Saturday May 30, 2020

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Neglectful, incompetent and ineffective – the HSE’s failure to protect children in its care exposes the rot at the heart of this state’s public services

29th May, 2010

The HSE once lost a file on my child.

There’s nothing unusual in this - almost everyone has a story of HSE incompetence.

The incident, though not serious, gave me a brief insight - a mere shadow of the kind of insight the whole country has been getting over the past seven days - into how irredeemably dysfunctional the system is.

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