Anne Doherty

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’Only three-quarters of the available child and adolescent mental health service beds were open at any one time’

There is now a tsunami of distressed young people presenting in crisis to paediatric hospitals and to paediatric emergency departments in particular, (...)

Claire Byrne: the RTÉ Radio 1 host is an effective interviewer

After hearing her political guests vainly try to make sense of the latest Covid bombshell, Claire Byrne has a simple message for listeners. “So w(...)

Some 84 per cent of hospital consultants reported that the pandemic has had an adverse effect on their workload. Photograph: iStock

Almost four in five Irish medical consultants are experiencing burnout as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to a new study. The level of b(...)

Jeffrey Donaldson: the Democratic Unionist Party MP  is facilitating  the Families for Justice delegation in London. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A group campaigning for the truth about unsolved killings and other crimes is going to Westminster to raise concerns about the Garda and Department of(...)

A group of families whose loved ones have died in violent or unsolved circumstances has travelled to Brussels to raise their cases with MEPs after lo(...)

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(...)