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#Positive Action

# positive-action - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Director who stole €116,000 from Hep C support group says she has 'nothing to show for it'
# Sentencing
# Sentencing

Director who stole €116,000 from Hep C support group says she has 'nothing to show for it'

Mar 19th 2016, 7:30 AM 27,194 Views 23 Comments

Bernadette Warnock has been given the chance to raise compensation – but she still may face jail.

# positive-action - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Simon Harris: Politicians love being in the news - but that's a good thing
# Committee Wars
# Committee Wars

Simon Harris: Politicians love being in the news - but that's a good thing

Oct 29th 2014, 7:15 AM 4,598 Views 21 Comments

Simon Harris has defended the role of the Public Accounts Committee following criticism yesterday.

# positive-action - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Who should investigate the Positive Action controversy? These two TDs can't agree
# Committee Wars
# Committee Wars

Who should investigate the Positive Action controversy? These two TDs can't agree

Oct 28th 2014, 12:45 PM 9,322 Views 29 Comments

Two Oireachtas Committees are at odds over which one should probe spending at the Hepatitis C support group.

# positive-action - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Gardaí investigate support group's spend on gifts, angel healing and dog kennels
# Positive Action
# Positive Action

Gardaí investigate support group's spend on gifts, angel healing and dog kennels

Oct 23rd 2014, 10:45 PM 31,654 Views 104 Comments

Positive Action received €2.3 million in tax payer funding between 2009 and 2013.

# positive-action - Thursday 2 May, 2013

# positive-action - Friday 18 May, 2012

Health Minister approves new Hepatitis C drugs
# Hep C
# Hep C

Health Minister approves new Hepatitis C drugs

May 18th 2012, 6:30 AM 1,758 Views 1 Comment

Good news for patients who have been pushing for the reimbursement of new and effective treatments.

# positive-action - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Hepatitis C support group pushes for new treatments
# Health
# Health

Hepatitis C support group pushes for new treatments

Mar 7th 2012, 7:00 AM 1,935 Views 5 Comments

A new treatment, proved effective in other countries, is yet to be included in the HSE’s drugs reimbursement list.