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# rapid-testing - Saturday 13 November, 2021

Government looks to subsidise cost of antigen tests to help people buy them at a lower price
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# Rapid Testing

Government looks to subsidise cost of antigen tests to help people buy them at a lower price

Nov 13th 2021, 11:00 AM 28,600 Views 61 Comments

The minister wants the Government Covid Contingency Fund to cover the costs of rolling out antigen tests nationally.

# rapid-testing - Saturday 30 October, 2021

Antigen tests should be free to members of the public, says Mary Lou McDonald
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# Rapid Testing

Antigen tests should be free to members of the public, says Mary Lou McDonald

Oct 30th 2021, 11:20 AM 13,964 Views 46 Comments

The Journal reported this morning that the Irish Pharmacy Union and the HSE have entered preliminary talks about the distribution of antigen tests to the wider public.

HSE in talks with pharmacies about distributing antigen tests to the wider public
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# Rapid Testing

HSE in talks with pharmacies about distributing antigen tests to the wider public

Oct 30th 2021, 12:10 AM 19,266 Views 14 Comments

Ireland currently has over two million antigen tests in stock in the country.

# rapid-testing - Thursday 21 October, 2021

State could buy 500,000 antigen tests per week as Govt told rapid testing may play 'important role'
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# Rapid Testing

State could buy 500,000 antigen tests per week as Govt told rapid testing may play 'important role'

Oct 21st 2021, 2:28 PM 12,243 Views 42 Comments

Ireland is understood to have two million rapid tests in stock.

# rapid-testing - Friday 2 April, 2021

Rapid testing to be piloted in four universities, says minister
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# ANTIGEN TESTING

Rapid testing to be piloted in four universities, says minister

Apr 2nd 2021, 12:43 PM 25,566 Views 27 Comments

Antigen testing on construction sites will begin in a matter of weeks, say sources.

# rapid-testing - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Rapid testing 'could be deployed in all schools by September 2021'
# Expert Group Report
# Expert Group Report

Rapid testing 'could be deployed in all schools by September 2021'

Apr 1st 2021, 4:42 PM 17,627 Views 28 Comments

Antigen testing is not yet recommended as a requirement to enter restaurants or other leisure activities.

# rapid-testing - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

Health Minister: 'If you do need to travel home for Christmas - follow traffic light rules'
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# Testing

Health Minister: 'If you do need to travel home for Christmas - follow traffic light rules'

Updated Nov 18th 2020, 5:26 PM 47,487 Views 34 Comments

The Taoiseach says Irish public health experts are “not converts” to antigen testing.

# rapid-testing - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Transport minister says government wants an airport testing system in place by Christmas
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# Eamon Ryan

Transport minister says government wants an airport testing system in place by Christmas

Oct 28th 2020, 1:12 PM 26,857 Views 64 Comments

Minister Michael McGrath says the hope is Level 5 gives us a decent Christmas.

# rapid-testing - Friday 23 October, 2020

Sheedy: Rapid testing 'absolutely worth considering' if it makes games safer to play
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# Reduced Risk

Sheedy: Rapid testing 'absolutely worth considering' if it makes games safer to play

Oct 23rd 2020, 9:52 AM 4,367 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary boss delivered contrasting news on the fitness of Seamus Kennedy and John O’Dwyer.

# rapid-testing - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Rapid testing should be considered but it's not as accurate as the test we currently use, Hiqa says
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# Rapid Testing

Rapid testing should be considered but it's not as accurate as the test we currently use, Hiqa says

Oct 21st 2020, 10:58 AM 17,768 Views 38 Comments

The introduction of rapid testing could be effective in Ireland in future, but we need to see its “real-world performance” here first, Hiqa said.

# rapid-testing - Thursday 31 March, 2016

New rapid HIV testing project looking to Ireland's bars and workplaces
# Awareness
# Awareness

New rapid HIV testing project looking to Ireland's bars and workplaces

Mar 31st 2016, 6:06 AM 14,653 Views 18 Comments

The new service will soon be available in Dublin’s Pantibar.