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# free-healthcare - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Medical card patients claim HSE is refusing to reimburse them for GP blood tests
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Medical card patients claim HSE is refusing to reimburse them for GP blood tests

Mar 15th 2018, 6:10 AM 23,641 Views 55 Comments

Last month Health Minister Simon Harris said the HSE would arrange for refunds if a patient had been incorrectly charged.

# free-healthcare - Sunday 11 March, 2018

'I left weeping': Medical card patients are still being charged by GPs for blood tests
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'I left weeping': Medical card patients are still being charged by GPs for blood tests

Mar 11th 2018, 6:30 PM 106,150 Views 174 Comments

The HSE has said blood tests should be covered by the card and patients should report their GPs if they are charged.

# free-healthcare - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

John McCain returns to Washington after blood clot surgery to vote on Obamacare
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John McCain returns to Washington after blood clot surgery to vote on Obamacare

Jul 25th 2017, 8:32 AM 15,883 Views 18 Comments

The 80-year-old senator has been diagnosed with brain cancer.

# free-healthcare - Friday 15 August, 2014

Doctors say it's not fair to charge fees for prescriptions
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Doctors say it's not fair to charge fees for prescriptions

Aug 15th 2014, 4:32 PM 14,130 Views 51 Comments

The report singles out user charges as “inefficient in comparison to pooled funding”.

# free-healthcare - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Phased introduction of free GP care announced
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Phased introduction of free GP care announced

Apr 25th 2012, 3:18 PM 8,808 Views 96 Comments

The Minister of State for Primary Care says she plans to have legislation for the first phases of free GP care to be drafted and enacted by the summer.