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Vaccine uptake ‘high’ and enthusiastic among healthcare workers – HSE

By sa | Jan 21, 2021 |

The HSE has told the Medical Independent (MI) that uptake of the Covid-19 vaccine by doctors and other healthcare workers…

IMO/Department meeting on public health doctors set for end of January

By Niamh Cahill | Jan 21, 2021 |

A meeting between officials from the IMO and Department of Health aimed at resolving the ongoing public health dispute is…

‘Practical solutions’ required for HCWs with children during current surge

By David Lynch | Jan 20, 2021 |

Solutions are needed to help doctors and other healthcare workers (HCWs) with children during the current Covid-19 surge, Dr Gabrielle…

GPs advised to administer vaccines as soon as possible when available

By Niamh Cahill | Jan 20, 2021 |

The IMO has urged members to administer Covid-19 vaccines as quickly as possible once supplies become available and to strictly…

Explosion in Covid-19 cases ‘no surprise’ — Dr Ina Kelly

By Niamh Cahill | Jan 20, 2021 |

The steep and rapid rise in Covid-19 cases in December was “no surprise” and anticipated by public health experts, according…

IMO welcomes agreement on GP terms for vaccination programme

By sa | Jan 19, 2021 |

The IMO has welcomed the finalisation of arrangements under which GPs will play a critical role in the Covid-19 vaccination…

IMO close to agreement on Covid-19 vaccinations in general practice

By Niamh Cahill | Jan 18, 2021 |

Agreement between health officials and the IMO on the rollout of Covid-19 vaccinations at GP surgeries is at an advanced…

Researchers discover potential new therapy for chemotherapy-resistant breast cancer

By sa | Jan 18, 2021 |

Scientists have discovered a molecule that can selectively kill cells of a hard-to-treat subtype of breast cancer, which could lead…

People with diabetes and obesity should be prioritised for vaccination

By sa | Jan 18, 2021 |
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People with diabetes and obesity should be prioritised for early Covid-19 vaccination, according to the Irish Society for Clinical Nutrition…

Vaccination rollout for GPs ‘good news story’ – IMO rep

By Paul Mulholland | Jan 15, 2021 |

The IMO representative on the national Covid-19 vaccine group has hailed the development that three mass vaccination centres are being…

Hospitals unlikely to return to normal for “some time” – IHCA President

By sa | Jan 15, 2021 |

IHCA President Prof Alan Irvine said new waiting list figures released by the National Treatment Purchase Fund (NTPF) are “only…

Health service in better position than March – Hardiman

By Paul Mulholland | Jan 15, 2021 |

Hospitals are better braced to cope with Covid-19 and its effects on other services now than when the pandemic first…

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