Paschal Taggart said the bid for Mount Carmel maternity hospital was well funded but he was unable to disclose for confidentiality reasons the exact make-up of the consortium.

An Irish and Middle East group bidding to keep Dublin’s Mount Carmel maternity hospital as a medical facility has said it will create 300 new jobs if (...)

 Denis O’Brien:  was rumoured two weeks ago to have been an under-bidder for a debt associated with the Blackrock Clinic in south Dublin, but this has not been confirmed. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Billionaire Denis O’Brien has taken control of the Beacon Private Hospital in Sandyford in Dublin. The(...)

UPMC Beacon Hospital, Sandyford. Like other private hospitals, it has been hit by the declining numbers of people with health cover. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre is in talks with its bankers to restructure company borrowings of more than €100 million relating to the U(...)

The view with Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and the view with 20:20 vision.Photographs: Courtesy of National Council for the Blind in Ireland

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of sight loss in people aged over 50 in Ireland. The condition affects the macula, a small(...)

A Medical Council Fitness to Practise Committee has begun hearing closing arguments in the case of a Waterford-based dermatologist who is facin(...)

A dermatologist, facing more than 100 allegations of professional misconduct and or poor professional performance, has said he is not sure oper(...)