All-Island Civic Dialogue on ‘Brexit – Implications for Cross-border Health Co-operation’ Summary Report

Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, convened a sectoral dialogue in Dundalk on 8 September 2017 to discuss the implications of Brexit for cross- border health co-operation.

The sectoral dialogue meeting was well attended with over 80 participants from North and South. Participants included representatives from health service delivery agencies, service commissioners, business associations, patient representative organisations, local authorities and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) active in the health and social care area.

Minister Harris gave the opening address  at the dialogue and participated in the breakout discussions, taking the opportunity to sit with each of the five groups and listen to points raised. Link to opening address.