500 NIMS nurses boycott duties over additional workload

Dissemination of healthcare services was impacted by the protests as doctors were forced to postpone surgeries due to the lack of nurses.

published on : 22nd March 2023

Govt nurses flag ‘insensitive’ remark by DGHS chief to Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya

In response to the representation of demands, Goel stated that he has “much more to look after than meddling in nursing affairs.”

published on : 15th February 2023

UK witnesses biggest strike in history of country's public health: Unions

The Conservative government argues that giving public sector staff pay increases of 10% or more would drive inflation even higher.

published on : 6th February 2023

Kerala nurses association wants revision in minimum pay scale

Kerala State United Nurses Association (UNA) on Sunday organised a district-level meeting to announce that it is planning a protest demanding a revision in the minimum wages in private sector.

published on : 6th February 2023

Nursing jobs galore in Europe, but none to teach their languages!

There are also job opportunities knocking on our doors from various other European countries.

published on : 21st January 2023

Government nurses upset over reducing number of Florence Nightingale awardees to 15

Calling the move “demoralising to the profession,” the nurses on Monday wrote a letter to the Union Home Ministry and demanded the curtailment of the award to be revoked.

published on : 17th January 2023

Regularise staff nurses’ services: Union urged Telangana govt

A statement issued on Saturday in this regard said that the outsourced staff nurses are well-versed in the patient care and have the understanding of various treatment procedures in hospitals.

published on : 1st January 2023

UK government refuses to give way on pay as nurses, medics strike

They are joining railway staff, passport officers and postal workers in the biggest strike wave in the UK for decades which is a response to a cost-of-living crisis.

published on : 20th December 2022

Fight for better wages, working conditions: UK nurses stage unprecedented walkout

Union leaders said nurses were overworked due to staff shortages, as the state-run National Health Service battles a growing backlog for appointments and treatment made worse by the pandemic.

published on : 15th December 2022

UK nurses union announces strike; latest crisis for health service

The walk-out by nurses next month heaps fresh misery on the much-loved but creaking institution, just as winter illnesses bite and as the country faces a prolonged recession.

published on : 25th November 2022

Delhi: Nurses object to city govt hospital outsourcing staff

The nurses body urged Saxena to issue directions to stop the outsourcing practice allegedly taken up by the Delhi Government-run hospital.

published on : 22nd November 2022

Delhi government-run hospitals' nurses strike for promotion, regularisation 

However, emergency and ICU services won’t be affected as nominal staff will work for these two services.

published on : 3rd November 2022

IELTS, OET score relief opens UK’s door for more nurses

Times are good for nurses dreaming of landing a job in the UK with the Nursing and Midwifery Council making changes in the English proficiency test scores.

published on : 1st November 2022

Private nursing colleges dub enrolment norm ‘arbitrary’ in Bhubaneswar

This has been put in force to enroll students to nursing courses for 2022-23 academic calendar.  

published on : 24th October 2022

India stands at 1.7 nurses per 1,000 population, WHO norm is 3 nurses per 1,000: Associations

The experts also discussed the need to prioritize investments to further strengthen this cadre and position nurse midwives as leaders, educators, and collaborators. 

published on : 23rd August 2022

Kerala to recruit more nurses to Belgium

Nurses will be provided with Dutch language training, and the first batch will commence in August.

published on : 7th July 2022

1st in India, Delhi Cancer Institute trains nurses to treat patients

The Delhi State Cancer Institute has launched the first program in the country for training oncology nurses for cancer patients, said doctors working with the institute.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Training SC nurses to work abroad

However, the work abroad assistance is free only for the UK, and if one wishes to work in Canada, Singapore, or Australia, there is a visa processing fee that they would have to bear.

published on : 29th May 2022

We are not the same after tending to COVID patients, say nurses of Guntur Government Hospital

Months later, the fearsome memories of peak COVID days keep gushing back, giving her sleepless nights.

published on : 13th May 2022

Govt against contract hiring of nurses: Ma Subramanian

Health dept to recruit 4K staff via MRB; nurses with exemplary service to get award

published on : 13th May 2022
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