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More demand for cross-border healthcare at end of 2015

More demand for cross-border healthcare at end of 2015

Claims submitted to the HSE almost doubled in the last quarter of 2015

Ireland third in the EU for rate of asylum seeker rejections

Ireland third in the EU for rate of asylum seeker rejections

Protection in Ireland granted in just 12 per cent of cases

Nursing homes warn of minimum wage impact

Nursing homes warn of minimum wage impact

Claims increase would add pressure to Fair Deal scheme

VIDEO: Third Act Conference: Riches await us at the next stage

VIDEO: Third Act Conference: Riches await us at the next stage

But not before we go through 'transitionary stages'

Watchdog calls for drug price cut

Watchdog calls for drug price cut

The HSE’s spend on aspirin in 2014 was over six times the cost of the medicine itself

Schools to be checked for lead in water

Schools to be checked for lead in water

Tests show health risk to children

TB risk as vital BCG vaccine shortage may last until 2017

TB risk as vital BCG vaccine shortage may last until 2017

worldwide shortage of the vaccine which protects against tuberculosis

Right name key to Irish Life, says chief executive

Right name key to Irish Life, says chief executive

Last week that it had struck a deal to acquire Aviva’s Irish health insurance business,

Price of new Hep C drugs ‘unsustainably high’

Price of new Hep C drugs ‘unsustainably high’

Manufacturers charging HSE between €45,000 and €80,000 for 12-week courses

Human longevity raises the curtain on a 'Third Act'

Human longevity raises the curtain on a 'Third Act'

Turning the cliff of retirement into an arc of possibility

The Hep C Buyers’ Club

The Hep C Buyers’ Club

Irish patients are flying across the world to find cheap and life-saving drugs overseas

Doctors’ union decides against appointing new chief executive

Doctors’ union decides against appointing new chief executive

Council quietly votes in favour of chief operating officer Susan Clyne

Ireland’s health spend sixth highest in EU, but outcomes in middle third

Ireland’s health spend sixth highest in EU, but outcomes in middle third

Figures weaken government claims its hands were tied

HSE’s O’Brien urges mistakes legislation

HSE’s O’Brien urges mistakes legislation

The Minister for Health recently abandoned plans to make open disclosure and duty of candour a legal requirement for healthcare staff

Health Summit: Healthcare economy must adapt to changing circumstances

Health Summit: Healthcare economy must adapt to changing circumstances

A joined up workforce is essential during a downturn