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Minister for Health welcomes progress on consultant pay proposals

Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar TD today, Friday 29 August 2014 welcomed the progress between the parties on consultant pay proposals. “I believe the consultant

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Department of Health Annual Report for 2013

The Department of Health Annual Report for 2013 This report sets out the body of work undertaken by the Department of Health in 2013.  Download

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Mr Leo Varadkar TD

Minister for Health

Mr Leo Varadkar TD is the Minister for Health and was appointed to this position in July 2014.   Mr Varadkar was first elected to Dáil Eireann  in 2007 as the TD  for Dublin West, he is also the youngest member of the Irish Government.

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Ms. Kathleen Lynch, TD

Minister of State for Primary and Social Care

Kathleen Lynch was appointed Minister of State at the Department of Health on 10 March 2011.

She was first elected to the Dáil in 1994.

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