Admissions of private patients to public hospitals in Ireland increaseBMJ 2001; 323 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7318.888/b (Published 20 October 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:888
- Doug Payne
Although 20% of beds in public hospitals in Ireland are allocated to private patients, insured patients are taking up as much as 30% of the space, it was revealed last week.
Ireland's Economic and Social Research Institute says that as a result 14 000 non-emergency private patients …
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