Private competition would enhance healthcare system

When this recession passes, and if the government - whatever government - can maintain the economic independence of our country, the same problems of politics and public administration will demand our attention. One of the most pressing of these will

2nd May, 2009

When this recession passes, and if the government - whatever government - can maintain the economic independence of our country, the same problems of politics and public administration will demand our attention. One of the most pressing of these will be: how can we provide an effective health system at reasonable cost to the taxpayer?

The Fine Gael proposal for a system of universal private health insurance deserves a welcome. Of course, much more detail...

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