Colin Bradley

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Dr Salaheldin Ahmed. Delivering the Medical Council committee’s decision, chairman Joe O’Donovan encouraged Dr Ahmed to ‘remediate’ his suboptimal practice. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

A locum GP has been found not guilty of poor professional performance over his treatment of an elderly patient at an out-of-hours consultation. The f(...)

Lynn Margiotta, from Finglas, Dublin,  said she was unfit for work for much of 2014  and provided over a dozen medical certificates made out by her brother, Dr Tony Margiotta. Photograph: Collins Courts

The trial of a garda civil servant accused of using bogus sick certs has collapsed after a judge ruled the investigation breached her right to privacy(...)

Allowing pharmacists to treat minor patient ailments could save the health service money, take the pressure off overworked GPs and improve the general health of the population, a healthcare seminar has been told.

Doctors and pharmacists are at odds over a proposal to allow pharmacists to treat minor ailments among medical-card holders.The Department of Health i(...)