Tuesday May 26, 2020

Parents’ unit at Children’s Hospital may be cut back

Members of the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board discussed the possibility of the HSE 'de-scoping' the family accommodation unit or delaying its construction as a 'cost limitation exercise' earlier this year

26th May, 2019

An accommodation unit for the parents of sick children at the National Children’s Hospital may have to be scaled back because the state must fund part of the construction cost.

Members of the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board (NPHDB) discussed the possibility of the HSE “de-scoping” the family accommodation unit or delaying its construction as a “cost limitation exercise” earlier this year.

The January meeting took place in the...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

New outbreaks in China and South Korea show that all countries, even once they have controlled their epidemics, must remain vigilant. The HSE’s testing targets are not ambitious enough

Domhnall Heron | 7 hours ago

Johns Hopkins University’s report says such decisions are ‘extremely difficult’ due to ongoing ‘uncertainties relating to risk’

Susan Mitchell | 2 days ago

Why have European countries and officials in public health and infection control been outclassed by their Asian counterparts?

Susan Mitchell | 2 days ago