Dr James Gray says hosptial has been trying to intimidate him “for years” due to his repeated criticism of overcrowding in the emergency department. Photograph: Getty Images

The whistleblower who revealed a 91-year-old spent 29 hours on a trolley in Tallaght hospital has accused his employer of trying to silence him. Emerg(...)

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has published a list of 25 priorities for the HSE in 2015. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar has published a list of 25 priorities for the health service in 2015, which includes a promise that no patient will b(...)

Geoffrey Shannon, the Law Society’s special rapporteur on child protection, will be one of the speakers at the homecare conference. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Ireland’s first national homecare conference will hear calls for the sector to be put under statutory regulation. The c(...)

If deemed necessary to save a woman’s life, the termination would be carried out in one of the 19 public/voluntary obstetric units covered by The Health Information Quality Authority.

Under the terms of the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill 2013, where there is a “real and substantial” risk to the life of the woman du(...)