Brendan Drumm

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A view of the construction site of The National Children’s Hospital. Photograph: Tom Honan

1993: A single, tertiary children’s hospital for Dublin is proposed by the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. It recommended the centre be built (...)

The Irish Infrastructure Fund has set up a new vehicle, Valley Healthcare, to invest in primary care centres in Ireland.

The Irish Infrastructure Fund (IIF), run by Irish Life Investment Managers, Australia’s AMP Capital and backed by State investment, has set up a new v(...)

Eilish Hardiman, CEO of the Children’s Hospital Group, Minister for Health Leo Varadkar, Jace O’Rourke (2-and-a-half-months-old) and John Pollock of the  National Paediatric Hospital Development Board  celebrate  the granting of permission for the new children’s hospital in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

1993: A single tertiary paediatric hospital based in Dublin is proposed by the faculty of paediatrics at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. (...)

PJ Cahill, a paramedic from Kilnagarbet, Stradone, Co Cavan outside  the Four Courts for the second day of his High Court action for damages. Photograph: Collins Courts

A paramedic who has sued for nervous shock after witnessing the death of his colleague who fell out of an ambulance has told the High Court he suffere(...)

1993: A single tertiary paediatric hospital based in Dublin is proposed by the faculty of paediatrics at the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland. I(...)

Outgoing Hiqa chief executive Tracey Cooper: “I wouldn’t say we were the safest [health service]. We still have quite a long way to go.” Photograph: Eric Luke

After eight years running a rule over the Irish health service, the head of the State’s health watchdog has some good things to say about the syste(...)

Transparency and top-ups
  • Health
  • December 4, 2013, 01:00

The public deserves clear unambiguous answers on top-ups paid to senior personnel within voluntary hospitals and health agencies. The issues include (...)