Medical Device Market: Ireland -- the Republic of Ireland Represents a Small but Advanced Market for Medical Equipment

November 2011
Biomedical Market Newsletter;11/7/2011, Vol. 21, p763
The article provides an overview on the medical instruments industry in Ireland. The plan of the Irish government to replace the Health Service Executive (HSE) with a system of Universal Health Insurance by 2016 is outlined. The presence of U.S. manufacturers of medical equipment in the country is emphasized which led Ireland one of the world's leading exporters of medical equipment.


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