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Health Minister Michael McGimpsey MLA
Michael McGimpsey

The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety is one of 11 Northern Ireland Departments created in 1999 as part of the Northern Ireland Executive by the Northern Ireland Act 1998 and the Departments (Northern Ireland) Order 1999.
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As Minister for Health, Social Services and Public Safety in the Northern Ireland Executive, Michael is responsible for over 70,000 professionals working in health and social care, ambulance and the fire service and has an annual budget of approximately £4 billion pounds. He took up office on 8 May 2007.
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Emergency Care Waiting Time Statistics
Thursday 28 April 2011
The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (DHSSPS) today published statistics on the time spent waiting in emergency care departments within Northern Ireland during the months of January, February and March 2011.
Unlicenced drugs seized by DHSSPS Enforcement Officers
Friday 08 April 2011
Large quantities of unlicenced medicines have been recovered by DHSSPS Medicines Regulatory Group officials during a search of a residential dwelling in Glengormley.
Publication of the Northern Ireland Cancer Waiting Times Statistics Release (October - December 2010)
Thursday 31 March 2011
The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety today published the Northern Ireland Cancer Waiting Times Statistics Release for October, November and December 2010.

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