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#Prescription Charges

# prescription-charges - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Poll: Should the prescription charge be abolished? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the prescription charge be abolished?

The charge will bring in €120 million this year – but critics say it hits seriously ill people the hardest.

# prescription-charges - Friday 15 August, 2014

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

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

# prescription-charges - Thursday 6 December, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

It’s the morning after the €3.5 billion day before… so let’s bring you up to speed. Good morning!

# prescription-charges - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Govt criticised over proposed medical card and prescription charges

Health Minister Dr James Reilly has come under fire from patients’ associations, the Opposition and medical groups for considering an annual €50 medical card charge.