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Nurses To Protest At Connolly Hospital Tomorrow


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The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has announced its members are to protest at Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown tomorrow.

The union says the action is being taken to highlight unsafe staffing levels and overcrowding.

Today there are 342 people waiting on trolleys in hospitals across the country, with 25 of those waiting at Connolly.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Nurses at Connolly Hospital in <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Blanchardstown?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#Blanchardstown</a> will be protesting for safe staffing levels coming into winter. <br><br>Meeting tomorrow, Tuesday 25th, 1pm at the main entrance.</p>&mdash; Irish Nurses &amp; Midwives Organisation (@INMO_IRL) <a href="https://twitter.com/INMO_IRL/status/1044132948843352066?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">September 24, 2018</a></blockquote>
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Protests have already taken place this month in Cork, Galway, Limerick, Kilkenny and Cavan.


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