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ICGP Memorial Service

A memorial service for deceased and bereaved College members and their families will take place on Friday 17 October at to acknowledge their contribution to patient care. » read more

ICGP NEGs Programme to host this year's Vasco da Gama Forum

Dates: 20 and 21 February 2015. Theme: 'Family Medicine 2.0: Innovation and Awareness' » read more

Report on GP survey 'Taking the Pulse of General Practice'

GPs are encouraged to discuss on gpbuddy.ie the published results of a survey "created by GPs for GPs" which ran from 22 August until 5 September 2014. » read more

Irish general practice infographic

Following a motion from the ICGP Cork Faculty to the ICGP AGM and subsequent discussions at a recent board meeting, the ICGP has created an infographic to depict on one page, the status of general practice in Ireland for use by GPs and faculties. » read more

Updated Signposts to Success handbook

The second edition of Signposts is intended for use as an electronic resource and is not available in print (although users can print the document). » read more

ICGP research raises immediate workforce planning concerns for general practice

The ICGP has published the results of a national survey of GP trainees and recent GP graduates, covering the period 2010 to 2013, entitled 'Planning for the Future of Irish General Practice'. » read more

Submission of feedback on HIQA's updated national standards for residential care settings

HIQA have commenced a process for feedback on their updated national standards for residential care settings. » read more

Ebola Outbreak: Declaration of Public Health Emergency of International Concern by WHO

The ongoing outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) affecting a number of countries in West Africa has now escalated to such an extent that the WHOs International Health Regulations Emergency Committee declared it to be a Public Health emergency of International Concern or PHEIC. » read more

GP Academic Fellowship Programme 2014

The Irish College of General Practitioners, the HSE, and the Association of University Departments of General Practice in Ireland (AUDGPI) invite proposals from prospective candidates for the GP Academic Fellowship Programme 2014. » read more

ICGP welcomes statement from minister on UHI but raises concerns about manpower crisis in general practice

The Irish College of General Practitioners said on Tuesday 5 August that it welcomes the comments by Minister for Health, Leo Varadkar, TD, in relation to Universal Health Insurance (UHI). » read more