Stephen Donnelly

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Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Saturday, April 17, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Regulations have been signed and are in operation from today to allow for a limited number of exemptions from Mandatory Hotel Quarantine,” External link

thejournal Saturday, April 17, 2021 7:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Saturday, April 17, 2021 7:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

waterford-news Saturday, April 17, 2021 6:32:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “As Minister for Health I want doctors to stay in the Irish health service, and those who have emigrated to return home” External link

irishexaminer Saturday, April 17, 2021 5:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "This Government wants to improve patient access, the patient experience and patient outcomes all of which require major improvements and continuing reform of the Irish health service that is being deliver through the implementation of Sláintecare as we move to universal healthcare," "In Budget 2021 we committed to major investment in health, but not just more money, we know the results will be more staff, more beds, better services and importantly better outcomes for people," External link

RTERadio Saturday, April 17, 2021 4:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

beat102103 Saturday, April 17, 2021 4:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Saturday, April 17, 2021 3:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

westernpeople Saturday, April 17, 2021 2:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Saturday, April 17, 2021 10:32:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told ( about Commission ) : “I make no apologies to the Commission, to the Italian ambassador, or anyone else for putting in place the measures that we believe and our public health teams believe are the right measures to keep people safe,” External link

theepochtimes Friday, April 16, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I make no apologies to the commission or to anybody else for putting in place the measures that our public health teams believe are the right measures to keep people in this country safe," "That's what we've done, and that's what we will continue to do" External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 16, 2021 4:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told ( about Commission ) : “I make no apologies to the Commission, to the Italian ambassador or anyone else for putting in place the measures that we believe and our public health teams believe are the right measures to keep people safe,” External link

westernpeople Friday, April 16, 2021 4:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Yeah we will. Another exemption that came in tonight for sports for elite and professional athletes. Now there is a very important part of this which is their governing bodies can put in place equivalent situations" External link

RTERadio Friday, April 16, 2021 2:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “To date, 18 people in mandatory hotel quarantine have tested positive for Covid-19, of which four involve probable variants of concern. I am very grateful to those that have entered mandatory quarantine and for playing their part to stop the spread of this disease,” External link

beat102103 Friday, April 16, 2021 2:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “To date, 18 people in mandatory hotel quarantine have tested positive for Covid-19, of which four involve probable variants of concern. I am very grateful to those that have entered mandatory quarantine and for playing their part to stop the spread of this disease,” External link

carlow-nationalist Friday, April 16, 2021 12:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Commission ) : “What’s fundamental is that we protect the people living in this country from Covid and from variants and I make no apologies to the Commission, to the Italian ambassador or anybody else for putting in place the measures that we believe and our public health teams believe in” External link

independent-ie Friday, April 16, 2021 11:30:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Legal regulations will now be required to exempt fully vaccinated people from mandatory hotel quarantine and allow them to home quarantine," External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 16, 2021 8:34:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “I have asked officials in my department to begin work on this as a priority, and have emphasised the need for a fair and fast inquiry” External link

thejournal Friday, April 16, 2021 2:29:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Yeah we will. Another exemption that came in tonight for sports for elite and professional athletes. Now there is a very important part of this which is their governing bodies can put in place equivalent situations" External link

RTERadio Friday, April 16, 2021 1:25:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I make no apologies to the commission or to anybody else for putting in place the measures that our public health teams believe are the right measures to keep people in this country safe," "That's what we've done, and that's what we will continue to do" External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 16, 2021 1:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "That is under active consideration by the public health officials right now," External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 16, 2021 1:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The Government has recognised that major reform of the public health function is necessary and through the Covid-19 path ahead plan we have committed to investing in, and resourcing of public health and the delivery of a strengthened and reformed consultant-delivered public health model. The past year has highlighted the critical national importance of a public health workforce with the capability to provide a robust and resilient health protection response” External link

irishtimes Friday, April 16, 2021 12:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The past year has highlighted the critical national importance of a public health workforce with the capability to provide a robust and resilient health protection response,” “I welcome that an agreement has been reached with the Irish Medical Organisation that will support the implementation of a fundamentally reformed public health model at a national and regional level which is aligned with international best practice,” External link

thejournal Thursday, April 15, 2021 11:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The Government decision last week was for a rapid review to be conducted. I have now received advice from the Acting Chief Medical Officer, which I have accepted,” External link

independent-ie Thursday, April 15, 2021 11:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The Government has recognised that major reform of the public health function is necessary and through the Covid-19 path ahead plan we have committed to investing in, and resourcing of public health and the delivery of a strengthened and reformed consultant-delivered public health model. The past year has highlighted the critical national importance of a public health workforce with the capability to provide a robust and resilient health protection response ” External link

irishtimes Thursday, April 15, 2021 11:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “To date, 18 people in mandatory hotel quarantine have tested positive for Covid-19, of which four involve probable variants of concern. I am very grateful to those that have entered mandatory quarantine and for playing their part to stop the spread of this disease,” External link

waterford-news Thursday, April 15, 2021 10:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I don't apologise to anyone for putting in place measures that are designed to keep the people living in Ireland safe from variants of concern," External link

RTERadio Wednesday, April 14, 2021 11:33:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “What we’re finding is that these vaccines are so effective that people are getting north of 80% protection from the first dose. So really the focus for the end of June is the first dose” External link

eecho Wednesday, April 14, 2021 10:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

waterford-news Wednesday, April 14, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

westernpeople Wednesday, April 14, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I don't apologise to anyone for putting in place measures that are designed to keep the people living in Ireland safe from variants of concern," External link

RTERadio Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

beat102103 Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

waterford-news Wednesday, April 14, 2021 6:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, April 14, 2021 6:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 14, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “The government continues to advise against all non-essential international travel at this time. We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can’t allow Variants of Concern to set us back on the progress we have made” External link

irishecho Wednesday, April 14, 2021 5:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

carlow-nationalist Wednesday, April 14, 2021 4:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “All of us in the Department of Health, HSE and taskforce are working flat out to ensure we keep getting vaccines administered as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:13:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “everything that can be done to keep the pace of the vaccine programme going is being done” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “we need to wait and see what happens with Janssen” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Everything that can be done to keep the pace of the vaccine programme going is being done” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “we need to wait and see what happens with Janssen” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “All of us in the Department of Health, HSE and taskforce are working flat out to ensure we keep getting vaccines administered as quickly as possible,” External link

waterford-news Wednesday, April 14, 2021 2:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “All of us in the Department of Health, HSE and taskforce are working flat out to ensure we keep getting vaccines administered as quickly as possible,” External link

westernpeople Wednesday, April 14, 2021 2:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “everything that can be done to keep the pace of the vaccine programme going is being done” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 1:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “we need to wait and see what happens with Janssen” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 1:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "If it follows through that there are restrictions [on vaccines], there's no question but that would require serious reprofiling of the programme," External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

waterford-news Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “The department is operating on a precautionary principle,” External link

belfasttelegraph Tuesday, April 13, 2021 10:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I'm working very closely obviously with the department, the task force, the HSE all day today, late tonight, late last night and we're looking to have a new plan or an updated plan very shortly" External link

irishexaminer Tuesday, April 13, 2021 10:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “capacity to go significantly beyond that” External link

independent-ie Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "They've given guidance previously on various vaccines and age groups and that has all been implemented," "It comes at a big operational challenge, there's no question about it, but the State has stood up to that challenge each time" External link

irishexaminer Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "If the vaccines come in as they are forecast to do, then by the end of June, four in every five adults who want a vaccine will be in a position to be offered one, so it really is a great cause for hope" External link

irishexaminer Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Brian Martin ) : “I’m working closely with Minister Martin and Minister Chambers on this I’m aware that we have some big international events coming up soon,” External link

irishexaminer Monday, April 12, 2021 11:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “I believe it was one piece of work someone was looking at” External link

waterford-news Monday, April 12, 2021 1:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “What we saw in the UK, for example, was between an 80% and a 95% reduction,” “We’ve seen for the first 33 countries a very significant reduction” External link

msn-uk Monday, April 12, 2021 12:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “What we saw in the UK, for example, was between an 80 per cent and a 95 per cent reduction,” “We’ve seen for the first 33 countries a very significant reduction” External link

waterford-news Monday, April 12, 2021 12:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Ireland’s system of mandatory hotel quarantine is a key element in the protection of public health, especially during the present critical period for our COVID-19 vaccination programme. In the coming days I intend to designate a number of additional states so as to ensure that Ireland is protected as far as possible from importation of Variants of Concern, which pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease” External link

irishmirror Monday, April 12, 2021 12:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We have to wait to see what NIAC says in terms of any potential operations for the programme" External link

irishexaminer Monday, April 12, 2021 11:54:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "The intention of the gap is really to give people the opportunity to book into mandatory hotel quarantine. Inevitably, if you have a gap between when you announced the country will be on a category two list, and when you go live with that a few days later, there will be people who look to get in ahead of that, that's perfectly natural that they would. " External link

irishexaminer Monday, April 12, 2021 11:54:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : "It is the case though, as with the New Zealand system, the Australian system, and other quarantine systems, that you may not in all cases be able to have a room allocated on every single day that you may want," External link

irishexaminer Monday, April 12, 2021 11:54:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Ireland’s system of mandatory hotel quarantine is a key element in the protection of public health, especially during the present critical period for our COVID-19 vaccination programme. In the coming days I intend to designate a number of additional states so as to ensure that Ireland is protected as far as possible from importation of Variants of Concern, which pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease” External link

irishmirror Monday, April 12, 2021 8:56:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Ireland’s system of mandatory hotel quarantine is a key element in the protection of public health, especially during the present critical period for our Covid-19 vaccination programme. "In the coming days I intend to designate a number of additional states so as to ensure that Ireland is protected as far as possible from importation of variants of concern, which pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease” External link

eecho Monday, April 12, 2021 1:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "pretty much all the indicators are going in the right direction" External link

RTERadio Sunday, April 11, 2021 7:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : "If we can stick with the measures that are in place ... and we get all the most vulnerable vaccinated ...can all look forward to a much better summer and avoid another wave. " External link

RTERadio Sunday, April 11, 2021 7:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’ve seen a reduction in the number of cases reported and pretty much all the indicators are going in the right direction right now,” “People are making a huge sacrifice in order for us to stay on course by following the public health guidelines and we’ve got to stick with it” External link

thejournal Sunday, April 11, 2021 3:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’re continuing to make steady progress and it is as important as ever as we begin to reopen society that we don’t let our guard down,” External link

thejournal Sunday, April 11, 2021 3:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : "It is as important as ever as we begin to open our society that we don't let our guard down. Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly TD arrives for a cabinet meeting at Government Buildings on Merrion Street, Dublin (Image: Gareth Chaney/Collins) " External link

irishmirror Sunday, April 11, 2021 3:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "pretty much all the indicators are going in the right direction" External link

RTERadio Sunday, April 11, 2021 2:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : "If we can stick with the measures that are in place ... and we get all the most vulnerable vaccinated ...can all look forward to a much better summer and avoid another wave. " External link

RTERadio Sunday, April 11, 2021 2:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Protecting public health as a matter of urgency has been to the fore of these decisions around mandatory quarantine” External link

independent-ie Saturday, April 10, 2021 6:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can’t allow variants of concern to set us back on the progress we have made,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, April 10, 2021 5:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can’t allow variants of concern to set us back on the progress we have made,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 10, 2021 9:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Protecting public health as a matter of urgency has been to the fore of these decisions around mandatory quarantine. This is another strong move following public health advice relating to Variants of Concern with Covid-19. " External link

thesun Saturday, April 10, 2021 2:42:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Protecting public health as a matter of urgency has been to the fore of these decisions around mandatory quarantine. This is another strong move following public health advice relating to Variants of Concern with COVID-19. "These variants pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease and our vaccination programme. This decision also reinforces Ireland’s biosecurity, ensuring we have the strongest measures in place in Europe” External link

irishmirror Saturday, April 10, 2021 2:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can’t allow variants of concern to set us back on the progress we have made,” External link

reuters-af Saturday, April 10, 2021 1:14:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can't allow variants of concern to set us back on the progress we have made," External link

4-traders Saturday, April 10, 2021 1:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Protecting public health as a matter of urgency has been to the fore of these decisions around mandatory quarantine. This is another strong move following public health advice relating to Variants of Concern with COVID-19. These variants pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease and our vaccination programme. This decision also reinforces Ireland’s biosecurity, ensuring we have the strongest measures in place in Europe” External link

limerickleader Saturday, April 10, 2021 12:21:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “While we continue to follow the public health restrictions required to suppress this virus in our communities, the impact of our vaccine programme is growing in strength and is already having a very positive effect on the lives of those who have been vaccinated,” External link

eecho Friday, April 9, 2021 12:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It's not something we need to consider. The two jabs provide that very strong effectiveness and we will have enough vaccines to fully vaccinate everyone twice. " External link

irishmirror Thursday, April 8, 2021 8:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It's not something we need to consider. The two jabs provide that very strong effectiveness and we will have enough vaccines to fully vaccinate everyone twice. " External link

irishmirror Thursday, April 8, 2021 6:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “It's not perfect, obviously, there are issues - but when you compare to the rest of the European Union, we're doing really well,” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, April 8, 2021 5:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It's not something we need to consider. The two jabs provide that very strong effectiveness and we will have enough vaccines to fully vaccinate everyone twice. " External link

irishmirror Thursday, April 8, 2021 2:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "What I would be in favour of is picking the right countries and having mandatory hotel quarantining in place. Australia and New Zealand do have a cap in place, so that's certainly something that can be looked at," External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I haven't got the week by week figures in front of me" External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “That’s not something that’s meant to happen. It’s not something that’s happening nationally and it’s not in line with the protocols,” External link

thejournal Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I haven't got the week-by-week figures in front of me" External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 7, 2021 5:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Today's milestone will be followed very quickly by another really good one, which is one million Covid-19 vaccines - which will have been administered later this week" External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 7, 2021 12:38:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I want to give you an update on what is the 100th day of the vaccination programme. " External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 7, 2021 11:36:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : "These groups are now beginning to experience a vaccine bonus as we've seen the number of Covid-19 infections dramatically fall in recent weeks" External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 7, 2021 11:36:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Simon Coveney ) : “There’s been some depiction that Cabinet are at loggerheads over this and we really aren’t. Simon Coveney and I want the best answer for Ireland,” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 7, 2021 9:20:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “No, you would keep everything on the table” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 7, 2021 9:20:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The minister has asked officials to examine this issue” External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Simon Coveney ) : “There’s been some depiction that Cabinet are at loggerheads over this and we really aren’t. Simon Coveney and I want the best answer for Ireland,” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 7, 2021 2:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “No, you would keep everything on the table” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 7, 2021 2:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We have been doing our very best" External link

RTERadio Wednesday, April 7, 2021 1:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We aim to enhance care provision overall and to better focus on the wider societal supports and needs of prisoners and ex-prisoners," "While the judicial and health systems have historically worked closely together, and there have been improvements over recent years, such as the expansion of forensic mental health care within prisons, this is an opportune time to review, take stock and agree on further improvements which can be delivered in the short term. In this context, the opening soon of the new HSE National Forensic Mental Health facility at Portrane, to address acknowledged capacity pressures by replacing the Central Mental Hospital in Dundrum is particularly welcome" External link

leinsterexpress Sunday, April 4, 2021 3:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "In this context, the opening soon of the new HSE National Forensic Mental Health facility at Portrane, to address acknowledged capacity pressures by replacing the Central Mental Hospital in Dundrum is particularly welcome," External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 2, 2021 5:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “It’s a very serious thing we’re doing, we’re doing it because we take the threat of importation and particularly variants, very very seriously. And in that context, obviously we need to make sure that everything is legally robust,” External link

thejournal Thursday, April 1, 2021 8:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’re working through the details at the moment. The important thing for me is that it gets sorted quickly. The Department of Health will draw up any regulations, which I’ll sign as soon as I have them” External link

thejournal Thursday, April 1, 2021 8:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "the question is, do we have the capacity to deliver that resource?" External link

RTERadio Thursday, April 1, 2021 8:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "This is a fast-developing and exciting field. New and improved rapid test systems are emerging all the time and I firmly support the introduction of rapid testing as an additional tool in our collective effort against Covid-19" External link

RTERadio Thursday, April 1, 2021 6:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We have to respect and back the local clinical advice" External link

irishexaminer Thursday, April 1, 2021 4:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “We could look at changing the law, but obviously speed really matters here. So that’s the reason why there are some of these things that just don't seem to make sense to any of us now” External link

independent-ie Thursday, April 1, 2021 3:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The evidence is unequivocal that risk of hospitalisation and death increases with age,” External link

independent-ie Thursday, April 1, 2021 3:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It is something I fully support and want to see implemented immediately" External link

RTERadio Wednesday, March 31, 2021 5:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The move to an allocation strategy focused largely on clinical risk – that is age and medical conditions - makes Ireland’s vaccination programme more efficient, more transparent and fairer,” External link

leitrimobserver Wednesday, March 31, 2021 10:56:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It means for the first time that we can give better information to the very reasonable question, ‘when will I be vaccinated?’" External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, March 31, 2021 8:52:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The vast majority of those who have received vaccines are our most at risk loved ones who have suffered the highest burden of serious illness and death, as well as the social isolation the necessary public health measures have created” External link

westernpeople Wednesday, March 31, 2021 12:13:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The move to an allocation strategy focused largely on clinical risk that is age and medical conditions – makes Ireland’s vaccination programme more efficient, more transparent and fairer,” External link

westernpeople Wednesday, March 31, 2021 12:13:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Health Services Executive ) : “I have considered this matter carefully and have worked with the Health Service Executive (HSE) to assess the operational implications of suspending vaccine operations at the Beacon Hospital in Dublin,” External link

irishecho Monday, March 29, 2021 7:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Ireland’s vaccination programme is the most important public health programme in living memory. It is essential that the programme is run in accordance with the agreed prioritisation in order to maximise the benefit of the vaccination programme and the speed with which Ireland can emerge from Covid-19 measures. " External link

donegaldemocrat Sunday, March 28, 2021 5:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “In addition, I have asked the HSE to appoint a senior official to immediately examine what happened and make recommendations regarding any actions or changes required,” External link

independent-ie Saturday, March 27, 2021 9:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Ireland's vaccination programme is the most important public health programme in living memory. It is essential that the programme is run in accordance with the agreed prioritisation in order to maximise the benefit of the vaccination programme and the speed with which Ireland can emerge from Covid-19 measures. " External link

news-yahoo Saturday, March 27, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I have considered this matter carefully and have worked with the HSE to assess the operational implications of suspending vaccine operations at the Beacon Hospital in Dublin," External link

irishexaminer Saturday, March 27, 2021 6:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "no private school should have received vaccines from a private hospital" "The protocols are crystal clear on having a backup list of people available from the priority cohorts. We are prioritising our most vulnerable right now, as it should be," External link

todayfm Saturday, March 27, 2021 5:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "The provision of vaccines by the Beacon Hospital to a school was entirely inappropriate and completely unacceptable. " External link

RTERadio Saturday, March 27, 2021 5:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Ireland’s vaccination programme is the most important public health programme in living memory. It is essential that the programme is run in accordance with the agreed prioritisation in order to maximise the benefit of the vaccination programme and the speed with which Ireland can emerge from Covid-19 measures. The provision of vaccines by the Beacon Hospital to a school was entirely inappropriate and completely unacceptable. " External link

independent-ie Saturday, March 27, 2021 5:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The protocols are crystal clear on having a backup list of people available from the priority cohorts,” “We are prioritising our most vulnerable right now, as it should be” External link

thejournal Saturday, March 27, 2021 12:00:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “We can certainly look at consequences” External link

carlow-nationalist Friday, March 26, 2021 11:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "no private school should have received vaccines from a private hospital" External link

RTERadio Friday, March 26, 2021 9:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The protocols are crystal clear on having a backup list of people available from the priority cohorts,” “We are prioritising our most vulnerable right now, as it should be” External link

thejournal Friday, March 26, 2021 8:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "no private school should have received vaccines from a private hospital" External link

RTERadio Friday, March 26, 2021 8:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “What we’re seeing is a big fall in cases associated with the vaccinated cohorts, and that big fall unfortunately is being offset by an increase in cases associated with increased mobility and increased interactions,” External link

waterford-news Thursday, March 25, 2021 3:20:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “the capacity is in place for that” External link

irishtimes Wednesday, March 24, 2021 7:38:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “the bit we can control is having the capacity in place, the bit we are dependent on the pharmaceutical companies for is to deliver, and if they deliver then the answer is yes” External link

irishtimes Wednesday, March 24, 2021 7:38:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “we’re moving through them as quick as we can” External link

irishmirror Tuesday, March 23, 2021 10:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “We’re targeting the virus where we know it is,” External link

thejournal Tuesday, March 23, 2021 10:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : "Good news on the restarting of AstraZeneca. The HSE is this evening updating clinicians and the information leaflet and will be administering the vaccine this weekend, as well as the already planned vaccination activity" External link

irishmirror Saturday, March 20, 2021 12:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Good news on the restarting of AstraZeneca. The HSE is this evening updating clinicians and the information leaflet and will be administering the vaccine this weekend, as well as the already planned vaccination activity,” External link

thejournal Friday, March 19, 2021 9:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “I don’t have an exact date but, but very soon,” External link

carlow-nationalist Tuesday, March 16, 2021 1:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’re getting very close. We’re in the final talks with a single provider who has multiple hotels and will be managing the end-to-end process. The contracts will be signed very shortly,” External link

carlow-nationalist Tuesday, March 16, 2021 1:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “I don’t have an exact date but, but very soon,” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, March 16, 2021 11:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’re getting very close. We’re in the final talks with a single provider who has multiple hotels and will be managing the end-to-end process. The contracts will be signed very shortly,” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, March 16, 2021 11:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly ajouté : "permettent au Nord de rester constitutionnellement tel qu'il est, mais avec un accès spécial aux marchés de l'Union européenne. Et ils empêchent une frontière physique sur cette île. Les contrôles sont donc importants et ce genre d'intimidation est totalement inacceptable" External link

msn-fr Tuesday, February 2, 2021 4:20:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly ajouté : "permettent au Nord de rester constitutionnellement tel qu'il est, mais avec un accès spécial aux marchés de l'Union européenne. Et ils empêchent une frontière physique sur cette île. Les contrôles sont donc importants et ce genre d'intimidation est totalement inacceptable" External link

latribune Tuesday, February 2, 2021 2:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly ajouté : "permettent au Nord de rester constitutionnellement tel qu'il est, mais avec un accès spécial aux marchés de l'Union européenne. Et ils empêchent une frontière physique sur cette île. Les contrôles sont donc importants et ce genre d'intimidation est totalement inacceptable" External link

capital-FR Tuesday, February 2, 2021 2:00:00 PM EAT



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Roisin Shortall added ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : "The Minister for Health (Stephen Donnelly) said the main criteria for selecting EU countries is the level of variance," External link

irishmirror Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Roisin Shortall added ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : “The Minister for Health (Stephen Donnelly) said the main criteria for selecting EU countries is the level of variance,” External link

waterford-news Tuesday, April 13, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Roisin Shortall added ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : “The Minister for Health (Stephen Donnelly) said the main criteria for selecting EU countries is the level of variance,” External link

carlow-nationalist Tuesday, April 13, 2021 6:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : "It is as important as ever as we begin to open our society that we don't let our guard down. Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly TD arrives for a cabinet meeting at Government Buildings on Merrion Street, Dublin (Image: Gareth Chaney/Collins) " External link

irishmirror Sunday, April 11, 2021 3:22:00 PM EAT

Antoinette Cunningham said ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : “We are once again appealing to the Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly to consider the role Gardaí play in policing COVID-19 and we will also be seeking a meeting with him and An Taoiseach” External link

thejournal Tuesday, March 30, 2021 11:04:00 PM EAT

Michael McGrath said ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : "We've made a huge amount of progress on this issue and agreement has now been reached with the selected operator and in the next day or so Minister Stephen Donnelly will outline further details of the operational nature of the hotel quarantining, with a view to quarantining in hotels coming into effect later this week. " External link

irishexaminer Monday, March 22, 2021 10:26:00 AM EAT

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Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Saturday, April 17, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Regulations have been signed and are in operation from today to allow for a limited number of exemptions from Mandatory Hotel Quarantine,” External link

thejournal Saturday, April 17, 2021 7:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Saturday, April 17, 2021 7:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

waterford-news Saturday, April 17, 2021 6:32:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “As Minister for Health I want doctors to stay in the Irish health service, and those who have emigrated to return home” External link

irishexaminer Saturday, April 17, 2021 5:16:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "This Government wants to improve patient access, the patient experience and patient outcomes all of which require major improvements and continuing reform of the Irish health service that is being deliver through the implementation of Sláintecare as we move to universal healthcare," "In Budget 2021 we committed to major investment in health, but not just more money, we know the results will be more staff, more beds, better services and importantly better outcomes for people," External link

RTERadio Saturday, April 17, 2021 4:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

beat102103 Saturday, April 17, 2021 4:24:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Saturday, April 17, 2021 3:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

westernpeople Saturday, April 17, 2021 2:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “I’ve asked the department to assess the case for vaccinating younger cohorts earlier, on the basis of reducing overall transmission as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Saturday, April 17, 2021 10:32:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told ( about Commission ) : “I make no apologies to the Commission, to the Italian ambassador, or anyone else for putting in place the measures that we believe and our public health teams believe are the right measures to keep people safe,” External link

theepochtimes Friday, April 16, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I make no apologies to the commission or to anybody else for putting in place the measures that our public health teams believe are the right measures to keep people in this country safe," "That's what we've done, and that's what we will continue to do" External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 16, 2021 4:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told ( about Commission ) : “I make no apologies to the Commission, to the Italian ambassador or anyone else for putting in place the measures that we believe and our public health teams believe are the right measures to keep people safe,” External link

westernpeople Friday, April 16, 2021 4:17:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Yeah we will. Another exemption that came in tonight for sports for elite and professional athletes. Now there is a very important part of this which is their governing bodies can put in place equivalent situations" External link

RTERadio Friday, April 16, 2021 2:19:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “To date, 18 people in mandatory hotel quarantine have tested positive for Covid-19, of which four involve probable variants of concern. I am very grateful to those that have entered mandatory quarantine and for playing their part to stop the spread of this disease,” External link

beat102103 Friday, April 16, 2021 2:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “To date, 18 people in mandatory hotel quarantine have tested positive for Covid-19, of which four involve probable variants of concern. I am very grateful to those that have entered mandatory quarantine and for playing their part to stop the spread of this disease,” External link

carlow-nationalist Friday, April 16, 2021 12:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Commission ) : “What’s fundamental is that we protect the people living in this country from Covid and from variants and I make no apologies to the Commission, to the Italian ambassador or anybody else for putting in place the measures that we believe and our public health teams believe in” External link

independent-ie Friday, April 16, 2021 11:30:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Legal regulations will now be required to exempt fully vaccinated people from mandatory hotel quarantine and allow them to home quarantine," External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 16, 2021 8:34:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “I have asked officials in my department to begin work on this as a priority, and have emphasised the need for a fair and fast inquiry” External link

thejournal Friday, April 16, 2021 2:29:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Yeah we will. Another exemption that came in tonight for sports for elite and professional athletes. Now there is a very important part of this which is their governing bodies can put in place equivalent situations" External link

RTERadio Friday, April 16, 2021 1:25:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I make no apologies to the commission or to anybody else for putting in place the measures that our public health teams believe are the right measures to keep people in this country safe," "That's what we've done, and that's what we will continue to do" External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 16, 2021 1:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "That is under active consideration by the public health officials right now," External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 16, 2021 1:17:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The Government has recognised that major reform of the public health function is necessary and through the Covid-19 path ahead plan we have committed to investing in, and resourcing of public health and the delivery of a strengthened and reformed consultant-delivered public health model. The past year has highlighted the critical national importance of a public health workforce with the capability to provide a robust and resilient health protection response” External link

irishtimes Friday, April 16, 2021 12:57:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The past year has highlighted the critical national importance of a public health workforce with the capability to provide a robust and resilient health protection response,” “I welcome that an agreement has been reached with the Irish Medical Organisation that will support the implementation of a fundamentally reformed public health model at a national and regional level which is aligned with international best practice,” External link

thejournal Thursday, April 15, 2021 11:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The Government decision last week was for a rapid review to be conducted. I have now received advice from the Acting Chief Medical Officer, which I have accepted,” External link

independent-ie Thursday, April 15, 2021 11:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The Government has recognised that major reform of the public health function is necessary and through the Covid-19 path ahead plan we have committed to investing in, and resourcing of public health and the delivery of a strengthened and reformed consultant-delivered public health model. The past year has highlighted the critical national importance of a public health workforce with the capability to provide a robust and resilient health protection response ” External link

irishtimes Thursday, April 15, 2021 11:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “To date, 18 people in mandatory hotel quarantine have tested positive for Covid-19, of which four involve probable variants of concern. I am very grateful to those that have entered mandatory quarantine and for playing their part to stop the spread of this disease,” External link

waterford-news Thursday, April 15, 2021 10:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I don't apologise to anyone for putting in place measures that are designed to keep the people living in Ireland safe from variants of concern," External link

RTERadio Wednesday, April 14, 2021 11:33:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “What we’re finding is that these vaccines are so effective that people are getting north of 80% protection from the first dose. So really the focus for the end of June is the first dose” External link

eecho Wednesday, April 14, 2021 10:30:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

waterford-news Wednesday, April 14, 2021 9:47:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

westernpeople Wednesday, April 14, 2021 9:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I don't apologise to anyone for putting in place measures that are designed to keep the people living in Ireland safe from variants of concern," External link

RTERadio Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

beat102103 Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

waterford-news Wednesday, April 14, 2021 6:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, April 14, 2021 6:41:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 14, 2021 6:28:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “The government continues to advise against all non-essential international travel at this time. We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can’t allow Variants of Concern to set us back on the progress we have made” External link

irishecho Wednesday, April 14, 2021 5:05:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

carlow-nationalist Wednesday, April 14, 2021 4:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “All of us in the Department of Health, HSE and taskforce are working flat out to ensure we keep getting vaccines administered as quickly as possible,” External link

carlow-nationalist Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:13:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “everything that can be done to keep the pace of the vaccine programme going is being done” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “we need to wait and see what happens with Janssen” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Everything that can be done to keep the pace of the vaccine programme going is being done” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “we need to wait and see what happens with Janssen” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 3:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “All of us in the Department of Health, HSE and taskforce are working flat out to ensure we keep getting vaccines administered as quickly as possible,” External link

waterford-news Wednesday, April 14, 2021 2:59:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “All of us in the Department of Health, HSE and taskforce are working flat out to ensure we keep getting vaccines administered as quickly as possible,” External link

westernpeople Wednesday, April 14, 2021 2:04:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “everything that can be done to keep the pace of the vaccine programme going is being done” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 1:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “we need to wait and see what happens with Janssen” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 14, 2021 1:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "If it follows through that there are restrictions [on vaccines], there's no question but that would require serious reprofiling of the programme," External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “There’s no question if we had to fully pull the Janssen or the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, there’s no question, you can’t vaccinate as many people with less vaccines” External link

waterford-news Wednesday, April 14, 2021 8:40:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “The department is operating on a precautionary principle,” External link

belfasttelegraph Tuesday, April 13, 2021 10:43:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I'm working very closely obviously with the department, the task force, the HSE all day today, late tonight, late last night and we're looking to have a new plan or an updated plan very shortly" External link

irishexaminer Tuesday, April 13, 2021 10:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “capacity to go significantly beyond that” External link

independent-ie Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "They've given guidance previously on various vaccines and age groups and that has all been implemented," "It comes at a big operational challenge, there's no question about it, but the State has stood up to that challenge each time" External link

irishexaminer Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "If the vaccines come in as they are forecast to do, then by the end of June, four in every five adults who want a vaccine will be in a position to be offered one, so it really is a great cause for hope" External link

irishexaminer Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Brian Martin ) : “I’m working closely with Minister Martin and Minister Chambers on this I’m aware that we have some big international events coming up soon,” External link

irishexaminer Monday, April 12, 2021 11:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “I believe it was one piece of work someone was looking at” External link

waterford-news Monday, April 12, 2021 1:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “What we saw in the UK, for example, was between an 80% and a 95% reduction,” “We’ve seen for the first 33 countries a very significant reduction” External link

msn-uk Monday, April 12, 2021 12:57:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “What we saw in the UK, for example, was between an 80 per cent and a 95 per cent reduction,” “We’ve seen for the first 33 countries a very significant reduction” External link

waterford-news Monday, April 12, 2021 12:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Ireland’s system of mandatory hotel quarantine is a key element in the protection of public health, especially during the present critical period for our COVID-19 vaccination programme. In the coming days I intend to designate a number of additional states so as to ensure that Ireland is protected as far as possible from importation of Variants of Concern, which pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease” External link

irishmirror Monday, April 12, 2021 12:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We have to wait to see what NIAC says in terms of any potential operations for the programme" External link

irishexaminer Monday, April 12, 2021 11:54:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "The intention of the gap is really to give people the opportunity to book into mandatory hotel quarantine. Inevitably, if you have a gap between when you announced the country will be on a category two list, and when you go live with that a few days later, there will be people who look to get in ahead of that, that's perfectly natural that they would. " External link

irishexaminer Monday, April 12, 2021 11:54:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : "It is the case though, as with the New Zealand system, the Australian system, and other quarantine systems, that you may not in all cases be able to have a room allocated on every single day that you may want," External link

irishexaminer Monday, April 12, 2021 11:54:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Ireland’s system of mandatory hotel quarantine is a key element in the protection of public health, especially during the present critical period for our COVID-19 vaccination programme. In the coming days I intend to designate a number of additional states so as to ensure that Ireland is protected as far as possible from importation of Variants of Concern, which pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease” External link

irishmirror Monday, April 12, 2021 8:56:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Ireland’s system of mandatory hotel quarantine is a key element in the protection of public health, especially during the present critical period for our Covid-19 vaccination programme. "In the coming days I intend to designate a number of additional states so as to ensure that Ireland is protected as far as possible from importation of variants of concern, which pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease” External link

eecho Monday, April 12, 2021 1:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "pretty much all the indicators are going in the right direction" External link

RTERadio Sunday, April 11, 2021 7:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : "If we can stick with the measures that are in place ... and we get all the most vulnerable vaccinated ...can all look forward to a much better summer and avoid another wave. " External link

RTERadio Sunday, April 11, 2021 7:11:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’ve seen a reduction in the number of cases reported and pretty much all the indicators are going in the right direction right now,” “People are making a huge sacrifice in order for us to stay on course by following the public health guidelines and we’ve got to stick with it” External link

thejournal Sunday, April 11, 2021 3:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’re continuing to make steady progress and it is as important as ever as we begin to reopen society that we don’t let our guard down,” External link

thejournal Sunday, April 11, 2021 3:45:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : "It is as important as ever as we begin to open our society that we don't let our guard down. Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly TD arrives for a cabinet meeting at Government Buildings on Merrion Street, Dublin (Image: Gareth Chaney/Collins) " External link

irishmirror Sunday, April 11, 2021 3:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "pretty much all the indicators are going in the right direction" External link

RTERadio Sunday, April 11, 2021 2:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : "If we can stick with the measures that are in place ... and we get all the most vulnerable vaccinated ...can all look forward to a much better summer and avoid another wave. " External link

RTERadio Sunday, April 11, 2021 2:02:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Protecting public health as a matter of urgency has been to the fore of these decisions around mandatory quarantine” External link

independent-ie Saturday, April 10, 2021 6:40:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can’t allow variants of concern to set us back on the progress we have made,” External link

dhakatribune Saturday, April 10, 2021 5:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can’t allow variants of concern to set us back on the progress we have made,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 10, 2021 9:16:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Protecting public health as a matter of urgency has been to the fore of these decisions around mandatory quarantine. This is another strong move following public health advice relating to Variants of Concern with Covid-19. " External link

thesun Saturday, April 10, 2021 2:42:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Protecting public health as a matter of urgency has been to the fore of these decisions around mandatory quarantine. This is another strong move following public health advice relating to Variants of Concern with COVID-19. "These variants pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease and our vaccination programme. This decision also reinforces Ireland’s biosecurity, ensuring we have the strongest measures in place in Europe” External link

irishmirror Saturday, April 10, 2021 2:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can’t allow variants of concern to set us back on the progress we have made,” External link

reuters-af Saturday, April 10, 2021 1:14:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We can see a permanent pathway out of this pandemic but can't allow variants of concern to set us back on the progress we have made," External link

4-traders Saturday, April 10, 2021 1:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Protecting public health as a matter of urgency has been to the fore of these decisions around mandatory quarantine. This is another strong move following public health advice relating to Variants of Concern with COVID-19. These variants pose a significant risk to our fight against this disease and our vaccination programme. This decision also reinforces Ireland’s biosecurity, ensuring we have the strongest measures in place in Europe” External link

limerickleader Saturday, April 10, 2021 12:21:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “While we continue to follow the public health restrictions required to suppress this virus in our communities, the impact of our vaccine programme is growing in strength and is already having a very positive effect on the lives of those who have been vaccinated,” External link

eecho Friday, April 9, 2021 12:06:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It's not something we need to consider. The two jabs provide that very strong effectiveness and we will have enough vaccines to fully vaccinate everyone twice. " External link

irishmirror Thursday, April 8, 2021 8:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It's not something we need to consider. The two jabs provide that very strong effectiveness and we will have enough vaccines to fully vaccinate everyone twice. " External link

irishmirror Thursday, April 8, 2021 6:44:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “It's not perfect, obviously, there are issues - but when you compare to the rest of the European Union, we're doing really well,” External link

irishexaminer Thursday, April 8, 2021 5:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It's not something we need to consider. The two jabs provide that very strong effectiveness and we will have enough vaccines to fully vaccinate everyone twice. " External link

irishmirror Thursday, April 8, 2021 2:35:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "What I would be in favour of is picking the right countries and having mandatory hotel quarantining in place. Australia and New Zealand do have a cap in place, so that's certainly something that can be looked at," External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I haven't got the week by week figures in front of me" External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “That’s not something that’s meant to happen. It’s not something that’s happening nationally and it’s not in line with the protocols,” External link

thejournal Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:25:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I haven't got the week-by-week figures in front of me" External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 7, 2021 5:55:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Today's milestone will be followed very quickly by another really good one, which is one million Covid-19 vaccines - which will have been administered later this week" External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 7, 2021 12:38:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I want to give you an update on what is the 100th day of the vaccination programme. " External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 7, 2021 11:36:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : "These groups are now beginning to experience a vaccine bonus as we've seen the number of Covid-19 infections dramatically fall in recent weeks" External link

irishmirror Wednesday, April 7, 2021 11:36:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Simon Coveney ) : “There’s been some depiction that Cabinet are at loggerheads over this and we really aren’t. Simon Coveney and I want the best answer for Ireland,” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 7, 2021 9:20:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “No, you would keep everything on the table” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 7, 2021 9:20:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The minister has asked officials to examine this issue” External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:31:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Simon Coveney ) : “There’s been some depiction that Cabinet are at loggerheads over this and we really aren’t. Simon Coveney and I want the best answer for Ireland,” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 7, 2021 2:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “No, you would keep everything on the table” External link

independent-ie Wednesday, April 7, 2021 2:05:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We have been doing our very best" External link

RTERadio Wednesday, April 7, 2021 1:58:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We aim to enhance care provision overall and to better focus on the wider societal supports and needs of prisoners and ex-prisoners," "While the judicial and health systems have historically worked closely together, and there have been improvements over recent years, such as the expansion of forensic mental health care within prisons, this is an opportune time to review, take stock and agree on further improvements which can be delivered in the short term. In this context, the opening soon of the new HSE National Forensic Mental Health facility at Portrane, to address acknowledged capacity pressures by replacing the Central Mental Hospital in Dundrum is particularly welcome" External link

leinsterexpress Sunday, April 4, 2021 3:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "In this context, the opening soon of the new HSE National Forensic Mental Health facility at Portrane, to address acknowledged capacity pressures by replacing the Central Mental Hospital in Dundrum is particularly welcome," External link

irishexaminer Friday, April 2, 2021 5:29:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “It’s a very serious thing we’re doing, we’re doing it because we take the threat of importation and particularly variants, very very seriously. And in that context, obviously we need to make sure that everything is legally robust,” External link

thejournal Thursday, April 1, 2021 8:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’re working through the details at the moment. The important thing for me is that it gets sorted quickly. The Department of Health will draw up any regulations, which I’ll sign as soon as I have them” External link

thejournal Thursday, April 1, 2021 8:39:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "the question is, do we have the capacity to deliver that resource?" External link

RTERadio Thursday, April 1, 2021 8:22:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "This is a fast-developing and exciting field. New and improved rapid test systems are emerging all the time and I firmly support the introduction of rapid testing as an additional tool in our collective effort against Covid-19" External link

RTERadio Thursday, April 1, 2021 6:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "We have to respect and back the local clinical advice" External link

irishexaminer Thursday, April 1, 2021 4:23:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : “We could look at changing the law, but obviously speed really matters here. So that’s the reason why there are some of these things that just don't seem to make sense to any of us now” External link

independent-ie Thursday, April 1, 2021 3:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The evidence is unequivocal that risk of hospitalisation and death increases with age,” External link

independent-ie Thursday, April 1, 2021 3:10:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It is something I fully support and want to see implemented immediately" External link

RTERadio Wednesday, March 31, 2021 5:34:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The move to an allocation strategy focused largely on clinical risk – that is age and medical conditions - makes Ireland’s vaccination programme more efficient, more transparent and fairer,” External link

leitrimobserver Wednesday, March 31, 2021 10:56:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "It means for the first time that we can give better information to the very reasonable question, ‘when will I be vaccinated?’" External link

irishexaminer Wednesday, March 31, 2021 8:52:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The vast majority of those who have received vaccines are our most at risk loved ones who have suffered the highest burden of serious illness and death, as well as the social isolation the necessary public health measures have created” External link

westernpeople Wednesday, March 31, 2021 12:13:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The move to an allocation strategy focused largely on clinical risk that is age and medical conditions – makes Ireland’s vaccination programme more efficient, more transparent and fairer,” External link

westernpeople Wednesday, March 31, 2021 12:13:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Health Services Executive ) : “I have considered this matter carefully and have worked with the Health Service Executive (HSE) to assess the operational implications of suspending vaccine operations at the Beacon Hospital in Dublin,” External link

irishecho Monday, March 29, 2021 7:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Ireland’s vaccination programme is the most important public health programme in living memory. It is essential that the programme is run in accordance with the agreed prioritisation in order to maximise the benefit of the vaccination programme and the speed with which Ireland can emerge from Covid-19 measures. " External link

donegaldemocrat Sunday, March 28, 2021 5:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “In addition, I have asked the HSE to appoint a senior official to immediately examine what happened and make recommendations regarding any actions or changes required,” External link

independent-ie Saturday, March 27, 2021 9:31:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Ireland's vaccination programme is the most important public health programme in living memory. It is essential that the programme is run in accordance with the agreed prioritisation in order to maximise the benefit of the vaccination programme and the speed with which Ireland can emerge from Covid-19 measures. " External link

news-yahoo Saturday, March 27, 2021 7:18:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "I have considered this matter carefully and have worked with the HSE to assess the operational implications of suspending vaccine operations at the Beacon Hospital in Dublin," External link

irishexaminer Saturday, March 27, 2021 6:01:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "no private school should have received vaccines from a private hospital" "The protocols are crystal clear on having a backup list of people available from the priority cohorts. We are prioritising our most vulnerable right now, as it should be," External link

todayfm Saturday, March 27, 2021 5:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "The provision of vaccines by the Beacon Hospital to a school was entirely inappropriate and completely unacceptable. " External link

RTERadio Saturday, March 27, 2021 5:46:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "Ireland’s vaccination programme is the most important public health programme in living memory. It is essential that the programme is run in accordance with the agreed prioritisation in order to maximise the benefit of the vaccination programme and the speed with which Ireland can emerge from Covid-19 measures. The provision of vaccines by the Beacon Hospital to a school was entirely inappropriate and completely unacceptable. " External link

independent-ie Saturday, March 27, 2021 5:21:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The protocols are crystal clear on having a backup list of people available from the priority cohorts,” “We are prioritising our most vulnerable right now, as it should be” External link

thejournal Saturday, March 27, 2021 12:00:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly replied : “We can certainly look at consequences” External link

carlow-nationalist Friday, March 26, 2021 11:52:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "no private school should have received vaccines from a private hospital" External link

RTERadio Friday, March 26, 2021 9:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “The protocols are crystal clear on having a backup list of people available from the priority cohorts,” “We are prioritising our most vulnerable right now, as it should be” External link

thejournal Friday, March 26, 2021 8:54:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : "no private school should have received vaccines from a private hospital" External link

RTERadio Friday, March 26, 2021 8:15:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “What we’re seeing is a big fall in cases associated with the vaccinated cohorts, and that big fall unfortunately is being offset by an increase in cases associated with increased mobility and increased interactions,” External link

waterford-news Thursday, March 25, 2021 3:20:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “the capacity is in place for that” External link

irishtimes Wednesday, March 24, 2021 7:38:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “the bit we can control is having the capacity in place, the bit we are dependent on the pharmaceutical companies for is to deliver, and if they deliver then the answer is yes” External link

irishtimes Wednesday, March 24, 2021 7:38:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “we’re moving through them as quick as we can” External link

irishmirror Tuesday, March 23, 2021 10:14:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly told : “We’re targeting the virus where we know it is,” External link

thejournal Tuesday, March 23, 2021 10:09:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly added : "Good news on the restarting of AstraZeneca. The HSE is this evening updating clinicians and the information leaflet and will be administering the vaccine this weekend, as well as the already planned vaccination activity" External link

irishmirror Saturday, March 20, 2021 12:50:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “Good news on the restarting of AstraZeneca. The HSE is this evening updating clinicians and the information leaflet and will be administering the vaccine this weekend, as well as the already planned vaccination activity,” External link

thejournal Friday, March 19, 2021 9:48:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “I don’t have an exact date but, but very soon,” External link

carlow-nationalist Tuesday, March 16, 2021 1:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’re getting very close. We’re in the final talks with a single provider who has multiple hotels and will be managing the end-to-end process. The contracts will be signed very shortly,” External link

carlow-nationalist Tuesday, March 16, 2021 1:00:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “I don’t have an exact date but, but very soon,” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, March 16, 2021 11:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said : “We’re getting very close. We’re in the final talks with a single provider who has multiple hotels and will be managing the end-to-end process. The contracts will be signed very shortly,” External link

westernpeople Tuesday, March 16, 2021 11:53:00 AM EAT

Stephen Donnelly ajouté : "permettent au Nord de rester constitutionnellement tel qu'il est, mais avec un accès spécial aux marchés de l'Union européenne. Et ils empêchent une frontière physique sur cette île. Les contrôles sont donc importants et ce genre d'intimidation est totalement inacceptable" External link

msn-fr Tuesday, February 2, 2021 4:20:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly ajouté : "permettent au Nord de rester constitutionnellement tel qu'il est, mais avec un accès spécial aux marchés de l'Union européenne. Et ils empêchent une frontière physique sur cette île. Les contrôles sont donc importants et ce genre d'intimidation est totalement inacceptable" External link

latribune Tuesday, February 2, 2021 2:42:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly ajouté : "permettent au Nord de rester constitutionnellement tel qu'il est, mais avec un accès spécial aux marchés de l'Union européenne. Et ils empêchent une frontière physique sur cette île. Les contrôles sont donc importants et ce genre d'intimidation est totalement inacceptable" External link

capital-FR Tuesday, February 2, 2021 2:00:00 PM EAT



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Roisin Shortall added ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : "The Minister for Health (Stephen Donnelly) said the main criteria for selecting EU countries is the level of variance," External link

irishmirror Tuesday, April 13, 2021 8:20:00 PM EAT

Roisin Shortall added ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : “The Minister for Health (Stephen Donnelly) said the main criteria for selecting EU countries is the level of variance,” External link

waterford-news Tuesday, April 13, 2021 7:01:00 PM EAT

Roisin Shortall added ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : “The Minister for Health (Stephen Donnelly) said the main criteria for selecting EU countries is the level of variance,” External link

carlow-nationalist Tuesday, April 13, 2021 6:49:00 PM EAT

Stephen Donnelly said ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : "It is as important as ever as we begin to open our society that we don't let our guard down. Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly TD arrives for a cabinet meeting at Government Buildings on Merrion Street, Dublin (Image: Gareth Chaney/Collins) " External link

irishmirror Sunday, April 11, 2021 3:22:00 PM EAT

Antoinette Cunningham said ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : “We are once again appealing to the Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly to consider the role Gardaí play in policing COVID-19 and we will also be seeking a meeting with him and An Taoiseach” External link

thejournal Tuesday, March 30, 2021 11:04:00 PM EAT

Michael McGrath said ( about Stephen Donnelly ) : "We've made a huge amount of progress on this issue and agreement has now been reached with the selected operator and in the next day or so Minister Stephen Donnelly will outline further details of the operational nature of the hotel quarantining, with a view to quarantining in hotels coming into effect later this week. " External link

irishexaminer Monday, March 22, 2021 10:26:00 AM EAT