The Taoiseach has said he doesn't think a dedicated Minister for vaccines would help with roll-out of the injections.
Micheál Martin has also confirmed doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine won't be in the country before the middle of February.
It's expected roll-out can significantly ramp up once that vaccine arrives.
The Taoiseach has rejected the idea of a dedicated Minister for vaccines to speed up the roll-out:
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