Sun Protection for Organ Transplant Recipients

It is important that we remember that the levels of Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun start rising in Ireland from April, and protection from the damaging effects of UV is very important. Many people have the idea that the Irish sun does not cause skin cancer; that it is the hot sun in Spain […]

ISF signs up to IPPOSI Charter for Patient Involvement in Medicines Assessment & Reimbursement

The Irish Platform for Patient Organisations, Science & Industry (IPPOSI), have published ‘A┬áCharter for Patient Involvement in Medicines Assessment & Reimbursement’, which calls on the Department of Health (DoH), the Health Service Executive (HSE) and the National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics (NCPE) to improve the transparency, accountability and communication on how medicines are assessed & reimbursed […]