ESRI Research Bulletin

Waiting times for publicly funded hospital treatment: How does Ireland measure up?

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March 29, 2021
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This paper examines how public hospital waiting times are measured in Ireland and outlines a new method for measuring waiting times which allows for comparison with a broad range of OECD countries.