Varadkar announces €850,000 investment for research into rare diseases

13. 11. 2014

Five charities to provide matching funding bringing total investment to €1.9M Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar, has announced that five charities will share €850,000 in State funding to take part […]

Varadkar announces early access to new treatments for Hepatitis C

13. 11. 2014

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has announced that the HSE is putting in place a programme to provide early access to powerful new direct-acting anti-viral drugs for Hepatitis C patients […]

Dublin Summit Examines How Technology Can Address Global Healthcare Challenges

13. 11. 2014

International government, health, education and ICT experts attend health technology and education conference in Dublin Castle As an international leader in primary care training for doctors, and a European hub […]

Varadkar meets UCD Young Fine Gael

12. 11. 2014

Varadkar gets Cabinet backing for Ireland to join cross-border medicine purchasing initiative

12. 11. 2014

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has secured Cabinet support for Ireland to club together with other EU nations and enter joint negotiations for medicines, in the event of a serious […]

Minister officially opens 4th National Patient Safety Conference

7. 11. 2014

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar today officially opened the Fourth National Patient Safety Conference in the Croke Park Conference Centre. Minister Varadkar said: “Health service reforms should always focus on […]

Varadkar announces Private Health Insurance Package to address rising premiums

5. 11. 2014

Small increase in subscribers in third quarter Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has announced a series of measures designed to address rising premiums and stabilise Private Health Insurance in the […]

4. 11. 2014

Minister Varadkar launches drug awareness competition   Dublin, Ireland November 4th, 2014   Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar has launched the ‘Drugs.ie Let’s Talk about Drugs National Youth Media Awards’ […]

Varadkar urges youth projects to apply for capital funding

3. 11. 2014

Monday 3rd November 2014   Varadkar urges youth projects to apply for capital funding   Local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has urged youth projects in Dublin West […]