The chairman of the public spending watchdog has described a solicitor’s letter sent by former Fine Gael adviser and former Rehab chief executive Frank Flannery as ‘a step too far’. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Former Rehab director Frank Flannery or his company Laragh Consulting were paid more than €409,000 in professional fees for consultancy service(...)

Angela Kerins chief executive of Rehab arriving for the PAC meeting yesterday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

You could say it was a case of Angela’s cashes dominating the day. In spite of a pre-emptive attempt by a solicitor acting for Rehab to limit t(...)

Minister for Health James Reilly, who  last week warned that future State funding for Rehab could be at stake if the organisation does not disclose the salary paid to its chief executive.  Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Senior members of management in one part of the Rehab organisation in receipt of HSE funding shared over €900,000 in salary last year, according to fi(...)

Angela Kerins: the Health Service Executive – which provides the bulk of State funding to Rehab – has never formally sought  her  salary level

Minister for Health James Reilly has suggested that future State funding for Rehab could be at stake if the organisation does not disclose the s(...)