Friday November 27, 2020

Donohoe’s plan to haul in HSE bosses to halt health budget overruns

In an interview with The Sunday Business Post, Donohoe revealed that he had a new plan to prevent the HSE’s €700 million budget overspend this year becoming 'normalised'

Michael Brennan

Political Editor

14th October, 2018

Minister for Finance Paschal Donohoe has warned the HSE that he will be regularly hauling in senior management to his department to ensure it sticks to its new €17 billion budget.

It comes as Taoiseach Leo Varadkar moved to fill the gap left by the resignation of Minister for Communications Denis Naughten with the appointment of former education minister Richard Bruton to save the national broadband contract process. And there is going to be a...

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