Statements 2015

IBTS notification about recent blood donations (members only)

FAQs for GPs » read more

The Future of General Practice: ICGP Member Survey 2015

New ICGP research confirms extent of crisis in general practice. » read more

Winter Meeting 2015 press release

Over 300 general practitioners will attend the 2015 Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP) Winter Meeting on Saturday 28 November at the Sheraton Hotel, Athlone. The theme of this year's Winter Meeting is 'supporting GPs supporting patients'. » read more

Beyond 2020 - Statement of Strategy 2016-2021

This statement of strategy builds upon the previous strategy (2008-2013) and the ICGP document produced in 1989, entitled 'Future of General Practice in Ireland'. » read more

European Antibiotic Awareness Day 2015

There are 25,000 deaths in Europe each year from multi-drug resistant organisms. » read more

Health organisations tackle the global health risk of antibiotic resistance as antibiotic misuse threatens all our futures

The HSE has issued this statement to highlight European Antibiotic Awareness Day. » read more

Publication of 'Irish General Practice - Working with Deprivation'

New report from the ICGP presents scathing analysis of health inequality. » read more

'It is dangerous to suggest that anti-depressants are not useful' - Irish Examiner article

Letter submitted to the Irish Examiner by Dr Mark Murphy, ICGP Chair of Communications, in response to recently published comments made by clinical psychologist Dr Declan Ahern. » read more

ICGP pre-Budget submission 2015

In its 2015 pre-Budget submission, the ICGP calls for investment to stem GP emigration, and support rural general practice and areas of deprivation. » read more

Report on 2015 national survey of GP trainees and recent GP graduates

Bridging the gap – How GP trainees and recent graduates identify themselves as the future Irish general practice workforce » read more