Public patients forced to go to Northern Ireland and elsewhere in the EU for routine procedures are waiting months to be reimbursed by the HSE.
Thu, 13 Jun, 2019
Some public patients in West Cork are having to wait up to five years for cataract surgery, according to a new survey from the Association of Optometrists Ireland.
Comedian and ‘Dancing With the Stars’ finalist Deirdre O’Kane says maintaining good eye health is vital. Even more so as she has no intention of retiring — ever, writes Margaret Jennings
Fri, 07 Sep, 2018
Patients in West Cork can wait five years for cataract surgery, with the average waiting time nationwide at 28 months, according to a survey by optometrists.
Thu, 17 May, 2018
Almost 12,500 people are on hospital waiting lists for eye procedures – while another 38,000 are waiting for outpatient appointments.
Mon, 18 Sep, 2017
FANS of James Bond will be familiar with actress Judi Dench, who played the M16 chief until 2012.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
For the first time in more than 15 years, a significant solar eclipse will darken the doorsteps of Ireland.
Thu, 19 Mar, 2015
Children with suspected vision problems are forced to wait almost four years for a crucial follow up test after having their eyes screened at school, it has emerged.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2013
MEDICAL card holders, including vulnerable elderly people, in North Cork are not being given replacement glasses to which they are entitled.
Tue, 25 Sep, 2007
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