Enterprise Ireland Meet The Buyer Event for The New Children’s HospitalRoyal Hospital Kilmainham 25th October 2017
Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, Pat Breen today welcomed over 200 construction companies to Enterprise Ireland’s Meet the Buyer event for the construction of the new children’s hospital.
An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD and Minister for Health Simon Harris TD turned the first sod for the new Paediatric Outpatients and Urgent Care Centre on the ground of Connolly Hospital today, while also welcoming the announcement for the Children’s Hospital Group –Phoenix Children’s Health. Picture shows Taoiseach Leo Varadkar with Minister for Health Simon Harris, Eilish Hardiman CEO Children’s Hospital Group,Tom Costello Chair NPHDB and Mayor of Fingal Mary McCamley with kids James Mohan (15),Ashleigh Kiernan (14),Matilda Kiernan (9) and Isabel Kiernan (11) from the Youth Advisory Council
Phoenix Children’s Health
The Phoenix -a mythological symbol of renewal, representing the birth of opportunities, regeneration, vision, hope and inspiration.
Enterprise Ireland, in association with the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board, is inviting registration for a Meet the Buyer event for the construction of the new children’s hospital. The event will take place at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham from 8am to 12 noon on 25 October 2017 and is free of charge.
The Boards and Executives of Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin, Temple Street Children’s University Hospital, Tallaght Hospital and the Children’s Hospital Group (CHG) today welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Health of the approval of Government of the General Scheme for the Children’s Health Bill 2017. The Children’s Health Bill will provide for the establishment of a new entity in which the three children’s hospitals and the Children’s Hospital Group will come together.
An Taoiseach’s handprint, together with those from current and former users of the children’s hospital services, will be incorporated into the foundations of the new children’s hospital
Casting the Foundation Stone at the site of the new children’s hospital
An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD, together with Minister for Health Simon Harris TD and members of the Youth Advisory Council, cast the foundation stone for the new children’s hospital.