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Statement from Minister for Health Simon Harris

The Minister for Health Simon Harris TD has today noted the publication of the agreement between the National Maternity Hospital and St Vincent’s Healthcare Group by the two hospitals ( The Minister also particularly welcomes the confirmation by the Board of St.Vincent’s Healthcare Group that any medical procedure which is in accordance with the laws

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Health Research Board Report – Approaches to the regulation and financing of home care services in four European countries. An evidence review.

The Department of Health is currently undertaking work to develop a new statutory formal home care scheme for older people, and in 2016 commissioned a review by the Health Research Board (HRB) of the way in which homecare services are funded and regulated in other European countries.  This evidence review is part of the preparatory

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Simon Harris TD

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Minister Simon HarrisMinister Simon Harris is a TD for Wicklow & East Carlow, and Minister for Health. He was first elected to Dáil Éireann in the 2011 General Election and was the youngest member of the 31st Dáil.

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