TITLE

Prescription charge cut of €5 is planned for the Budget

AUTHOR(S)
John Lee
PUB. DATE
October 2017
SOURCE
Mail on Sunday;10/8/2017, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
PRESCRIPTION charges for medical card holders under 70 are to be cut by €5 a month in Tuesday's budget.
ACCESSION #
125522653

 

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