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#GP visits

# gp-visits - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

Why do so few Irish people claim back their medical expenses?

Anyone can do it, yet nearly 60% of Irish citizens decline the option of applying for what is effectively free money.

# gp-visits - Friday 2 August, 2013

One third of Irish people have avoided a GP visit due to money constraints

Worryingly, six per cent of parents in a survey also said they could not afford to bring a sick child to the doctor over the past year.

# gp-visits - Friday 18 November, 2011

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# gp-visits - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Fewer and fewer people have private health insurance

New CSO data also says 30 per cent of adults have a medical card – and that hospital waiting lists are getting much longer.