An independent candidate in the European Elections says the Sláintecare plan won’t be enough to fix the Irish health service.
Olive O’Connor, who’s from Ballinrobe in Mayo, is campaigning on a platform of improving healthcare. She’s part of the ‘Families Speak Out’ group, which is a movement of parents and health advocates.
Olive has four daughters who have chronic health conditions and her husband had a stroke in his early 40s. Speaking on The Joe Finnegan Show today, she said the Sláintecare report is flawed because there aren’t the services there to support it: