‘Chaotic’ Government in disability cuts U-turn

first_imgNews Previous articleLetterkenny hoax callers tying up Emergency ServicesNext articleMan cleared of Michaela McAreavey murder speaks out News Highland Opposition parties are accusing the Government of chaotic management of the health service – after Health Minister James Reilly last night announced a climbdown on some of the cuts targeted at people with disabilities.After a lengthy cabinet meeting yesterday, Minister Reilly said he would order the HSE not to cut the hours of personal care assistants to people with diabilities – and find the savings elsewhere.Controversial cuts in spending on home help hours will go ahead however, as the HSE aims to make savings of 130-million euro by the end of the year.The U-turn came after disability groups threatened to hold an all-night protest outside Government buildings. Facebook Twitter By News Highland – September 5, 2012 ‘Chaotic’ Government in disability cuts U-turn Facebook Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North center_img Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire WhatsApp Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th last_img

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