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# debt-collectors - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

Debt collectors calling on cancer patients is 'immoral and must stop', say TDs
# Cost Of Cancer
# Cost Of Cancer

Debt collectors calling on cancer patients is 'immoral and must stop', say TDs

Feb 2nd 2022, 11:32 AM 15,751 Views 11 Comments

There is cross-party support for a motion that calls for the scrapping of €80 inpatient charges and parking charges.

# debt-collectors - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Elderly woman with medical card pursued by debt collectors after private hospital treatment
# HSE
# HSE

Elderly woman with medical card pursued by debt collectors after private hospital treatment

Dec 11th 2019, 1:03 PM 41,271 Views 69 Comments

The HSE has defended the use of debt collection agencies.

# debt-collectors - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Irish Cancer Society calls on HSE to stop referring patients' debt to collection agencies
# Debt Collectors
# Debt Collectors

Irish Cancer Society calls on HSE to stop referring patients' debt to collection agencies

Dec 20th 2018, 2:40 PM 11,072 Views 40 Comments

The Irish Cancer Society is today publishing advice for patients on how best to deal with the charges.

# debt-collectors - Monday 1 October, 2018

HSE spent €600,000 last year on debt collectors to chase patients for unpaid bills
# Final Notice
# Final Notice

HSE spent €600,000 last year on debt collectors to chase patients for unpaid bills

Oct 1st 2018, 6:10 AM 16,871 Views 37 Comments

The Irish Cancer Society recently called for the government to abolish inpatient charges for cancer patients in the forthcoming Budget.

# debt-collectors - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Parents of 4-year-old boy with cancer being pursued by debt collector on behalf of HSE
# Medical Cards
# Medical Cards

Parents of 4-year-old boy with cancer being pursued by debt collector on behalf of HSE

Jan 28th 2015, 8:21 AM 20,332 Views 65 Comments

The family were denied a discretionary medical card.

# debt-collectors - Monday 24 November, 2014

These photos of a Spanish woman being evicted are heartbreaking
# Debt Collectors
# Debt Collectors

These photos of a Spanish woman being evicted are heartbreaking

Nov 24th 2014, 7:54 PM 35,156 Views 82 Comments

A football team has offered to help the 85-year-old.

# debt-collectors - Monday 11 February, 2013

Student body hit out over use of debt collectors in colleges
# Debt Collectors
# Debt Collectors

Student body hit out over use of debt collectors in colleges

Feb 11th 2013, 5:03 PM 10,063 Views 44 Comments

The response from the USI comes after a tender by UCD for the “collection of outstanding monies”.