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Call for innovative solutions for chronic disease

By Paul Mulholland | Jan 13, 2020 |

A national call by Health Innovation Hub Ireland (HIHI) for businesses to provide innovative solutions for healthcare as well as…

‘Constructive’ meeting with Harris on consultant contract – IMO

By sa | Jan 10, 2020 |

The IMO today met with the Minister for Health Simon Harris for “a positive and professional engagement” on consultant matters,…

Preparations ‘continuing’ for industrial action – IMO

By sa | Jan 8, 2020 |

The IMO has confirmed it will meet Minister for Health Simon Harris this Friday (10 January) to discuss the Government’s…

Cancellation of essential surgery in Cork ‘not acceptable’ – IHCA

By sa | Jan 7, 2020 |

The IHCA has warned that the decision yesterday to cancel all elective surgery at Cork’s public hospitals will have severe knock-on…

High risk ratings noted in new MHC reports

By sa | Jan 6, 2020 |

A total of 12 areas of high risk non compliance and one “critical” have been identified at three sites in…

New consultant contract to be introduced in second quarter of 2020 – Ministers

By sa | Dec 18, 2019 |

Minister for Health Simon Harris and Minister for Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform Paschal Donohoe have announced a new Sláintecare…

IMO responds to Taoiseach’s comments on consultant pay

By sa | Dec 18, 2019 |

The IMO has said it “notes” the proposal by the Taoiseach in the Dáil this morning to offer public-only consultant…

Medical Council achieves international quality accreditation

By sa | Dec 18, 2019 |

The Medical Council has become the first regulatory body in the country to achieve international accreditation from the International Society…

IMO consultants and NCHDs vote in favour of industrial action

By sa | Dec 17, 2019 |

IMO consultant and NCHD members have voted in favour of industrial action. This is the first time that consultants and…

HSE to extend activity-based funding

By Paul Mulholland | Dec 17, 2019 |

Activity-based funding (ABF) will be extended in 2020 to community services, according to the HSE National Service Plan 2020. The…

Service Plan states senior managers must continue to tighten financial controls

By Paul Mulholland | Dec 17, 2019 |

Any excess costs incurred above the budgets or financial limits, at the end of this year, will have to be…

Acute hospitals ‘will need to reduce pay costs’ – HSE service plan

By sa | Dec 17, 2019 |

Acute hospitals are currently operating ahead of approved employment levels and will need to “reduce pay costs in order to…

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Jan 7, 2020



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