Clare’s Tony Kelly celebrates a score agains Wexford last Saturday. The reigning Hurler of the Year is included  in a strong home U-21  team  against Tipperary in Ennis. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It may or may not be ideal timing but Clare get the chance to move on from the surrendering of their All-Ireland senior title this evening when their (...)

  In late 2011 then minister for health James Reilly (above) and Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin approved a special deal of €195,000 to facilitate Mr Maher’s move from the St Vincent’s Healthcare group to the west. This salary rate was later reduced under the Haddington Road agreement. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The salary of the chief executive of the group of public hospitals in the west and northwest will be reduced to the official prevailing rate for the (...)

A controversial review of maternity services in the west and north-west has been suspended, according to the local hospital group.

A controversial review of maternity services in the west and north-west has been suspended, according to the local hospital group.The West/North West (...)

Noel Daly: owned 50% of D&F Health Partnership, the consultancy  which carried  out a controversial review of maternity services in the west and northwest.

The former chairman of the West/North West Hospital Group failed to disclose his 50 per cent shareholding in a consultancy that was commissioned to c(...)

 Minister for Health James Reilly:  said last month  that a HSE review found the procurement of services from the consultancy was not in accordance with financial regulations. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Sinn Féin has called on the Government to publish the findings of a HSE review into how a private consultancy, part-owned by the chairman of a region(...)

The Department of Health. Photograph: Frank Miller

The Department of Health and the HSE drew up confidential plans to pay up to €1.5 million a year to hire an outside company to manage its hospitals i(...)

Minister for Health James Reilly: said the HSE report had ‘no standing on its own’. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Minister for Health James Reilly has said he has no plans to close any of the State’s 19 maternity units.Dr Reilly said a study commissioned by the HS(...)

University of Limerick 1-11 Waterford 0-10Brian Lohan’s University of Limerick eliminated Waterford from the Waterford Crystal Cup for the second succ(...)

Minister for Health James Reilly said it was ‘very clear’ that people need to be in compliance. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Minister for Health James Reilly has warned that St Vincent’s University Hospital faces “serious consequences” if it fails to co-operate with a HSE au(...)

HSE director general Tony O’Brien. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Health Service Executive has told a Dáil committee that some State-funded hospitals and agencies are claiming to be compliant with Government pay (...)