Tag Archives: Months

HSE spends almost €7 million on private ambulances in eight months

Letterkenny University Hospital had the biggest at just over €1 million.  The HSE spent nearly €7 million on private ambulances in the first eight months of this year. This is a large increase on the €4.3 million spent in all of 2014. The National Ambulance Service responds to emergency calls 24 hours a day but often struggles to meet… Read More »

Trump’s Executive Order Could Bankrupt The Medicare Trust Funds In Less Than 5 Months

THE VILLAGES, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES – 2019/10/03: U.S. President Donald Trump signs an Executive Order #13890 at the Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center. (Photo by Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Last Thursday, President Trump signed an Executive Order (EO) with sweeping implications for how Medicare is priced and,… Read More »