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Format: 2014-08-29
Format: 2014-08-29

HSE chief warned Reilly on cuts

28 Aug 2014
HSE Director General Tony O'Brien warned Health Minister James Reilly late last year that the health executive's 2014 service plan as then drafted could not fully guarantee patient safety and that...

HSE to implement new consultant rates

28 Aug 2014
The HSE says it will go ahead with the implementation of revised higher pay rates for newly-appointed consultants from next week, despite the collapse of Labour Relations Commission (LRC) talks...

Race, socioeconomic status predicted frequent ED use for acute HF

28 Aug 2014
Minority race or ethnicity and lower socioeconomic status were associated with frequent visits to the ED for acute HF syndrome, according to results of a retrospective study of patients in California...

Prehypertension, hypertension in children drive up health care costs

28 Aug 2014
Prehypertension and hypertension in children are having strong effects on healthcare costs, according to research published in The American Journal of Managed Care.Although BMI was also found to...

615 inefficient boilers replaced in Castlereagh

28 Aug 2014
Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has encouraged homeowners to apply for assistance to replace their boiler through the Boiler Replacement Scheme before the onset of winter.

924 inefficient boilers replaced in Antrim and Ballymena

28 Aug 2014
Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has encouraged homeowners to apply for assistance to replace their boiler through the Boiler Replacement Scheme before the onset of winter.

1,153 inefficient boilers replaced in Carrickfergus, Larne and Newtownabbey

28 Aug 2014
Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has encouraged homeowners to apply for assistance to replace their boiler through the Boiler Replacement Scheme before the onset of winter.

Over 14,500 inefficient boilers replaced

28 Aug 2014
Social Development Minister Nelson McCausland has welcomed the success of the Boiler Replacement Scheme and encouraged the public to apply before the onset of winter.

Adult childhood cancer survivors failed to adhere to healthier lifestyles

28 Aug 2014
Adult survivors of childhood cancer did not demonstrate healthier behaviors than the general population, according to findings from the Chicago Healthy Living Study.Due to the different health care...

Publication of the March 2014 Northern Ireland Waiting List Statistics Releases

28 Aug 2014
The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety today published the June 2014 Northern Ireland Waiting List Statistics Releases.

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