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GPs vote in favour of €210m IMO GP deal

By sa | May 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

The President of the IMO has welcomed GPs voting in favour of the IMO’s €210 million deal with the Government…

HSE must ‘build culture’ of delivering within budget- new DG

By sa | May 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

The HSE must “build a culture of delivering within the budget allocated to us by the state,” the new HSE…

NAGP goes into liquidation

By Niamh Cahill | May 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

The NAGP has entered into voluntary liquidation, GP members have been informed.  In an official member update from NAGP Directors…

Department to spend €60,000 on IT security

By Niamh Cahill | May 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Department of Health has announced plans to further safeguard its IT systems from cyber-attacks. The Department is currently seeking…

Dangers of maternal smoking highlighted in new study

By sa | May 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

The rare but sometimes life-threatening condition bacterial meningitis is 49 per cent more likely to occur among children aged five and under born…

Ireland’s largest provider of private healthcare set for merger with US group

By Niamh Cahill | May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

A merger between Ireland’s largest independent hospital group and a major US health provider is due to be completed by…

IMO vote on GP deal due before end of May

By sa | May 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

The IMO has issued a ballot to members on whether or not they wish to enter into an agreement with…

ICT initiative will allow doctors to view payslips via app

By sa | May 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

The HSE’s National Integrated Staff Records and Pay Programme (NiSRP), which will introduce a self-service app allowing staff to apply…

Bill to introduce ‘opt-out’ donation system published

By sa | May 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

Minister for Health Simon Harris has welcomed Government approval for the publication of the General Scheme of a Human Tissue…

IMO President concerned over anti-vaccination trend

By sa | May 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

The IMO President Dr Padraig McGarry has warned that widespread misinformation regarding vaccination programmes poses a huge danger to Irish…

Concerns raised with ‘mandatory’ nature of open disclosure

By sa | May 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Concerns were raised at the recent IMO AGM in Killarney, Co Kerry by the outgoing union President over Government plans…

Studies show up to a third of doctors meet the criteria for burnout

By sa | Apr 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

The new director of Health and Wellbeing at the RCPI  has said that the issue of physician health and wellbeing needs…

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Department to spend €60,000 on IT security

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