Minister for Health James Reilly said there would be no financial loss for GPs as a result of the introduction of free GP care for young children. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Government will consult with doctors’ representatives on its plans for the introduction of free GP care for all children under age 6 but will not (...)

Dr Paul McKeown, president of the IMO pictured proposing a motion rejecting Croke Park II at the agm in the Hotel Europe, Killarney, yesterday. Photograph: Don MacMonagle

The Irish Medical Organisation has said it will not be bound by any decision of the public service com(...)