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Health Dept pays out €80m

The Department of Health has paid out €80 million to settle legal cases this year, The Sunday Business Post has learned.

8th December, 2007

The Department of Health has paid out €80 million to settle legal cases this year, The Sunday Business Post has learned.

This figure does not include compensation paid by the Health Service Executive, which is also believed to run into tens of millions of euro, according to senior government sources.

Figures released by the Department of Health and Children last week reveal that €79.45 million has been paid in legal settlements and costs so far...

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