Tag: HSE

New website gives support to carers in Dublin Fingal

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has said that a new online resource for carers will be of great support to people caring for relatives and loved ones in the North County. The announcement of the new HSE resource comes during the tenth annual National Carer’s Week, which falls during 13th – 19th June this year. “The new…

€31 million in additional funding for disability services will assist people in Dublin Fingal and across country

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has said the approval of €31 million in additional funding for disability services by Government is a positive move in providing essential supports and services to those who need them in the North County, and across the country. “I am delighted with the announcement that the Government has approved additional funding of…

New price negotiations urgently needed to allow cystic fibrosis patients to get access to Orkambi drug

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal has said that he is disappointed that the Orkambi drug for Cystic Fibrosis was not recommended for approval by the National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics. “I was disappointed to learn that the Orkambi drug for Cyctic Fibrosis was not recommended for approval by the National Centre of Pharmacoeconomics. The National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics took this…

Farrell urges community and voluntary groups in Dublin Fingal to apply for HSE funding

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell, has called on community and voluntary groups in the North County to consider applying for funding from the Respite Care Grant Scheme and the National Lottery Grant Scheme.   “I would urge community and voluntary groups in Dublin Fingal to consider applying for funding under the Respite Care Grant Scheme and the…

HSE Service Plan provides details of capital project for Dublin Fingal

Fine Gael TD for Dublin Fingal, Alan Farrell has today, (Thursday) welcomed the launch of the 2015 HSE Service Plan by the Minister for Health Leo Varadkar TD & Minister for Primary and Social Care Kathleen Lynch TD. “After many years of significant reductions, there is a modest increase in funding in 2015. It will allow for Programme for Government…