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RCSI welcomes publication of Expert Reference Group report on Interval Cancers

By sa | Oct 21, 2020 |

The RCSI welcomes the publication of the Expert Reference Group reports on Clinical Audit of Interval Cancers in the Bowel…

GPs concerned over request to arrange tests for Covid-19 close contacts

By Niamh Cahill | Oct 21, 2020 |

GPs have been asked to arrange tests for close contacts of positive Covid-19 cases due to continued pressure on public…

IMO: Chronic shortage of doctors will have devastating implications if not addressed

By sa | Oct 21, 2020 |

The IMO has called on the Government to urgently address Ireland’s crisis in medical workforce resourcing, saying that our health…

HIQA publishes assessment of alternative tests to detect SARS-CoV-2

By sa | Oct 21, 2020 |

HIQA has advised the national public health emergency team (NPHET) that it is not possible to provide an across-the-board endorsement…

National public engagement survey on the future of health information in Ireland commences

By sa | Oct 20, 2020 |

A National Public Engagement Survey on Health Information is underway to ask the public their views on how their health…

Few people infected with SARS-CoV-2 asymptomatic, according to review

By Niamh Cahill | Oct 20, 2020 |

Most people who become infected with SARS-CoV-2 will not remain asymptomatic throughout the course of the infection, according to the…

OPD waiting lists continue to increase

By Niamh Cahill | Oct 20, 2020 |

The number of people awaiting an outpatient department (OPD) appointment here has increased further, jumping by almost 10 per cent…

Options for ‘service expansion’ of test and trace model being considered – HSE

By Catherine Reilly | Oct 20, 2020 |

The HSE’s Future Operating Model for Test and Trace has been presented to the HSE Board, with further work “now…

Irish Doctors Choir support MSF Covid-19 Crisis Fund

By sa | Oct 19, 2020 |

On Sunday 29 of November at 7.30 pm, the Irish Doctors Choir will live-stream their autumn concert to raise money for MSF Covid-19 Crisis Fund. …

Medical scientists vote to ballot for industrial action if progress not made on pay dispute

By sa | Oct 19, 2020 |

Medical scientists have voted at their AGM to ballot for industrial action if early progress is not made on a…

EXCLUSIVE: Private hospitals set to reject additional capacity proposal

By Niamh Cahill | Oct 16, 2020 |

Several private healthcare providers look set to reject a HSE “safety net” proposal seeking additional capacity in private hospitals in…

‘Crucial’ that specialist training continues during Covid-19 crisis – RCSI President

By sa | Oct 14, 2020 |

It is “crucial” that specialist training proceeds through the Covid-19/winter crisis, the President of RCSI has urged. Supplementary funding to…

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