Varadkar announces permanent Air Ambulance

Date: 15. 7. 2015

The Ministers for Defence and Health, Simon Coveney and Leo Varadkar, have announced the establishment of the Emergency Aeromedical Support Service on a permanent basis.  This very valuable service ensures […]

100,000 Children Sign-Up for GP Care in 3 Weeks

Date: 3. 7. 2015

Minister Leo Varadkar has announced that over 100,000 children have signed up for the new free GP care for children under 6 service, since registration started on June 15th. The […]

Minister Opens HSE National Ambulance Services New Headquarters

Date: 3. 7. 2015

New state of the art facility for the National Emergency Operations Centre & National Ambulance Service Education Centre Minister for Health Leo Varadkar T.D. today officially opened the new HSE […]

Blue Insurance to create 100 new jobs as part of expansion plans

Date: 3. 7. 2015

Blue Insurance has announced the creation of 100 new jobs over the next 18 – 24 months as part of the company’s expansion into the personal lines and international insurance […]

Minister for Health addresses First National Sepsis Summit

Date: 2. 7. 2015

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar today, Thursday 2nd July 2015, addressed 180 delegates at the first National Sepsis Summit held in Dublin Castle. The delegates included hospital CEOs, consultants and […]

Children under 18 years of age with cancer to get medical cards

Date: 1. 7. 2015

 The HSE has accepted a recommendation of the Clinical Advisory Group to extend medical card eligibility to all children under the age of 18 years with a diagnosis of cancer […]

Free GP care for under sixes now up and running

Date: 1. 7. 2015

Free GP Care for children under 6 has started. All children who are registered under the Scheme can attend their GP without charge. Since registration began last month, over 79,000 […]

Varadkar launches ceramic works for Typecast Project in Coolmine

Date: 1. 7. 2015

  Local TD and Minister for Health Leo Varadkar visited Coolmine Therapeutic Community today to officially launch the permanent display of ceramic art works by participants in recovery from addiction […]