Naughten welcomes progression of senior AMO appointment

In Health by Denis Naughten

Confirmation that applications are to be invited for the post of Senior Area Medical Officer in County Roscommon, has been welcomed by Denis Naughten. “I have been informed by the HSE that this post will be advertised by the Public Appointments Service next week,” stated Denis Naughten. “This is welcome news and I would hope that appointment of a new …

Jobs plan can create and protect employment – Naughten

In News by Denis Naughten

Plan will address South Roscommon water problems With 1000 people a week predicted to emigrate this year alone Ireland urgently needs Fine Gael’s Five Point Plan to create jobs and growth, Denis Naughten has stated. He has also outlined how Fine Gael plans will help to both create and protect employment in Athlone and South Roscommon. “We have seen a …

Election is a referendum on Roscommon Hospital – Naughten

In Health, Mid-Roscommon by Denis Naughten

The general election has been described as a referendum on Roscommon Hospital by Fine Gael’s Denis Naughten. He was speaking following Micheal Martin’s confirmation, during a recent visit to the county, that the reconfiguration of services at Roscommon Hospital “isn’t over” and must be allowed to “take its course”. “This election is a referendum on the hospital. If people want …

Election is a referendum on Portiuncula Hospital – Naughten

In Health, South Roscommon by Denis Naughten

The general election has been described as a referendum on the future of Portiuncula Hospital by Fine Gael’s Denis Naughten. He was speaking following Micheal Martin’s confirmation that the reconfiguration of services by the HSE involving Portiuncula Hospital “isn’t over” and must be allowed to “take its course”. “This election is a referendum on the hospital. If people want the …

Waste management scheme interest payments ‘bare minimum’ required – Naughten

In News by Denis Naughten

The processing of interest payments to farmers whose grants were delayed under the Farm Waste Management Scheme has been described by Denis Naughten as the “bare minimum” required to address the serious hardship caused to farmers. Denis Naughten acknowledged that the Government had previously been forced to climb down on the issue of the payment of interest on loans for …

Acquired Brain Injury Ireland

In Blog by Denis Naughten

I had a very interesting meeting recently with Steve Orme of Acquired Brain Injury Ireland. Steve pointed out that 10,000 people/year present to A&E with a brain injury. This ranges from concussion, to road traffic accidents, to strokes. It may even be as simple as falling in the shower. Acquired Brain Injury Ireland provides a range of specialised services throughout …

Work on primary care centre nearing completion – Naughten

In Health, News by Denis Naughten

Confirmation that work on the new primary care centre in Roscommon town is almost complete has been welcomed by Denis Naughten. The HSE has confirmed to Denis Naughten that equipping of the offices in the new centre is underway at present and that the centre is at practical completion. In addition, it has been confirmed that the new primary care …