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More pharmacists brought into HSE probe

Susan Mitchell

Deputy Editor and Health Editor

30th August, 2015

The Health Service Executive has expanded its investigation into fees charged by pharmacists and is now examining a number of other major pharmacy chains.

The HSE is concerned that the practice of claiming multiple fees – under circumstances that it regards as irregular – is not restricted to Lloyds.

On Friday, it was reported that the HSE was investigating the way Lloyds, the largest pharmacy chain in Ireland, had boosted its dispensing fee income by...

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