Figures censored by the Department of Health show the death rate for heart attack patients in small hospitals is almost three times higher than in other hospitals.
The unpublished figures – obtained by this newspaper – show that small hospitals had a mortality rate of almost 17 per cent. That was significantly higher than the average of 6 per cent at all other hospitals. The Department of Health published a report last week that revealed...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Get a Business Account for you and your team