Friday 20 April 2018

Impact on reimbursement rates for private hospitals

Kris: What impact will the budget cuts have on the government reimbursement rates for private hospitals?

The Minister’s budget speech had nothing to say on the subject of reimbursement rates for private hospitals. However, as the 2011 public spending estimates indicated, the government is forecasting a 5.4pc reduction in health spending next year, don’t be too surprised if the HSE announces a cut in reimbursement rates for private hospitals in the coming weeks.



Business Newsletter

Read the leading stories from the world of Business.

Also in Business