I suppose you want barristers pay for the court house?Queues wont double, they will be the same however patients will be seen based on need rather than financial means.
These are private businesses, do you think the taxpayer should pay indemnity insurance for other professions, solicitors/ accountants etc? Maybe build an office for Arthur Cox in the department of Justice? Plush office for the Head of BOI beside Paschal!
I havent mentioned pay. Start another thread with that subject if you want.
Again consultants can work wherever or whenever they want if they want to run ,private business dont expect the taxpayer to subsidise it.
Our healthservice is in crisis due to poor management and gross inefficincies part of which is as a result of the extra costs incurred by the additional administrative burden of running a two tier health service.