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Agency says decision prompted by removal of funding - leaving 60 couples in adoption limbo
Ireland has 12 practising nurses per 1,000 population — compared to an OECD average of nine.
The health insurer has agreed to pay 23 consultants on foot of a legal letter from one specialist
The existing agreement that the state has with the pharmaceutical sector is due to expire at the end of this month
EU rules mean top-ups for health and end of year supplementary estimates will not be allowed in 2016
Patients have the right to travel to the North or any other EU country for more timely care - and the HSE must foot the bill
There has been significant criticism of the prices Ireland is paying for medicines
Opposition says health minister "ill-informed, uninterested, and downright lazy"
Around €2.4 billion is spent on private medical insurance annually