Laois TD Fears New Health Boards Will Result In Different Levels of Care

Written 1 month ago by Eoin O Donoghue


A Fianna Fail Laois TD is concerned that the health boards could cause different qualities of health care for people depending on where you live.

It comes after the cabinet has approved a major shake up of the structure of the health service that will see it split into six regional health boards.

The idea is to give more power and autonomy to individuals in the health service at a local level.

Deputy Sean Fleming is calling for Laois to be in a region that incorporates some of the key hospitals in Dublin: