Health system has tried to do more with less but it simply can’t take any more cuts

Posted in Articles by saraburke on April 11, 2014

Here is article I wrote for the Irish Independent on some of the key findings from the Resilience project. This is work I am doing with Prof Steve Thomas and Dr Sarah Barry in the Centre for Health Policy and Management in Trinity College Dublin. More info here . (more…)

Minister Reilly to lift restrictions on GPs who can treat medical card holders

Posted in Blog by saraburke on September 16, 2011

On 14 September, Minister James Reilly announced that he had got Cabinet approval to lift restrictions on GPs treating patients with medical cards. So will this make it easier for people to access GPs and drive down high costs of GP visits? (more…)