Thursday 31st October: The Psychiatric Nurses Association (PNA) will today (Thursday) commence balloting of its members on new measures proposed to address issues in recruitment and retention of nurses in the mental health services, including an enhanced nurse contract for psychiatric nurses.
The proposals to be balloted on are the result of negotiations between the PNA and the Department of Health, HSE and Department of Public Expenditure and Reform.
Balloting will be completed on the 20th November.
Media Contact: Derek Cunningham 086 2430535
Please also see "Ballot Information"