Over €650,000 collected by University Hospital Kerry in parking revenue in 2017

€657,806 was collected by University Hospital Kerry in parking revenue in 2017.

That’s according to new figures from the HSE.

Over 60-thousand-euro a day is being collected by hospitals in parking revenue, according to the figures.

The data – which was obtained through a parliamentary question – shows 22-point-4 million euro was received by hospitals around the country in 2017.

Sinn Fein’s Health Spokesperson Louise O’Reilly says hospital parking charges needs to be phased out: