IDA Press Campaign

IDA Press Campaign

Below please find the press releases issued by the Irish Dental Association relating to Covid 19 and a selection of media coverage across different platforms.

 

Press Releases

March 20th - IDA calls on the HSE to establish Regional Network of Designated Dental Emergency Centres

March 18th - IDA warns that the dental profession is on the brink of collapse

March 16th - IDA warns that dental services severely impacted by Covid 19 crisis

 

Media Coverage

March 26th - Twitter - Fergal Bowers - Dental Protection and the IDA calling on the Government to provide access to appropriate PPE for dentists

March 25th - RTÉ.ie - Dentist group calls for cancellation of elective procedures

March 25th - RTÉ - News at One - Chief Executive, Mr. Fintan Hourihan speaks to News at One

March 25th - Twitter - Fergal Bowers - Chief Executive says dentists angry and confused

March 24th  - IDA Facebook - Need for at least 20 dental emergency centres

March 23rd - Irish Examiner - Need for dental emergency centres

March 21st - Video message from Chief Executive, Mr. Fintan Hourihan

March 20th - The Cork.ie - Where to find a dentist during Covid 19?

March 19th - Newstalk - Dentist practices on the brink of collapse

March 19th - Today FM with Matt Cooper - Dr Eamon Croke talks to Matt Cooper

March 19th - The Cork.ie - Dentists closing due to Covid 19

March 18th - Twitter - Fergal Bowers - IDA survey indicates 18% of practices closed due to Covid 19

March 18th - Irish Times - 300 dentists criticise guidance and seek halt to elective procedures

March 18th - Irish Independent - Dental profession in Ireland on the brink of collapse

March 16th - RTÉ drivetime - Chief Executive, Mr. Fintan Hourihan talks to Mary Wilson