Simon Harris

7 Oct

Joe Carey TD at the Mid-Western Regional Hospital, Ennis
Photograph by Yvonne Vaughan Photography.

Go ahead for 60 bed unit at Limerick Hospital

A €14 million development that will provide 60 extra beds at University Hospital Limerick is to get the go ahead following the withdrawal of a planning objection, according to Clare TD Joe Carey and Limerick TD Tom Neville.

30 Sep


Carey makes case for spinal drug reimbursement

Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey has been told that the HSE is still considering if people with spinal muscular atrophy will be reimbursed the cost of a drug that can alleviate the rare muscle wasting condition

6 Oct

GP rural doctor

State salaries proposed for rural doctors

Offering state-paid salaries to family doctors if they move to rural areas could ensure that every community in Clare will have access to its own GP, according to Clare Fine Gael TD Joe Carey. “Health Minister Simon Harris has stated that he will make the offer when talks on new GP contracts begin in November. […]