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‘Significant’ reforms to personal drugs possession laws

By sa | Aug 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Minister for Health Simon Harris described today as “a very significant day” in Government drug policy as he outlined…

Minister announces new aeromedical service for Munster

By sa | Jul 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Minister for Health, Simon Harris, TD, has announced that a new aeromedical service will commence operations in Munster.    This…

IMO expresses ‘deep concerns’ over Urgent Care Centre at Connolly

By sa | Jul 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

The IMO has called for the immediate publication of a “comprehensive risk assessment” which has been undertaken on the Urgent…

IMO calls for publication of risk assessment on children’s urgent care centre

By sa | Jul 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

The IMO has called for the immediate publication of a comprehensive risk assessment which has been undertaken on the Urgent…

Expressions of interest call for National Screening Committee

By sa | Jul 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Expressions of interest are now being sought for membership of the National Screening Committee – Ireland.  The positions are advertised…

Consultation launched on effects of climate change on health sector

By sa | Jul 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Minister for Health Simon Harris has today launched a public consultation on the impact climate change will have on the…

Regulation improves quality of life for people with disabilities – HIQA report

By sa | Jul 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Regulation of Ireland’s disability sector has had a positive impact on the lives of people who receive services, according to…

Over 19,000 children waiting more than 12 months to see specialist

By sa | Jul 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

There are currently 47,255 children across Ireland waiting to see a paediatrician for an outpatient appointment in the three children’s…

Minister confirms plan to establish six health areas

By sa | Jul 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

Minister for Health Simon Harris has today announced some details around the restructuring of health services leading to the establishment…

Report completed on ‘non-specialist’ consultants

By Paul Mulholland | Jul 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

The HSE has completed a report on the employment of consultants not registered in the specialist division of the medical…

FF ‘would not oppose’ referral of assisted dying to Citizens’ Assembly

By Catherine Reilly | Jul 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Fianna Fáil “would not oppose” the referral of assisted dying to a Citizens’ Assembly for further discussion, a spokesperson has…

Dr Scally refrains from commenting on screening judgment

By Sarah Gallagher | Jul 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dr Gabriel Scally, head of the CervicalCheck scoping inquiry, has told the Medical Independent (MI) he will not comment publicly…

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