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External reviews critical of nursing regulator

External reviews critical of nursing regulator

Concerns raised about the cost base at the nursing organisation

Several Irish cancer centres failing to hit waiting-time targets

Several Irish cancer centres failing to hit waiting-time targets

Just 13 per cent of patients with suspected prostate cancer were seen within the target

US Catholic hospital giant weighs up move into Ireland

US Catholic hospital giant weighs up move into Ireland

Dignity Health, a US healthcare providers, has annual revenues of $12.4 billion

Spin doctors benefit from PR spend by hospital groups

Spin doctors benefit from PR spend by hospital groups

Tallaght Hospital paid the highest fees for PR services

No virtue in a public body keeping us in the dark

No virtue in a public body keeping us in the dark

We need transparency. We need it now. How many more Pat Smiths are there?

Merrion to repay €5.6m loan to Declan Ryan’s Irelandia

Merrion to repay €5.6m loan to Declan Ryan’s Irelandia

Merrion said it would have about €4 million in cash left

Child protection agency boss Jeyes to step down

Child protection agency boss Jeyes to step down

Tusla chief has rapped 'adversarial' system

Algorithm can predict students’ drop-out rate

Algorithm can predict students’ drop-out rate

Computer game use and social media activity are driving factors

Carter to take over at group of hospitals

Carter to take over at group of hospitals

HSE struggles to fill chief executive posts

Rest in peace

Rest in peace

Where did it all go wrong for universal health insurance?

Hospitals face huge change to funding model

Hospitals face huge change to funding model

Activity-based-funding system to be rolled out

Unhealthy response to medical whistleblowers

Unhealthy response to medical whistleblowers

They have helped shine a light on the health service but many whistleblowers claim they face bullying and threats

IMO resists minor expansion of pharmacists’ roles

IMO resists minor expansion of pharmacists’ roles

But Health Minister Leo Varadkar is “very keen” to expand the range of services available through pharmacies

HSE details 300 new hospital bed locations for winter period

HSE details 300 new hospital bed locations for winter period

Hospitals set to receive the most beds include Cork University Hospital and Galway Hospital

Home Truths: Ireland faces a planning timebomb

Home Truths: Ireland faces a planning timebomb

A labyrinthine planning system, spiralling rents and changing demographics are contributing to the housing crisis, but can these problems be fixed?