Friday July 24, 2015
A Health Service Executive-run nursing home in Co Cork has been strongly criticised by HIQA for lacking adequate sanitary facilities and for staff shortages especially in the evenings and at night.
Thursday July 23, 2015
The State needs to spend up to €500m to replace or refurbish very old Health Service Executive-run nursing homes, according to Minister for Health Leo Varadkar.
Wednesday July 15, 2015
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said he is considering options nationally for extra bed capacity for the winter period.
Saturday July 11, 2015
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said that talks resumed between the various parties involved in the planned move of the National Maternity Hospital to St Vincent's University Hospital campus.
Friday July 10, 2015
St Vincent's University Hospital in Dublin has told the Health Minister that the current plan to move the National Maternity Hospital in Holles St to the St Vincent's campus "carries a risk of compromising our patient care".
Friday July 03, 2015
A round-up of other Irish and international news stories.
Thursday July 02, 2015
Around 25 contracts for free GP care for under sixes, signed by family doctors, have been rejected by the HSE because letters with conditions were attached, according to Minister for Health Leo Varadkar.
Wednesday June 24, 2015
A round-up of national and international news stories
Thursday June 18, 2015
Ireland's Consul General in San Francisco has described the pain, suffering and loss following the deaths of six young people in Berkeley, California as "universal".
Monday June 15, 2015
Tuairiscítear go bhfuil an suíomh gréasáin le Feidhmeannacht na Seirbhíse Sláinte, a thugann deis do thuimsitheoirí a ngasúir a chlárú le cúram dochtúra teaghlaigh saor in aisce a fháil, cliste go minic ó mhaidin.