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Minister for Health Simon Harris has said that he is “nowhere near satisfied” that people are taking social distancing recommendations seriously.
Fri, 20 Mar, 2020
Health Minister Simon Harris has launched a blistering attack on anti-abortion protesters outside the National Maternity Hospital on Wednesday, saying their actions were “intimidating, sickening and anti-democratic.”
Thu, 02 Jan, 2020
The opposition is considering tabling a motion of no confidence against Health Minister Simon Harris early in the new year, a move that could defeat the coalition’s paper-thin majority and trigger a snap general election.
Mon, 09 Dec, 2019
Health Minister Simon Harris has denied he displayed “a lack of empathy” with the women impacted by the CervicalCheck scandal who recently learned that they had received incorrect results.
Fri, 06 Dec, 2019
Events are taking place across the globe today to mark World Aids Day.
Sun, 01 Dec, 2019
The Health Minister has been accused of "moving the goalposts" several times on a delayed CervicalCheck review.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2019
Health Minister Simon Harris received a stinging rebuke from one of his most senior Cabinet colleagues over applications to increase the supplementary, or overrun, health budget for 2020, the Irish Examiner can reveal.
Sat, 26 Oct, 2019
The concealment of information from women caught up in the CervicalCheck scandal was deceitful, but not necessarily deliberately so, Health Minister Simon Harris has said.
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019
Loyalty card programmes and retail promotions that encourage alcohol consumption are to be banned under plans announced by Health Minister Simon Harris.
Sat, 14 Sep, 2019
Ireland’s newest maternity hospital will conduct private healthcare business on its premises despite Health Minister Simon Harris voting to keep all business in the new facility public.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2019
"Fake" news and "scaremongering" - or an attempt to hide the true impact of the spiralling children's hospital costs crisis in plain sight after months of repeated delays.
Mon, 02 Sep, 2019
Campaigner Vicky Phelan says lessons do not appear to have been learned in the way risks are managed in relation to cervical screening.
Fri, 09 Aug, 2019
The service is part of a targetted government strategy to promote sexual health.
Mon, 05 Aug, 2019
It will be based in Co Cork, at the Rathcoole Aerodrome and will aim to provide emergency healthcare to people living in remote areas in the south of the country.
Tue, 30 Jul, 2019
The Government has promised that a break up of the health services into six regions will reduce the number of managers and improve care for patients.
Thu, 18 Jul, 2019
Micheál Martin has questioned how “alarm bells” didn’t go off in the Department of Health when they received a letter from a woman waiting on smear test results.
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019
Time is one of the most commonly misunderstood and miscalculated instruments of power.
The Minister for Health is promising exclusion zones outside hospitals will be a "major priority" when the Dáil returns from its break in September.
Thu, 11 Jul, 2019
It follows the establishment of a working group on the matter earlier this year that was set up on the recommendation of the Joint Committee on the Eighth Amendment.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
The biggest barrier to family planning is the high cost of contraception, according to the National Women's Council of Ireland.
Wed, 03 Jul, 2019
A HIV prevention strategy using a highly effective drug will be launched in the autumn.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
Minister Harris says the restriction for under 18s would work in a similar way to the sunbed ban.
Mon, 10 Jun, 2019
Health Minister Simon Harris has said fellow Fine Gael TD Maria Bailey could have withdrawn her injury claim over falling off a swing before the local and European elections.
Mon, 27 May, 2019
The health minister has rejected claims by senior doctors that Ireland is recklessly sliding towards the general legalisation of cannabis.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
The Health Minister has warned hospital managers that they cannot recruit staff "willy-nilly" and must stay under budget.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
Sinn Féin says the Health Minister needs to apologise over the latest outpatient waiting list figures.
Sat, 11 May, 2019
The focus must be on improving rates of family consent when providing an opt-out system of organ donation, the Irish Kidney Association has urged.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
The Government must invest at least €12m each year to tackle a "crisis" in dementia care the Alzheimer Society of Ireland warns.
Health Minister Simon Harris has formally asked opposition parties to allow the bill establishing the tribunal to be sped through the Oireachtas just days after the cabinet agreed on the details of the plan.
Tue, 30 Apr, 2019
Mr Harris said the activity outside his home in Greystones was not a protest, "it’s an attempt to intimidate".
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019
Gardaí were called after a group called Fingal Battalion staged the latest in a series of demonstrations calling for the Health Minister's resignation.
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