No dedicated risk manager until 2013

One element of the Holohan report reveals an almost exclusive dependence on doctors and nurses to police themselves if there were problems.

One element of the Holohan report reveals an almost exclusive dependence on doctors and nurses to police themselves if there were problems.

A dedicated risk manager was not appointed to the Portlaoise hospital until last summer. Up to late 2009 it had a risk manager for two days a week but the individual retired and was not replaced.