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Flynn welcomes £2,000 payment for student nurses

27 January, 2021 - by Órlaithí Flynn

Sinn Féin MLA Órlaithí Flynn has welcomed confirmation of a £2,000 payment for student nurses on clinical placement involved working on the frontline on the fight against COVID-19. 

Órlaithí Flynn said: 

"Student nurses have been key to the fightback against COVID-19, working alongside other heath workers to keep people safe and save lives. 

"I welcome confirmation of a £2,000 payment from the Executive for all non-salaried students on clinical placement in the health service as a recognition of their hard work. 

"We will continue to stand with student nurses to make sure they get the support they deserve."

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