James Reilly

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 Taoiseach Leo Varadkar: favours election next May. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Senior Government staff have been told by one of Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s inner circle that there will be no general election until May 2020. John Ca(...)

Doctors have warned that the introduction of the new extended free GP service should not be taken for granted. File photograph: Getty

The Government wants to introduce free GP care for all children under eight years of age from the middle of next year, Minister for Health Simon Harri(...)

Senator James Reilly distributed  party leaflets in north Dublin detailing timetable for rollout of free GP care. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Free GP care for children is to be extended to under-eights in summer 2020, Fine Gael is promising. The measure will then be extended to under-10s in(...)

Miriam O’Callaghan’s recent radio slot was a chance for common sense to prevail on vaccines.

As the summer draws to a close, so listeners once more begin to hear the time-honoured radio traditions that herald the changing of the seasons. Ther(...)

About 2,500 consultants have contractual rights to see private patients. File photograph: Getty

At the launch of the report of the review group on private practice in State-owned and funded hospitals its chairman Donal de Buitléir said he was a “(...)

Among the unallocated Tusla cases there were 81 disclosures from adults reporting alleged abuse that had taken place when they were children. Six of those cases related to convicted sex offenders, which all required “urgent assessment/follow-up”.

Several cases involving convicted sex offenders requiring “urgent” attention were among a backlog of hundreds of unassessed files held in Tusla’s Port(...)

File photo. Photograph: Alan Betson

Why are hospital consultants considering strike action in the autumn Senior medical specialists represented by the Irish Medical Organisation (IMO) ar(...)

“There was little evidence that the unions were vocal in their disagreement with the new entrant salary reduction.” Photograph: Getty Images

The 2012 decision to cut the pay of new hospital consultants is an example of a policy failure that was influenced by political and union self-interes(...)

Local Fine Gael Senator Dr James Reilly said the facility would help reduce waiting lists in Beaumont and the Mater hospitals. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Plans for a €50 million hospital for north Dublin, with an urgent care centre and 40 beds, will be lodged with Fingal County Council on Tuesday mornin(...)

Politician of the Year: Green Party leader Eamon Ryan. Photograph: Crispin Rodwell

Politician of the Year: Green Party leader Eamon Ryan The Greens soared in popularity during the European and local elections, taking two seats in Eu(...)

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