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The Irish Hospital Consultants’ Association (IHCA) has said doctors are being dispatched to work at Cavan General Hospital after it was reported that 70 doctors and nurses working there have become infected with Covid-19. File Photograph: Alan Betson /The Irish Times

The Irish Hospital Consultants Association (IHCA) has said doctors are being dispatched to work at Cavan General Hospital after it was reported that u(...)

Health experts have predicted the trolley crisis will continue to get worse each year.

The vice president of Irish Hospital Consultants Association has said the number of new beds planned by the HSE this year is “like trying to put out a(...)

Minister for Health Simon Harris has said  he believes the two-tier pay system for consultants is unfair and needs to be rectified. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/ Collins

Hospital consultants have called on Minister for Health Simon Harris to set a date for pay talks, as new figures show waiting lists are highest in spe(...)

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Patients will continue to languish on waiting lists until the Government tackles the “brain drain” of doctors leaving Ireland, the Irish Hospital Cons(...)

Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Healthcare authorities have insisted that the first phase of the new national children’s hospital will open on schedule this summer despite there bein(...)