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The move is likely to be replicated at other hospitals, as it is believed it can help alleviate waiting lists
A plan being drawn up by the Sláintecare health reform office headed up by Laura Magahy, as well as senior health officials, will see between five and six regional integrated care organisations (RICOs) established across Ireland