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Vow over budget: HSE director general Paul Reid. Photo: Tony Gavin

Vow over budget: HSE director general Paul Reid. Photo: Tony Gavin

Vow over budget: HSE director general Paul Reid. Photo: Tony Gavin

Rationing is a fact of life in the health service, although it's usually clouded in spin.

The latest internal memo from the HSE's Services for Older Persons section, instructing officials across the country there is a "strict" weekly quota of long-term nursing home and convalescence places, is stark.


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