Multi-annual health budget mooted to tackle waiting lists
New plan by health department, HSE and NTPF aims to mitigate snowballing numbers waiting for treatment, exacerbated by pandemic
A new hospital waiting list plan is to come before government this summer with a request for a multi-annual health budget to accompany it, the Business Post has learned.
The new five-year plan is being formulated by the Department of Health, the HSE and the National Treatment Purchase Fund (NTPF) in a bid to manage the unprecedented waiting lists that have built up over the last number of years and which have been...
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