Press Release

Minister for Health and Children appoints Mr Willie O’Reilly to the Board of the HSE

The Minister for Health and Children, Ms Mary Harney TD, has appointed Mr Willie O’Reilly, Chief Executive Officer of Today FM, to the Board of the Health Service Executive (HSE). His appointment will be for the period ending 31 December 2009.

Mr O’Reilly replaces Mr Joe Macri, who resigned from the Board of the HSE in April of this year. Minister Harney thanked Mr Macri for his substantial contribution to the HSE Board during his term of office.

Making the appointment, Minister Harney said “Mr O’Reilly has extensive experience and I am confident that he will make a substantial and valuable contribution to the work of the Board”.