Swann welcomes military assistance for health service

THE Department of Health has confirmed that its latest request for military assistance for the Northern Ireland health service has been approved. The Health Minister said: “Our health service has been battling Covid and its numerous obstacles for two years. Whilst the recent surge in Omicron cases did not translate into the possible worst case scenario […]

Swann says Covid not to blame for cancelled procedures

NO HEALTH condition is being “prioritised” over another at the moment, with patients being treated according to clinical need as far as capacity will allow, according the Health Minister. Since the outbreak of the Covid crisis the health service has reconfigured itself to deal with the recurring surges of the virus. This has resulted in […]