Varadkar views emergency facilities in Leopardstown

Date: 28. 2. 2015

Speech by Minister Varadkar to the Institute of Directors on Stable Government

Date: 27. 2. 2015

Good afternoon. I want to thank the Institute of Directors for inviting me to speak at your spring lunch. The theme I want to speak to you about today is […]

Varadkar & Lynch welcome agreement to commence negotiations with GPs on new contract

Date: 27. 2. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar and Minister of State Kathleen Lynch have welcomed the agreement with the Irish Medical Organisation (IMO) to start negotiations on a new GP contract. “The […]

Varadkar addresses School of Nursing & Midwifery at Trinity

Date: 26. 2. 2015

Minister Varadkar addresses the School of Nursing & Midwifery at Trinity College Dublin   With Trinity Provost Patrick Prendergast and Prof Catherine Comiskey –  Head of the School of Nursing […]

A Little Lolly Goes a Long Way!

Date: 25. 2. 2015

  – Show your support for the Oesophageal Cancer Fund this Lollipop Day, 27th and 28th February – –      Campaign Supported by Irish med tech company Medtronic –   23rd […]

Varadkar opens Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Holles Street

Date: 25. 2. 2015

Minister Varadkar today opened the new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the National Maternity Hospital (NMH), Holles Street, Dublin, which will cater for some of the sickest infants and most […]

Varadkar welcomes new jobs at TelecityGroup in Blanch

Date: 23. 2. 2015

  Local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has welcomed the announcement of ten new jobs by TelecityGroup at a new data centre in Blanchardstown. “This is more good […]

Varadkar announces public consultation on easier access to key life-saving drugs in emergencies – including epipens

Date: 19. 2. 2015

Adrenaline, salbutamol, glucagon, naloxone and glyceryl trinitrate Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has launched a consultation process on whether to make a number of prescription-only medicines used in emergency situations […]

National Ambulance Service gets international accreditation

Date: 18. 2. 2015


New ban on sunbed ‘happy hours’ & ‘unlimited use offers’ in effort to reduce skin cancer – Varadkar

Date: 16. 2. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has announced that commercial sunbed ‘happy hours’, and ‘unlimited’ or ‘free’ use of sunbeds, won’t be permitted from March 2nd in an effort to reduce […]