Press Release

Pay increases under Towards 2016 to be withheld

The Department of Health and Children today (24th May,) informed the Irish Hospital Consultants Association that, in view of the campaign of industrial action being undertaken by members of the IHCA, and, having regard to the terms of Towards 2016, it is not in a position to sanction payment of the 2% general round increase due under the agreement, with effect from 1st June 2007, to members of the IHCA.