Ireland's junior doctors urged to accept pay dealBMJ 2000; 321 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.321.7252.12/c (Published 01 July 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;321:12
- Doug Payne
The Irish Medical Organisation is urging non-consultant hospital doctors to accept a pay package that could be worth an additional £Ir20 000 (£15 900; $23 900) to each of the country's 3000 junior doctors.
The £Ir60m package includes £Ir45m to cover a new agreement on overtime. Until now, junior doctors have seen the rate they were paid decline in inverse proportion to the hours they worked. Under …