Midlands People Spent €918k On Hospital Parking

Written 3 months ago by Newsroom

There are calls to phase out hospital car parking charges after it’s been revealed €22.4 million was received by facilities around the country in 2017.

The figures, which come from the HSE, include more than €918,0000 from people in the Midlands.

Most of that came from those parking in Tullamore, with over €375,000 racked up.

There was €317,000 paid to Portlaoise Hospital, while Mullingar’s total was €225,0000.

Sinn Fein’s Health Spokesperson Louise O’Reilly explains the plan;