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SBP comment: Patients badly served by government U-turn

24th January, 2016

All too often there has been a restrictive approach to the open disclosure of information to patients and their families by the health services.

Ireland is not alone in this.

England was rocked by a major scandal involving substandard care to patients in Mid Staffordshire in 2013. The two hospitals involved were devoid of a culture of openness and transparency.

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