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Despite the claims, nurses are not badly paid

Nurses: well paid
AROUND a dozen NHS nurses in Belfast are working weekend shifts in hospitals in England, on triple pay and four-star expenses, via a private employment agency. A dozen is not enough to affect hospital care in Northern Ireland, which has just come though its post-Christmas peak with less nail biting than usual. However, the phenomenon is expensive enough to have earned disapproving headlines in the Mail on Sunday. In a follow-up article in Monday’s Belfast Telegraph, Janice Smyth, Northern Ireland director of nurses’ union the Royal College of Nursing (RCN), said: &ldq[...]
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