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.
Health Ministers welcome the approval of the 2018 Dormant Accounts Action Plan – €6.466m for health-related projects
Minister for Health Simon Harris TD today (Tuesday) welcomed the announcement from the Department of Rural and Community Development of the approval of the 2018 Dormant Accounts Action Plan. Minister Harris, in welcoming the additional funding of more than €6.46m that has been made available to the Department of Health for a wide range of
The following information is for healthcare professionals, patients and others who are interested in finding out more about cannabis for medical use. It will discuss current and proposed access to potential cannabis treatment and describe the legal and policy status of cannabis. It also describes the Minister for Health’s role and that of the prescribing
Our Policy A - Z
Project Ireland 2040 is the Government’s overarching policy initiative to make Ireland a better country for all of us, a country that reflects the best of who we are and what we aspire to be.
A major programme of investment in health infrastructure will be guided by a recognition that that the best health outcomes can be achieved by reorienting our health services towards primary and community care where people’s health needs can for the most part be met locally, with high quality acute and emergency care provided in the appropriate acute hospital settings.
10.9 billion euro will fund major investment projects and programmes along with significant reform initiatives within the health sector.
See National Strategic Outcome 10 of the National Development Plan 2018 – 2027 for the full detail.