June 2019

June has been a busy month with the release of the Scally Supplementary Report and many formal and informal meetings with Government officials.  221+ Patient Support Group continues to work hard advocating for member needs and wanted to give you an update on several key issues. Ex Gratia Scheme The Independent Assessment Panel has apparently …

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May 2019

Ex Gratia Scheme Letters and consent forms were mailed to members on Tuesday, May 7th. Amount of award is determined by the Independent Assessment Panel, not the HSE or DoH, and is therefore not included in this communication. Accepting the award will not prevent members from bringing a claim to the High Court or the …

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Tribunal Bill Update

Update from the Department of Health General Scheme of Bill to Establish a Tribunal to Hear and Determine Claims Relating to the Cervical Check Screening Programme The Government has approved Minister Harris’s proposal for the drafting of a Bill to establish a tribunal to hear and determine claims arising from the retrospective CervicalCheck cytology clinical …

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