Ministers announce commencement of Free GP Care for Everyone over 70

Date: 31. 7. 2015

We’re Taking the Second Step For Online Registration & Further Details Visit Minister for Health Leo Varadkar and Minister for Primary Care Kathleen Lynch have today announced the start […]

Varadkar welcomes completed authorisation of VHI

Date: 28. 7. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has congratulated the VHI on its authorisation as a regulated non-life insurance undertaking by the Central Bank of Ireland. Minister Varadkar said: “I very much […]

Varadkar joins volunteers at charity for seriously ill children, Barretstown

Date: 27. 7. 2015

Barretstown has served 1,400 campers so far this year bringing the total number of campers served by the charity to over 30,000 since it was founded 21 years ago. Minister […]

Speech by Minister for Health Leo Varadkar at MacGill Summer School Glenties 23 July 2015

Date: 23. 7. 2015

Check against delivery Director, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen I want to begin by thanking Joe Mullholland for the invitation to return to Glenties. The MacGill Summer School serves an […]

Sod turned on Indoor Arena – Varadkar

Date: 23. 7. 2015

Varadkar delighted to see work starting on project that he initiated Local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar joined his colleagues, Minister for Transport, Tourism, & Sport Paschal Donohoe […]

Varadkar signs new sunbed restrictions

Date: 20. 7. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has signed new regulations to prohibit sunbed business operators from advertising, promoting or offering the sale of sunbed sessions in sunbed premises for minimum periods […]

Varadkar attends launch of new fraternity for safer healthcare everywhere

Date: 16. 7. 2015

The Irish Patients Association has launched the first In Country Pact for Patient Safety at the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland, with the participation of the Minister for Health, […]

Speech by Minister Varadkar at the Citizenship Ceremony

Date: 15. 7. 2015

Ladies and Gentlemen, The 1916 Proclamation, the founding document of our Republic, begins with three simple, but inclusive words: ‘Irishmen and Irishwomen’. In a few minutes’ time, after this ceremony […]

Varadkar welcomes new Gardaí for Blanchardstown

Date: 15. 7. 2015

New Gardaí have been allocated to Blanchardstown Garda Station, which local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar said is further evidence of this Government’s commitment to tackling crime locally […]

Varadkar Launches New Model of Care for Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery

Date: 15. 7. 2015

New model of care will improve services for patients The Minister for Health Leo Varadkar TD has today launched the National Model of Care for Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery in […]