Putting a price on a life

What is a year of healthy life worth? This is one of the many difficult questions facing the country’s new health regulator.

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor @susmitchellsbp
3rd February, 2007

What is a year of healthy life worth?

This is one of the many difficult questions facing the country’s new health regulator.

The Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) will be given statutory authority under legislation currently before the Dail.

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