The irregularities at Positive Action often involved the payment of cheques into the director’s account but these were recorded with a different payee in  records. Photograph: iStockPhoto/Getty Images

HSE auditors uncovered 94 separate irregularities in the books of the Positive Action hepatitis C support group, all relating to the same director, an(...)

Spending controls at  hepatitis C support group Positive Action were non-existent, an internal HSE audit report said. File photograph: iStockPhoto/Getty Images

Spending controls at the hepatitis C support group, Positive Action, were non-existent and governance was seriously flawed, according to a HSE interna(...)

Bernadette Warnock (63), of Garretstown, Dunshaughlin, Co Meath, arrives at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. File photograph: Collins Courts

A court has ruled that the Health Service Executive (HSE) must receive €63,500 in compensation from the former director of a hepatitis C support group(...)

A former director of the Hepatitis C support group Positive Action, Bernadette Warnock (63), who stole more than €116,000 from the organisation will begin a two year prison sentence next month.

A former director of a Hepatitis C support group who stole more than €116,000 from the organisation will begin a two year prison sentence next month. (...)

 Judge Melanie Greally said it was “a most grievous offence” committed by somebody with a history of fraud. Photograph: Collins Courts.

The former director of a Hepatitis C support group who stole over €116,000 from the organisation has been given a chance to raise compensation. A sen(...)