What Mary Harney said would have to be cut from health budget

Posted in Blog by saraburke on October 26, 2010

Seven days ago at the ESRI conference on resource allocation in the health sector,  Mary Harney said that the HSE is facing cuts ‘between €600,000 and one billion’. I asked her that question on the door step – so what actually did Mary Harney say?


A new HSE boss and cancer chief – dare we be hopeful?

Posted in Blog by saraburke on June 3, 2010

Two of the most senior health service posts have been filled in the last week. Cathal Magee is the new HSE CEO, while Canadian Susan O’Reilly is the new cancer chief. So whats the word on the new HSE managers? (more…)