HSE bosses were before the Public Accounts Committee.
The ability to track budget spending across the HSE has been a major missing piece in the health service, according to the Chair of the Public Accounts Committee.
HSE bosses were quizzed by PAC members yesterday, where it was revealed the health service would be facing €1.75b in the red for 2023.
That's an increase of half a billion on the year prior.
PAC Chair and Laois Offaly Sinn Féin TD Brian Stanley, says an over-reliance on agency staffing is one of many factors: