Ten years of failure is more than enough
The A&E crisis became a national emergency a decade ago. Nothing has changed
Published 25/09/2016 | 02:30
They've been buggering around with the A&E debacle since Mary Harney announced a "national emergency" in 2006. Ten whole years ago.
Last week, the public health system began an inquiry into another death in regrettable circumstances.
There's no reason to believe that this latest tragedy will change anything. To too many, it's just another old woman dying on a trolley.