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# icgp - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Warning that Republic will follow North's Covid-19 trend without 'radical' change in behaviours this week
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# Covid19

Warning that Republic will follow North's Covid-19 trend without 'radical' change in behaviours this week

Oct 14th 2020, 9:29 AM 31,476 Views 92 Comments

Dr Mary Favier said the health service here faces a greater challenge due to resourcing deficiencies.

# icgp - Monday 18 May, 2020

Covid-19: Close contacts will be tested twice - on day 1 and day 7 - whether or not they have symptoms
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# Coronavirus

Covid-19: Close contacts will be tested twice - on day 1 and day 7 - whether or not they have symptoms

May 18th 2020, 8:41 AM 24,215 Views 13 Comments

The move has been welcomed as Ireland starts to slowly ease restrictions.

# icgp - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Increased testing must not lead to 'unacceptable' waiting times, warn GPs
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Increased testing must not lead to 'unacceptable' waiting times, warn GPs

Apr 26th 2020, 9:50 PM 20,132 Views 28 Comments

The Irish College of General Practioners broadly welcomed plans to increase testing.

# icgp - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

GPs will now facilitate people who are not registered with practice and have Covid-19 symptoms
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# Doctors

GPs will now facilitate people who are not registered with practice and have Covid-19 symptoms

Mar 18th 2020, 7:50 AM 16,608 Views 17 Comments

There are now a total of 292 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the Republic of Ireland.

# icgp - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Guidelines published for GPs who will provide abortion services
# Termination
# Termination

Guidelines published for GPs who will provide abortion services

Dec 19th 2018, 5:00 PM 10,715 Views 54 Comments

Services are expected to begin from 1 January.

# icgp - Sunday 2 December, 2018

More than 40 GPs walk out of abortion services meeting

More than 40 GPs walk out of abortion services meeting

Dec 2nd 2018, 6:22 PM 29,809 Views 133 Comments

The Irish College of General Practitioners was holding an EGM in Malahide this afternoon.

'There are a lot of questions to be answered': GPs group to meet to discuss concerns over abortion law
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# ICGP

'There are a lot of questions to be answered': GPs group to meet to discuss concerns over abortion law

Dec 2nd 2018, 8:15 AM 8,346 Views 34 Comments

It is expected a landmark bill to regulate abortion services in Ireland will pass in the Dáil in coming weeks.

# icgp - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Moral objection or no time: Majority of GPs say they can't provide abortion services
# Survey
# Survey

Moral objection or no time: Majority of GPs say they can't provide abortion services

Nov 8th 2018, 6:15 PM 15,761 Views 49 Comments

Legislation on the provision of abortion has been debated by the Oireachtas health committee this week.

# icgp - Sunday 27 May, 2018

GPs to hold emergency meeting to discuss referendum result
# Abortion Pills
# Abortion Pills

GPs to hold emergency meeting to discuss referendum result

May 27th 2018, 5:00 PM 26,690 Views 100 Comments

Abortion services are expected to be GP-led.

# icgp - Friday 25 May, 2018

So many people are dying from alcohol-related deaths it's like 'planes going down without survivors'
# Gp Conference
# Gp Conference

So many people are dying from alcohol-related deaths it's like 'planes going down without survivors'

May 25th 2018, 2:41 PM 28,079 Views 58 Comments

Despite three people dying in Ireland every day due to alcohol, one expert said there’s “very little outcry”.

# icgp - Sunday 15 April, 2018

How do GPs treat women who've taken abortion pills in Ireland?
# Medical Abortion
# Medical Abortion

How do GPs treat women who've taken abortion pills in Ireland?

Apr 15th 2018, 10:00 PM 38,680 Views 79 Comments

“They’d be more nervous telling a doctor they don’t know. Oftentimes, they might say they’re miscarrying.”

# icgp - Monday 1 September, 2014

20% of GPs who graduated in 2010 now live abroad
# Emigration
# Emigration

20% of GPs who graduated in 2010 now live abroad

Sep 1st 2014, 8:33 AM 6,979 Views 52 Comments

And current trainees may be following suit…

# icgp - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Go-ahead given to free GP care for under sixes
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# Doctor Doctor

Go-ahead given to free GP care for under sixes

Apr 16th 2014, 1:30 PM 15,800 Views 71 Comments

The ICGP says that if Cabinet agrees to bring in free GP care, it will be a premature decision.

# icgp - Friday 31 January, 2014

IMO remains "sceptical" about free child GP care and will tell the Government today
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# Showdown

IMO remains "sceptical" about free child GP care and will tell the Government today

Jan 31st 2014, 7:32 AM 5,473 Views 43 Comments

The union say the plan is being implemented “by diktat”.

# icgp - Sunday 12 May, 2013

GPs call for law to allow termination in non-viable foetal abnormality
# Abortion
# Abortion

GPs call for law to allow termination in non-viable foetal abnormality

May 12th 2013, 5:33 PM 8,398 Views 157 Comments

The Irish College of General Practitioners narrowly passed the motion at its annual meeting today.