Our Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of people in Ireland: by keeping people healthy; providing the healthcare people need; delivering high quality services and getting best value from health system resources.
The Minister of State with Special Responsibility for Disabilities, Finian McGrath TD, today marked World Down Syndrome Day. World Down Syndrome Day is a global awareness day which has been celebrated all over the world since 2006. In welcoming the day, the Minister said that the aim of the day is to further create a
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As part of a whole-of-Government response to Brexit, Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D., has outlined a comprehensive and coordinated set of preparations to ensure the continuity of health services and supply of medical products in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
This work involves the Department of Health, the HSE, the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) and other agencies engaging in intensive Brexit preparedness and contingency planning.