The Irish Medical Organisation Is Calling For Temporary Health Facilities To Be Built

The IMO believe they will be needed to deal with the aftermath of the Covid-19 crisis

The IMO will make the call at the Oireachtas Covid-19 committee, which is getting under way around now.

It says the capacity of the health service is set to be reduced by 50 per cent, due to social distancing.

Hospital consultant Anthony O'Connor says extra capacity is badly needed:

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