Consular Crisis Line: “1/3 of all calls are about medication prescriptions”

Watching the RTE evening news and it was very interesting to hear that the Consular Crisis Line that has been set up to assist people stranded abroad due to the volcanic ash plume has been inundated with callers, and that 1/3 of them have been from “patients needing prescriptions for medications” according to Micheál Martin, Irish Minister of Foreign Affairs.

There’s got to be better ways to help manage these urgent patient needs…

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