ICGP Board welcomes HSE CEO

ICGP Board welcomes HSE CEO

The Board of the Irish College of General Practitioners welcomed the CEO of the HSE, Mr Paul Reid, today (Saturday January 18th 2020) at its scheduled January meeting. This is the first time the CEO of the HSE has met with the Board of the College. The Chairman Dr...
Dr Darach O’Ciardha advocates for social prescribing

Dr Darach O’Ciardha advocates for social prescribing

Well done to our member and Tallaght-based GP Dr Darach O’Ciardha, who advocated for the benefits of social prescribing in the Sunday Independent last Sunday. The College has launched the parkrun practice initiative to encourage GPs and their staff to become...
ICGP launches parkrun practice initiative

ICGP launches parkrun practice initiative

PRESS RELEASE General Practice teams all over Ireland invited to join local weekly parkruns for exercise and social activity, and prescribe active lifestyles over medication.  ICGP encourages members to become certified ‘parkrun practices’ to help reduce Ireland’s...