Cabinet documents show strong opposition to Reilly's UHI plan

Cabinet documents seen by The Sunday Business Post reveal the level of opposition to the health minister's plans to introduce a system of universal health insurance.

9th March, 2014

Cabinet documents seen by *The Sunday Business Post* reveal the level of opposition to the health minister's plans to introduce a system of universal health insurance.

The UHI plan will compel everyone to buy private health insurance and abolish the two-tier, public-private system of healthcare. Ministers were circulated with a memorandum on the introduction of UHI - the coalition's flagship health policy, and probably the biggest reform of the health sector in the history of...

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