The latest contract between the Health Minister and the HSE was unveiled today, having been approved last night by James Reilly, writes Danielle Barron
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The HSE is in talks with the Department of Health and Department of Finance on providing incentives to consultants to work on the Telemedicine Rapid Access for Stroke and Neurological Assessment (TRASNA) initiative, IMN has learned.
The National Maternity Hospital (NMH) Holles Street, Dublin purchased a new building adjacent to the Hospital earlier this year for an undisclosed sum, in a bid to ease space pressures at the 119-year-old hospital, IMN has learned.
Just 10-14 primary care centres (PCCs) will be delivered via the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model and not 16, as recently indicated by the HSE, IMN has learned.
The removal of a €40,000 onerous rota subsidy payment to GPs in the West is likely to create significant risks for patients and doctors, GPs have warned.
The European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) has announced that it is due to visit Ireland next year.
The IMO has asked the HSE and Primary Care Reimbursement Service (PCRS) to delay the planned implementation of changes to the dispensing doctors system.