Health

“National Children’s Hospital costs now threaten entire health service,” Mattie McGrath

  Independent TD Mattie McGrath has described the latest assessment on the impact of the out of control spending costs…

1 year ago

“Progress on Fair Deal reforms a positive and welcome step forward,” Mattie McGrath

  Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said he welcomes news that reforms to the Fair Deal nursing home support scheme…

1 year ago

“Proposed reduction in Home Help hours almost beyond comprehension,” Mattie McGrath

  Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said that that confirmation by the HSE that it has an insufficient budget to…

1 year ago

“HSE to blame as National Ambulance strike was completely avoidable,” Mattie

  Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on the Minister for Health, Simon Harris, and the HSE, to immediately intervene…

1 year ago

Rehab’s work is vital to families and communities-it must be protected,” Mattie McGrath

  Independent TD Mattie McGrath has called on the Minister for Health, Simon Harris, to listen to the pleas of…

1 year ago

“Tipperary Waiting times for Tonsils treatment among worst in the state,” Mattie McGrath

  Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said that the inability of the HSE to deliver basic surgeries like tonsillectomies within…

1 year ago

New Driver information leaflets will help drivers to be more aware of the impact of health problems on their driving

  The new leaflet ‘Your Health and Driving’ provides general information for drivers about how their health can affect driving…

1 year ago

“HSE overpricing threatening sustainability of entire Fair Deal Scheme,” Mattie McGrath

Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said that he has written to the Oireachtas Public Accounts Committee to investigate why the…

1 year ago

“200 babies a year at risk of death if no Maternity Hospital built at St. James,” Mattie McGrath

  Independent TD Mattie McGrath has again called on the Minister for Health, Simon Harris, to immediately suspend works on…

1 year ago

“PWC Report on Children’s Hospital may as well have been written in fudge,” Mattie McGrath

  Independent TD Mattie McGrath has said the review of escalation in costs associated with the National Children’s Hospital project…

1 year ago