More students needed to meet doctor demand
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More students needed to meet doctor demand

Northern Ireland needs at least 100 more medical students a year to meet the increasing demand for doctors.

That is one of the key findings of a review commissioned by the Department of Health (DoH).

However, the department said expanding student numbers to that extent would cost £30m a year and see services cut.

  • 11 Jan 2019