Listen Live Logo

Listen Live Extra Logo

Listen: PAC Chair Says Drs With More Than One Medical Negligence Case Should Face Action.

: 11/08/2018 - 17:10

Doctors connected with more than one case of medical negligence should have action taken against them, according to the head of a powerful Oireachtas Committee.

Sean Fleming says it's something the Public Accounts Committee, on which sits Kildare North TD, Catherine Murphy, will have to examine in the future.

It's after the State Claims Agency told politicians the current cases of medical negligence will cost 2.4 billion euro to settle.

Fianna Fáil TD Sean Fleming says more questions need to be asked about the more than 3,000 cases of negligence:

18fleming.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett

Stock image.

About Us

Kfm broadcasts on 97.6fm and 97.3fm to all parts of county Kildare 24 hours a day from the state-of-the-art Kfm Broadcast Centre, Newhall, Naas, Co. Kildare and around the world on this website.

Our aim is to entertain and inform our listeners, with the best music, local news and current affairs plus top class live sports coverage.

Remember, Kfm is your local station; we’re always interested in hearing your views and suggestions about the radio station.  You can find all of our contact details on the Contact Us section of the site.

Enjoy your visit, thanks for listening and spread the word about Kildare's Kfm!