striking in 2015. Are they justified in taking industrial action once more? Picture: RollingNews

Do we have a serious recruitment and retention crisis in nursing? Are nurses badly underpaid? Here we examine the claims and counterclaims in the current spat

One of the facts that has received remarkably little attention as nurses gear up for strike action is that there are proportionately more nurses working in Ireland than in virtually any other country in the EU.

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