Budget allocates more than €17bn to health sector

Budget allocates more than €17bn to health sector
Extra €1 billion for health in Budget 2019. Pic: RollingNews.ie

This represents a significant €1.695 billion increase on the initial funding commitment for 2018

The health sector will receive more than €17 billion in exchequer funding for day-to-day services and capital infrastructure next year (2019) - the highest ever budget.

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