Saturday 18 November 2017

Maeve Sheehan: Political meddling, curse of the health service, is back

The children's hospital location shortlist is coming this week -- but it's no easy decision, writes Maeve Sheehan

LATER this week, Health Minister James Reilly is due to present a shortlist of "options" of proposed locations for a national children's hospital to Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore.

They will make their choices and the following week Dr Reilly will bring a report to Cabinet, which will ultimately decide where the children's hospital should be built.

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