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HEALTH Minister James Reilly, right, has announced three new appointments to the board of Vhi Healthcare.

They are Dr Ambrose McLoughlin, John Melvin and Martin Sisk and they will take up their posts for a period of three years to March 14, 2015.

Dr McLoughlin has more than 30 years' experience in the health services, from practitioner level to chief executive.

Mr Melvin, an engineer, has extensive consulting and management experience in the public and private sectors, while Mr Sisk has more than 25 years' regulatory and business-related experience.