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Minister for Health Marks World Haemophilia Day 2019

Minister for Health, Simon Harris T.D. has today marked World Haemophilia Day (Wednesday April 17th). He said: “Ireland can be very proud of the level of care provided to people with haemophilia and other bleeding disorders in Ireland. The services provided in our three Comprehensive Care Centres – the National Coagulation Centre in St. James’

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Department of Health Open Beds Report

The Open Beds Report provides a summary of the average numbers of open inpatient beds and day beds/places in the acute hospital system based on data provided by the HSE. The report will be published on the Department website each month. Open Beds Report – February 2019.

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Brexit Contingency and Preparedness Update

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.

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