Delighted to allocate an additional €32m to our National Cancer Strategy and the re-start of cancer services. With this money, we can improve access to diagnostics, increase staffing, develop a Cancer Genetics Service and much more #Budget2021
— Stephen Donnelly (@DonnellyStephen) October 14, 2020
Department of Health, Dublin 2.
Minister of Health Stephen Donnelly today briefing media on the provisions of Budget 2021 pertaining to his department.
Responding to the Irish Mirror’s question about whether border counties could move to level four after this evening’s Cabinet meeting – Stephen Donnelly said the following;
“I don’t want to preempt anything regarding levels.”
“I am in favour of keeping schools open.”
“Information I’m being given are schools are safe.”
“Moves to any level are hugely costly.”
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