Articles tagged with: Dr James Reilly

CO COUNCIL SECURES LONG-AWAITED MEETING WITH HEALTH MINISTER

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13 May 2013 Comments Off on CO COUNCIL SECURES LONG-AWAITED MEETING WITH HEALTH MINISTER

Minister for Health Dr James Reilly has finally agreed to meet a delegation from Monaghan Co Council. The announcement – which perhaps significantly comes a week after the announcement of €9.5 million funding to develop a primary care centre adjacent Monaghan General Hospital – was made to the Council members by Co Mayor Hugh McElvaney at Tuesday’s meeting of the authority in Clones. Mayor McElvaney, who had absented himself for vested interest reasons from a discussion on the Scotch Corner landfill facility, returned to the meeting room in ...

FUTURE DEVELOPMENT OF MONAGHAN HOSPITAL SERVICES DEPENDENT ON NEW GROUP STRUCTURE SAYS HEALTH MINISTER

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12 Apr 2013 Comments Off on FUTURE DEVELOPMENT OF MONAGHAN HOSPITAL SERVICES DEPENDENT ON NEW GROUP STRUCTURE SAYS HEALTH MINISTER

Any future development of services at Monaghan General Hospital will be in the context of new hospital group structures which are to be put in place in the near future as a preparatory measure for the introduction of the Government’s Universal Health Insurance policy, according to Minister for Health Dr James Reilly. Minister Reilly was responding to a request from Monaghan Co Council concerning the provision of funding to develop services at Monaghan General Hospital. In a letter which came before the April meeting of the authority – ...

PRESSURE RENEWED ON HEALTH MINISTER TO DELIVER FOR MONAGHAN HOSPITAL

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8 Feb 2013 Comments Off on PRESSURE RENEWED ON HEALTH MINISTER TO DELIVER FOR MONAGHAN HOSPITAL
PRESSURE RENEWED ON HEALTH MINISTER TO DELIVER FOR MONAGHAN HOSPITAL

The voice of Minister for Health Dr James Reilly was heard in the meeting chamber of Monaghan Co Council for the first time on Monday last. Minister Reilly, who has refused recent requests from the Council for a meeting to discuss the downgrading of services at Monaghan General Hospital, was heard to promise his resignation from office if he did not deliver on commitments he made to safeguard services there. What members were listening to, however, was an internet recording of a speech made by Dr Reilly during ...

YOUTUBE VIDEO PUTS DR REILLY’S HOSPITAL PLEDGES IN SPOTLIGHT

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20 Jan 2012 Comments Off on YOUTUBE VIDEO PUTS DR REILLY’S HOSPITAL PLEDGES IN SPOTLIGHT
YOUTUBE VIDEO PUTS  DR REILLY’S HOSPITAL PLEDGES IN SPOTLIGHT

By Michael McDonnell michael@northern-standard.ie The old adage about words coming back to haunt the speaker was, from a Fine Gael perspective anyway, painfully highlighted this week in a YouTube video that shows the current Minister for Health Dr James Reilly promising the crowd at a Monaghan Hospital rally in 2008 that the day he would let local hospital services be taken away when there was nothing to replace them was “the day I’ll walk away; I’ll retire”. The video of Dr Reilly promising the huge gathering in Monaghan’s Church Square in ...