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#Irish Medical Council

# irish-medical-council - Monday 5 September, 2016

IMO says rising population and bed cuts causing 'chaos' in emergency departments

The IMO also warned that demand for hospital space will rise this year because of elective surgeries being cancelled last year.

# irish-medical-council - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Thousands of certificates allowing doctors to work overseas granted

It follows fears of a manpower shortage in the health sector.

# irish-medical-council - Friday 18 October, 2013

Hospital group will ‘review actions of all staff’ in care of Savita

The West/North West Hospital Group said that, if appropriate, staff will be referred to the proper authorities but that “in many instances there will be no case to answer.”

# irish-medical-council - Monday 28 January, 2013

How do Ireland's doctor competence checks fare against Britain's strict new rules?

New UK rules mean doctors are assessed every five years and have their licences renewed. So how does it work in Ireland?

# irish-medical-council - Tuesday 8 January, 2013

Medical Council 'unaware of any deaths' as result of current abortion laws

The IMC’s president Kieran Murphy says the body, which regulates the medical profession, does not know of any deaths.

# irish-medical-council - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Ireland and abortion: the facts takes a look at the current laws, constitutional rights, past legal challenges and the situation in other jurisdictions.

# irish-medical-council - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Rise in number of complaints against doctors

The Irish Medical Council said there was a 22 per cent increase in complaints last year.

# irish-medical-council - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

Doctor who 'could not take patient's pulse' fails to show at inquiry

The Medical Council is probing allegations that a doctor at Letterkenny Hospital engaged in professional misconduct and poor professional performance.

# irish-medical-council - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

In today’s 9 at 9: Rioting in Belfast, a crackdown for legal highs on the way, Anonymous reveals its latest attack, and good news for Ireland’s interest rate?

# irish-medical-council - Wednesday 3 November, 2010

Medical Council probes allegations of misconduct

A consultant radiologist in Drogheda is facing nine allegations of professional misconduct.