Former Health Minister Hopes New HSE Structure Will Bring More Accountability
Written 1 month ago by Sinead Hubble
The Health Minister is seeking permission from the Cabinet to restructure the Health Service Executive.
It will involve a partial return to the old health board system that existed before the HSE was established 15 years ago – with the creation of six new regional bodies.
Former Fianna Fail Longford-Westmeath TD and Health Minister Mary O Rourke believes the health boards in the past represented their areas fairly.
She hopes it will bring about more accountability: