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The latest in cancer therapy breakthroughs: TransOncXI 2018 meeting report

By sa | Nov 13, 2018 |

Dr Alex J Eustace gives an overview of the 11th International Symposium on Translational Research in Oncology, which took place in Dublin recently

Survey reveals public perceptions of people with dementia changing for the better

By Reporter | Sep 21, 2021 |

A new survey has found most almost six-in-ten (58 per cent) people would react immediately if they felt they were…

HSE CEO powers to approve high-value contracts remains in place

By Catherine Reilly | Sep 21, 2021 |
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A delegation of all necessary authority to the HSE CEO to approve expenditure associated with the Covid-19 pandemic remains in…

Area medical officer dispute remains ongoing

By Niamh Cahill | Sep 21, 2021 |
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Efforts are underway to determine whether a dispute between area medical officers (AMOs) and the HSE could be resolved through…

HSE defends consultants’ private activity in ULHG

By Paul Mulholland | Sep 21, 2021 |
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The HSE National Director of Acute Operations Mr Liam Woods defended the private activity of consultants working in the University…

PCRS issues warning to GPs on OOH claims

By Niamh Cahill | Sep 21, 2021 |
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The HSE has issued a warning to GPs that out-of-hours (OOH) claims for consultations during co-op hours of operation cannot…

Almost €800k paid by pharma to unidentified HCPs

By Catherine Reilly | Sep 21, 2021 |
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In 2020, pharmaceutical companies provided €1.35 million to Irish healthcare professionals (HCPs) who disclosed their names on the transfer of…

Solution sought for ‘vital’ dentistry for cancer patients

By Paul Mulholland | Sep 21, 2021 | Comments Off on Solution sought for ‘vital’ dentistry for cancer patients
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The HSE and the National Cancer Control Programme (NCCP) are working to resolve a situation where patients with head and…

HIQA advise NPHET not to reduce current minimum age for mask wearing

By Reporter | Sep 20, 2021 |

HIQA has advised the national public health emergency team (NPHET) that the current minimum age for mask wearing in the community…

Consultants urgently needed to address waiting list backlog – IHCA

By Niamh Cahill | Sep 16, 2021 |

The IHCA has urged Government to permanently fill more than 740 vacant consultant posts in hospitals nationally to help address…

GPs to receive Covid booster vaccines at end of the month

By Niamh Cahill | Sep 15, 2021 |

GPs are to begin receiving Covid-19 booster vaccines for the over 80s from 27 September,  the IMO has told members.  In an…

Doctors share anguish over prolonged suspension of Council exam

By Catherine Reilly | Sep 14, 2021 |

International doctors living in Ireland have spoken to the Medical Independent (MI) about their deep upset and frustration waiting for…

ICGP sustainability group welcomes announcement on coal and coal-based products

By Reporter | Sep 13, 2021 |

Chair of the ICGP sustainability working group Dr Sean Owens has welcomed Minister for the Environment Eamon Ryan’s recent announcement…

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