Fórsa’s news bulletins are published every fortnight. We publish five bulletins, each covering the sectors where we represent members of the union. All the news stories we publish are archived (see ‘archive’ search facility at the top of this bulletin) for convenient access and on the website HERE.
Kevin Callinan became Fórsa’s Senior General Secretary last week as former leader Shay Cody retired from the post. He will be supported in the role by the existing General Secretary Eoin Ronayne and a deputy general secretary, who will be ratified by the union’s National Executive Committee (NEC) this week following a competition.
There is “considerable regional inequality” in the supply of non-acute healthcare services, according to new research from the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI) and the Health Research Board.