Friday February 20, 2015
New waiting list figures up to the end of January reveal a significant increase in the number of adults and children waiting for treatment, with 33 of 41 acute hospitals reporting rising lists.
Wednesday January 28, 2015
Hospital waiting lists for patients continued to rise in November, according to the latest performance report published by the HSE.
Sunday December 21, 2014
The Irish Patients' Association has described the news that thousands of patients are on hidden waiting lists within the health service as "yet another symptom of the appalling apartheid that is in our public health system..."
Tuesday December 09, 2014
Malaria deaths have dropped dramatically since 2000, the World Health Organization has said.
Friday November 21, 2014
The latest performance report from the Health Service Executive shows a deficit to the end of September of €361m, with the projected year-end overrun still predicted to be €510m.
Thursday October 23, 2014
Waiting lists continue to rise and the Health Service Executive had a deficit of €327m at the end of August, the latest performance report from the HSE shows.
Friday October 10, 2014
Former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev has been discharged from a Moscow clinic where he had been admitted for medical tests.
Monday October 06, 2014
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has moved to deny reports that he had secured an extra €500m for the health budget, saying he has been reading figures in newspapers that he has never seen before.
Tuesday September 23, 2014
Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has said he is very hopeful that this time next year things will be improving in regards to HSE waiting times and budget overruns.
Thursday September 04, 2014
Comedian Joan Rivers has died in New York a week after suffering a heart attack during an outpatient medical procedure, her daughter has said.