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# National Service Plan

Last year
# Health reforms
HSE boss admits ‘challenges’ ahead as €20 billion National Service Plan unveiled
The plan contains pledges to cut waiting lists and continue Ireland on the path to universal healthcare.
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# National Service Plan
HSE struggles to recruit public-health doctors, as it launches 2021 spending plan
Over half of the HSE’s boosted budget will go towards non-Covid-19 measures.
# National Service Plan
Meeting both current and future challenges 'unsustainable' says HSE as €16 billion 2019 plan unveiled
The national service plan for 2019 sees an additional €848 million in the healthcare budget.
# Budget
HSE gets more time to come up with its service plan for next year
The HSE National Service Plan will now not be finalised until the middle of November at the latest.
# Palliative Care
Hospices will need 'goodwill of their local communities to keep going' - IHF
The Irish Hospice Foundation has raised concerns about the cuts imposed to the palliative care budget by the HSE’s National Service Plan.
# Health
HSE to close 555 nursing home beds and cut hospital budgets
The HSE has outlined how it will save €750 million over the next 12 months.