Minister for Health, Simon Harris TD, officially opened the new in-patient specialist palliative care facility and the re-developed Nursing Home at Milford Care Centre, Limerick earlier this week.

The new Hospice, which serves Clare, Limerick and North Tipperary, contains 34 beds, all single room configuration, and four (4) overnight rooms for families.

Picture (L-R): Mr. Pat Gilmartin (Board Chairperson, Milford Care Centre), Sr Mary Flanagan (Province Leader, Little Company of Mary), Mr. Pat Quinlan (Chief Executive, Milford Care Centre), Mr. Bryan Quille (Director, Monami Construction Ltd.), Mr. Simon Harris TD (Health Minister of Ireland), Mr Cathal Quinn (Lead Architect, Quinn Architects)