Blog Articles, tagged with: Government

New Drug Pricing Deal


On 20th July, the Government announced details of a new agreement with the Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association (IPHA) on the supply of medicines that will reduce the costs paid by the HSE. It is estimated that the new agreement will save €600 million in total over four years. Ministe...

Published by MS Ireland on Friday July 29 2016 04:30 PM

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Irish Healthcare Firm Launches Campaign to Change Medical Cannabis Law


Medical Cannabis remains illegal in Ireland despite government promises An Irish healthcare company has launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise funds to lobby the Irish government to change the laws on medical cannabis. GreenLight Health, a medical cannabis research and developme...

Published by Greenlight Health on Thursday March 26 2015 08:45 AM

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Surprise changes to housing grants


Fresh cuts met with shock Following the surprise cuts to housing supports this week MS Ireland joins other representative groups for people with disabilities and the elderly across the country in criticising the move. The cuts affect people with disabilities in two areas: the housing adaptation...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday January 09 2014 11:07 AM

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7 Things to Do...


...For World MS Day Whether you’re strapped for time and money or not, there are plenty of things you can do to raise awareness, raise the issues and raise funds this World MS Day.  What’s Your Motto? Mottos can lift our spirits and motivate us to make the most of every day. Y...

Published by MS Ireland on Tuesday May 14 2013 01:45 AM

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5,580 Neuro On Waiting List


Neuro Groups Demand Action MS Ireland joined The Neurological Alliance of Ireland (NAI) for their Lobby Day in Leinster House to present a grim picture of neurological services to gathered TDs and Senators. Person with MS, Emma Rogan spoke of her personal experience of living with a neurological...

Published by MS Ireland on Thursday February 28 2013 10:01 AM

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