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Simon Harris to consider public ownership options for NMH - Irish Times;

Simon Harris to consider public ownership options for NMH - Irish Times

Irish TimesSimon Harris to consider public ownership options for NMHIrish TimesMinister for Health Simon Harris is to consider options for the partial public ownership of the new National Maternity Hospital. Mr Harris indicated for the first time on Sunday that the State will seek a stake in the ownership of the National ...and more »

Disputed National Maternity Hospital site may be leased by State - Irish Examiner;

Disputed National Maternity Hospital site may be leased by State - Irish Examiner

Irish ExaminerDisputed National Maternity Hospital site may be leased by StateIrish ExaminerThe Government is considering a long-term lease, with a nominal rent, for the site of the proposed new National Maternity Hospital. Health Minister Simon Harris has said a review of the ownership structures in the health sector, expected to include the ...and more »

Owning the National Maternity Hospital - Irish Times

Owning the National Maternity HospitalIrish TimesSir, – Is the site at Mount Merrion the best possible site for the new Maternity Hospital which will cost the taxpayers €300 million? The St Vincent's site at Mount Merrion is beside the sea. If you draw a circle around it, either small or large, you ...and more »

State to pursue stake in National Maternity Hospital, says Harris - Irish Times;

State to pursue stake in National Maternity Hospital, says Harris - Irish Times

Irish TimesState to pursue stake in National Maternity Hospital, says HarrisIrish TimesMinister for Health Simon Harris has indicated the State will seek a stake in the ownership of the new National Maternity Hospital (NMH) after its transfer to St Vincent's Hospital campus, which is owned by a religious order. Mr Harris issued a ...and more »

St Vincent's Hospital's 'refusal' to carry out sterilisation procedures on women sparks outrage - The Irish Sun;

St Vincent's Hospital's 'refusal' to carry out sterilisation procedures on women sparks outrage - The Irish Sun

The Irish SunSt Vincent's Hospital's 'refusal' to carry out sterilisation procedures on women sparks outrageThe Irish SunDOCTORS and maternity groups have blasted St Vincent's Hospital 'refusal' to carry out sterilisation procedures on women. A letter to GPs claimed the hospital didn't carry out tubal ligations — but that the same medical experts could carry out such ...and more »

Harris:

Harris: "I am absolutely committed to building a new... - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmHarris: "I am absolutely committed to building a new...Newstalk 106-108 fmThe Minister for Health Simon Harris has again stressed that he's "absolutely committed" to building a new National Maternity Hospital. Simon Harris says he has heard "very clearly" the issues of public concern over the plans - and he is continuing to ...and more »

'I want time to pursue solutions' - Health Minister to report back on hospital deal 'at end of May' - Irish Independent;

'I want time to pursue solutions' - Health Minister to report back on hospital deal 'at end of May' - Irish Independent

Irish Independent'I want time to pursue solutions' - Health Minister to report back on hospital deal 'at end of May'Irish IndependentHealth Minister Simon Harris is asking for "time to pursue solutions" as he looks to address ownership issues in relation to the proposed new National Maternity Hospital. In a statement released this evening, Minister Harris said he is "absolutely ...and more »

Mary Lou McDonald says the State needs to get maternity hospital site 'by any means' - thejournal.ie;

Mary Lou McDonald says the State needs to get maternity hospital site 'by any means' - thejournal.ie

thejournal.ieMary Lou McDonald says the State needs to get maternity hospital site 'by any means'thejournal.ieSINN FÉIN'S DEPUTY leader Mary Lou McDonald TD has said that she thinks the Sisters of Charity should “gift” the controversial maternity hospital site to the State. The site is on Merrion Road on Dublin's southside and is part of the wider St. Vincent ...and more »

Calls For National Maternity Hospital Deal To Be Renegotiated - Clare FM;

Calls For National Maternity Hospital Deal To Be Renegotiated - Clare FM

Clare FMCalls For National Maternity Hospital Deal To Be RenegotiatedClare FMThere are renewed calls for the deal over the new National Maternity Hospital to be renegotiated. The plan to hand ownership to the Sisters of Charity in exchange for land at the site at St Vincent's continues to cause outrage, despite assurances by ...and more »

Boylan and Mahony in new clash over warning on nuns' influence - Irish Independent;

Boylan and Mahony in new clash over warning on nuns' influence - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentBoylan and Mahony in new clash over warning on nuns' influenceIrish IndependentUnder-pressure: Dr Peter Boylan in his south Dublin home. His personal and 1 Under-pressure: Dr Peter Boylan in his south Dublin home. His personal and family life were not up for discussion during the interview Photo: David Conachy. April 30 2017 2:30 ...and more »

Charlie Flanagan: 'Other options available' in NMH issue - Irish Independent;

Charlie Flanagan: 'Other options available' in NMH issue - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentCharlie Flanagan: 'Other options available' in NMH issueIrish IndependentMinister of Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has acknowledged public outcry over the ownership of the proposed 1 Minister of Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has acknowledged public outcry over the ownership of the proposed NMH. April 30 2017 2:08 PM.and more »

Long-term lease an option for NMH - Flanagan - RTE.ie;

Long-term lease an option for NMH - Flanagan - RTE.ie

RTE.ieLong-term lease an option for NMH - FlanaganRTE.ieMinister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has said there is public concern around the ownership of the site of the proposed new national maternity hospital. But he said that he was confident the matter can be resolved satisfactorily in the weeks ahead.and more »

Can the State just seize the land for the National Maternity Hospital? - Newstalk 106-108 fm;

Can the State just seize the land for the National Maternity Hospital? - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmCan the State just seize the land for the National Maternity Hospital?Newstalk 106-108 fmThe dispute over the ownership of Ireland's new National Maternity Hospital has dominated both politics and the airwaves over the past week. The revelation that sole ownership of the new €300m facility will pass to religious group, the Sisters of ...and more »

Prof John Crown has seen

Prof John Crown has seen "some evidence of sectarianism" at St Vincent's - Newstalk 106-108 fm

Newstalk 106-108 fmProf John Crown has seen "some evidence of sectarianism" at St Vincent'sNewstalk 106-108 fmConsultant oncologist and former senator Professor John Crown has said he has seen some firsthand evidence of 'sectarianism' in the way St Vincent's Hospital operates. The controversy erupted after it emerged the St Vincent's Healthcare Group - which ...and more »

Latest: Minister for Health asks for time to pursue 'acceptable solutions' to maternity hospital controversy - The Nationalist;

Latest: Minister for Health asks for time to pursue 'acceptable solutions' to maternity hospital controversy - The Nationalist

The NationalistLatest: Minister for Health asks for time to pursue 'acceptable solutions' to maternity hospital controversyThe NationalistUpdate 6.20pm:The Minister for Health Simon Harris has asked for “time to pursue solutions” to the ownership controversy of the new National Maternity Hospital. In a statement issued by the minister this evening, Mr Harris said he believed the State ...and more »

Inside Holles Street: a hospital creaking at the seams - Irish Independent;

Inside Holles Street: a hospital creaking at the seams - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentInside Holles Street: a hospital creaking at the seamsIrish IndependentIn the shabby waiting room of the National Maternity Hospital (NMH) on Dublin's Holles Street, a waft of smoke blows in each time the automatic doors open. The hospital, where one in eight of Ireland's babies are born each year, is technically a smoke ...and more »

Religion and health care: What role does the Catholic Church play in Irish hospitals? - thejournal.ie;

Religion and health care: What role does the Catholic Church play in Irish hospitals? - thejournal.ie

thejournal.ieReligion and health care: What role does the Catholic Church play in Irish hospitals?thejournal.ieTHE PLANNED MOVE of the National Maternity Hospital to St Vincent's, a site owned by the Sisters of Charity, has opened up a new discussion about religion and health care in Ireland. The situation of religious orders providing health care services is ...and more »

Boylan Resigns From Board Of New National Maternity Hospital - Alive For Football;

Boylan Resigns From Board Of New National Maternity Hospital - Alive For Football

Alive For FootballBoylan Resigns From Board Of New National Maternity HospitalAlive For FootballChairman Brendan Carr criticised the attitude of "some of the senior people in the board" at the meeting. He called on Health Minister Simon Harris to consider a compulsory purchase order for the site. The deal in place regarding the new facility was ...and more »

Harris must focus on public concerns - Irish Independent;

Harris must focus on public concerns - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentHarris must focus on public concernsIrish IndependentThe handling of the controversy surrounding the future of the National Maternity Hospital by the Minister for Health, Simon Harris, has left a lot of be desired, coming as it does on the back of significant disquiet over the spiralling cost related to ...and more »

Irish society has changed, so our schools must too - Irish Independent;

Irish society has changed, so our schools must too - Irish Independent

Irish IndependentIrish society has changed, so our schools must tooIrish IndependentThe issues raised by the ownership of the new National Maternity Hospital are strikingly similar to those surrounding national schools in Ireland. Most national schools (about 90pc) are built on land owned by the Catholic diocesan authorities. Although ...and more »