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Listen: GP's Welcome Calls For Health Budget Expansion

: 01/15/2017 - 12:14

GPs have welcomed a call from the head of the HSE for a 9 billion euro capital investment in the health service.

In a column in today's Sunday Business Post, Tony O'Brien says investing in primary care providers like GPs is the key to resolving the pressures facing the service.

Dr Emmet Kerin is President of the National Association of General Practitioners.

He says with extra resources, family doctors can help prevent issues like the recent overcrowding in emergency departments:

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