Varadkar & Lynch welcome resolution of High Court action on Under Six GP care

Date: 18. 6. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar and Minister of State for Primary Care Kathleen Lynch have welcomed the end of the High Court action opposing free GP care for the under […]

Varadkar welcomes success of global operation against falsified medicines

Date: 18. 6. 2015

Over 142,000 units of illegal prescription medicines worth €430,000 detained in Ireland The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA), with Revenue’s Customs Service and An Garda Síochána joined Health Minister Leo […]

Varadkar visits Laura Lynn House

Date: 17. 6. 2015

Local TD and Health Minister Leo Varadkar visited LauraLynn Children’s Hospice in Foxrock, to meet staff, children and residents. He also took the opportunity to discuss LauraLynn’s future plans. LauraLynn […]

Varadkar welcomes €1M in health charity funding

Date: 17. 6. 2015

Medtronic today announced a national health initiative to be supported by its €1 million commitment to Irish communities, in partnership with local funding partners, The Community Foundation for Ireland and […]

Varadkar launches registration system for Free GP Care

Date: 15. 6. 2015

We’re Taking the First Steps- Free GP Care for Children Under 6 Online Registration is Now Open Visit  for details and to register children under 6 for this new […]

Varadkar presents awards to long-term blood donors

Date: 12. 6. 2015

  Speech by Minister Varadkar at the Irish Blood Transfusion Service Donor Awards Ceremony, Clontarf Castle I want to thank the Irish Blood Transfusion Service for inviting me here this […]

Date: 8. 6. 2015

Minister for Health and Dublin West TD Leo Varadkar launched this year’s Castleknock 5km run, which will take place on Sunday the 21st June (Father’s Day). The race will raise […]

Exciting plans for Luttrellstown Community College

Date: 5. 6. 2015

Minister Varadkar and Cllr Eithne Loftus attended a public meeting on plans for Phase 2 of Luttrellstown Community College which will include additional classrooms, a sports hall, special needs unit […]

Varadkar visits Dublin Neurological Institute at Mater

Date: 4. 6. 2015

Leo Varadkar, Minister for Health visited the Dublin Neurological Institute (DNI) this week to see the major advances made in the treatment of neurological conditions especially Parkinson’s disease in Ireland. The Minister met a number of patients who have benefited from […]

Varadkar launches National Rare Diseases Office at Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

Date: 4. 6. 2015

Minster for Health Leo Varadkar was joined by the CEO of the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital (MMUH), Mary Day, Chair of the Board of Directors at the MMUH, Tom Lynch […]