Nurses' union says local changes not part of deal

Martin Wall, Irish Times, September 29, 2010 Nurses have been told by their union that they should not co-operate with any dictatorial approach by local health service management in implementation of change and reform measures. The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) maintained local health managers had been putting forward significant reform proposals and arguing that these must be implemented under the Croke Park agreement. The union said this was not the way that the deal on public service pay and reform should be operated. In a memo to its 40,000 members, the union’s general secretary Liam Doran said ... Nurses