Department of Health Announces sites for redevelopment of Coombe and Rotunda Hospitals

30. 6. 2015

Decision welcomed by 2 Maternity Hospitals, Children’s Hospital Group, 3 Children’s Hospitals, CEOs of Dublin Midlands and RCSI Hospital Groups, & CEOs of St James’s & Connolly Hospitals The Department […]

Varadkar announces €72,000 in lottery funding for 3 Dublin West projects

29. 6. 2015

  Local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has announced total funding of €72,000 in National Lottery grants for three local projects. “I hope this funding will make a […]

Minister Varadkar launches 2 Cancer National Clinical Effectiveness Guidelines

29. 6. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has launched two new National Clinical Effectiveness Guidelines to help medical practitioners with diagnosing, monitoring and treating breast cancer and prostate cancer. The new guidelines […]

Varadkar officially opens the Centric Health Medical & Dental Practice and the HSE’s Navan Road Primary Care Centre

26. 6. 2015

Today (Friday, 26th June, 2015) the Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar T.D., officially opened the new Centric Health Navan Road Medical and Dental practice and the HSE’s Navan Road Primary […]

Two further Garda vehicles for West Dublin brings total to 14 this year – Varadkar

25. 6. 2015

West Dublin is getting another two new Garda cars on top of the 12 already brought in this year, local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has confirmed. “I’m […]

Design unveiled for new Children’s Hospital

25. 6. 2015

  Local TD and Health Minister Leo Varadkar joined key people from the new Children’s Hospital project in Leinster House to see the new designs for the world-class facility. These […]

Statement by Minister Varadkar on Liberty Insurance

25. 6. 2015

“This is a really difficult day for staff and their families. Our thoughts are with them. “We must ensure that all the supports of the State are made available to […]

Varadkar announces new Healthy Workplace initiative to get staff more active

23. 6. 2015

Minister for health Leo Varadkar is preparing a new campaign to get workplaces more active by encouraging the public sector, which employs 288,561 people, to develop Healthy Workplace policies. Public […]

Varadkar calls for Europe-wide action on alcohol at Council of Ministers

19. 6. 2015

Speaking at the EPSCO Council of Ministers meeting in Luxembourg this morning, Minister for Health Leo Varadkar called on the European Commission to bring forward a European Strategy to tackle […]

HIQA to be given oversight of private healthcare – Varadkar

19. 6. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has confirmed that HIQA’s powers will be extended to cover the private sector under proposed new legislation. The Government has given its approval to draft […]