Exclusive: 3 Dublin hospitals to stop trauma care

The plan is part of a new centralisation strategy that Minister for Health Simon Harris hopes will save dozens of lives

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor @susmitchellsbp
19th November, 2017

Three Dublin hospitals will stop trauma care as part of a new centralisation strategy that Minister for Health Simon Harris hopes will save dozens of lives.

The minister will soon seek cabinet approval for a plan to centralise trauma care and reduce the number of emergency departments treating trauma patients.

According to a copy of the report, which has been seen by The Sunday Business Post, the number of emergency departments providing trauma care in...

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