Cork ARC Cancer Support House to open building in Wilton

Cork ARC Cancer Support House to open building in Wilton

9 July 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork ARC Cancer Support House, which offers a range of support services to people with cancer and their families, have launched a major new fundraising campaign aimed at facilitating the organisation’s move to a new city premises. The campaign, generously supported by Casey’s Furniture and in partnership with […]

Cork Airport now uses “toxin-free organic cleaning solution” called Tersano Lotus Pro

29 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork Airport, Ireland’s fastest growing and most punctual Airport, has unveiled a new breakthrough cleaning technology that will prevent over 5,400 litres of chemicals from impacting on the environment per year. Cork Airport’s cleaning partner NOONAN has installed the toxin-free organic cleaning solution Tersano Lotus Pro at the […]

Marymount University Hospital & Hospice – Strategic Plan 2019-2025

Marymount University Hospital & Hospice – Strategic Plan 2019-2025

25 June 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Marymount University Hospital & Hospice recently launched its seven year Strategy; an ambitious but cost-effective plan to deliver excellence in caring for elderly and provision of Specialist Palliative Care Services to patients and families (Hospice). A welcome address was given by Mr Kieran Barry, chairman Board of Directors […]

HEALTH NEWS: Pharmacy to compete with GPs – by offering injections

HEALTH NEWS: Pharmacy to compete with GPs – by offering injections

23 June 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Three Boots pharmacies in Cork now offering a Travel Vaccination Service The service provides more convenient access to travel vaccinations for customers across Cork The Travel Vaccination Service is now available in Boots Half Moon Street, Boots Douglas Court Shopping Centre and Boots Mahon Point Shopping Centre. Dublin, […]

Cork Bike Week

Cork Bike Week

22 June 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Now in its 10th year, Cork Bike Week is going from strength to strength with almost 100 events taking place all over Cork City and County from Saturday 22nd June to Sunday 30th June. There is a fantastic line-up of events with family fun cycles, social cycles for […]

HSE PROBLEMS: Lengthy backlogs leading to reimbursement delays for patients

HSE PROBLEMS: Lengthy backlogs leading to reimbursement delays for patients

22 June 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie 4,000 applications still being processed Fianna Fáil TD for Cork South Central Michael McGrath has called on the Health Minister to allocate additional resources to reduce huge waiting times for reimbursement for Cross Border Directive patients. Deputy McGrath made the call after he was informed that the turnaround […]