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Siblings Paula and Michael Doherty set up Medicare Health & Living in 1989 to sell and rent maternity and respiratory equipment to hospitals and homes throughout Europe.

27th August, 2011

Siblings Paula and Michael Doherty set up Medicare Health & Living in 1989 to sell and rent maternity and respiratory equipment to hospitals and homes throughout Europe.

‘‘Michael knew of a woman back then who was looking for a respiratory monitor for a premature baby upon leaving hospital,” said Paula Doherty.

‘‘In 1989, a monitor like that would have cost several hundred pounds, and there was no knowing how long she would need...

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