Boost in Garda recruitment is good news for communities in Clare

April 1st, 2015 - Pat Breen
Posted in Health/Social Welfare, Press Releases

250 new recruits on the way and 300 already in training

Clare T.D. and Chairman of the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs and Trade Pat Breen has welcomed the …

Topical Issues Debate Contribution following the publication of the HIQA Report on the A&E Department at the Mid-Western Regional Hospital in Limerick.

June 11th, 2014 - Pat Breen
Posted in Dail Debates, Health/Social Welfare

Deputy Pat Breen: I welcome the presence of the Minister for Health to take the matter. I thank him for being here. It is obvious that all five Members who …

Topical Issue Debate – Primary Care Centre Provision

November 19th, 2013 - Pat Breen
Posted in Dail Debates, Health/Social Welfare

Deputy Pat Breen: I welcome the opportunity to raise this matter and thank the Minister for Health for being present to answer my query. I acknowledge the progress he is …

Breen welcome Ennis General Hospital accreditation as a Centre for Colorectal Screening

March 12th, 2013 - Pat Breen
Posted in Health/Social Welfare, Press Releases

Clare T.D. and Chairman of the Oireachtas Committee on Foreign Affairs Pat Breen has today (Tuesday) welcomed the accreditation of the Mid-Western Regional Hospital in Ennis as a Centre Colorectal …

Contribution to the Health Service Executive (Governance) Bill 2012: Second Stage

January 31st, 2013 - Pat Breen
Posted in Dail Debates, Health/Social Welfare

I welcome the opportunity to speak on the Health Service Executive (Governance) Bill 2012. Like other Deputies, I questioned previous health Ministers on the management and delivery of health services …