Tánaiste announces plan for 1,000 new public hospital beds over 5 years

Private beds in public hospitals will move to new private hospitals on public hospital campuses

The Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children, Mary Harney, T.D., today (Thursday) announced plans to have new private hospitals built on the campuses of public hospitals that will free up 1,000 more beds for public patients.

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