Sláintecare oversight group to be launched in wake of resignations

The move will also see the winding-up of the Sláintecare Implementation Advisory Council (Siac), from which Laura Magahy, Anthony O’Connor and Tom Keane have stepped down in recent weeks

3rd October, 2021
Sláintecare oversight group to be launched in wake of resignations
Robert Watt: expected to face questions at the Oireachtas health committee on WednesdayBryan Meade

Stephen Donnelly, the Minister for Health, is to launch a new Sláintecare oversight group to manage the restructuring of the HSE into a new regional framework.

The move comes as it has emerged that Robert Watt, the secretary general of the Department of Health, was criticised for his attitude to Sláintecare in the resignation letter of a departing member of the current Sláintecare advisory group.

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