130 Kerry psychiatric nurses will begin phase two of their industrial tomorrow.
The Psychiatric Nurses Association are involved in a national dispute with the HSE over the retention and recruitment of nurses to the mental health service.
An emergency meeting of the National Executive Committee of the PNA was held in Portlaoise yesterday to consider phase two of industrial action.
Cormac Williams of the PNA in Kerry says there was some progress made at the meeting–but not enough.
He adds there are further phases of industrial action planned should phase two fail: