In January, the Minister for Health Leo Varadkar and Ministerfor Primary Care and Mental Health Kathleen Lynch published 25 health priorities for 2015. The purpose is to provide a clear direction for the development of health services and policy in 2015. The priorities are grouped under the following areas:
• Healthy Ireland
• Patient Outcomes and Safety
• Universal Health Care
• Modernise Health Infrastructure
• Innovative Funding Models
• Strategies and Frameworks
The Department has also published a more detailed list of priorities covering the period 2015-2017 available at the link below.
Click to view the Department of Health press release.