Contrary to previous reports, Meningitis B and Rotavirus vaccinations will not be added to the Primary Childhood Immunisation Schedule in October following a retraction issued by the HSE on 30 June.
The HSE have realised that agreement with GPs rather than imposition on GPs is the best way to proceed with planned changes to GP workload and so have decided to wait until the process of engagement with the Irish Medical Organisation on behalf of GPs is complete.
We will keep you updated as we know more.
Anam Cara Galway, an organisation that supports bereaved parents, will hold its next monthly Parent Evening on Wednesday 2nd of May from 19:30 to 21:00 in the Clayton Hotel, Old Monivea Road, Ballybrit, Galway.
Finally, we are back up and running almost as normal.
We have no heating and no carpets but phones are back.
We do have a bit of a backlog of appointments to get through but we're getting there.