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Mater consultants can work privately

Twelve hospital consultants at the Mater Hospital in Dublin have been allowed to work in the private hospital, in an apparent breach of the terms of the consultants' contract.

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor

@susmitchellsbp
6th April, 2014
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Mater Hospital: gave letters of comfort' to consultants. Picture: Photocalla

Twelve hospital consultants at the Mater Hospital in Dublin have been allowed to work in the private hospital, in an apparent breach of the terms of the consultants' contract.

The contract is at the centre of a major dispute between St Vincent's Hospital Group and the HSE, with St Vincent's expected to initiate legal action in a bid to ensure some 80 consultants with public contracts can continue to work in the private hospital.

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