Dr Mcgarry

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The judge observed that the plan to perform the murder of Patrick “Patsy” Hutch (above) was postponed due to the arrival of Storm Emma. File photograph: Collins Dublin

A senior Kinahan cartel member and an accomplice have received sentences totalling 17½ years at the Special Criminal Court for orchestrating the gang’(...)

Family doctors have warned further increases in eligibility for free GP care in the absence of increased capacity will lead to waiting lists. Photograph: PA.

Family doctors have warned further increases in eligibility for free GP care in the absence of increased capacity will jeopardise the provision of sam(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris said  he wanted to be the Minister who ‘breaks the vicious cycle of annual overcrowding’. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

At least 1,000 additional hospital beds are needed immediately and 325 more will be needed every year for the next two decades to cope with the health(...)

The Irish Medical Organisation warns that at least 325 new hospital beds will be needed every year for the next two decades to keep pace with a rising – and ageing – population. Photograph: Alan Betson

Ireland is getting older, faster. The feat of an ageing population is considered a societal success – a measure of how health services successfully ba(...)

Two new vaccinations, for Meningococcal B/MenB and Rotavirus, will be given to babies from December 1st

GPs have reached agreement with the Department of Health on extending the vaccination scheme for new-born babies. Two new vaccinations, for Meningoco(...)

Residents of Bansha, Co Tipperary, pack their local community hall at a public meeting in November. They are concerned that a GP vacancy be filled. Photograph: John D Kelly

The Health Service Executive has reinstated allowances in a bid to fill a rural GP post in Bansha, Co Tipperary, even though the post was originally (...)