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The new legislative programme for the coming six months will be published by the government today and included in that list is the bill that will introduce free GP cards for the under 5s. The scheme has been criticised repeatedly by doctor representatives who have said introducing free care for 240,000 children will place huge pressure on GPs. But doctors will have the option of opting-out of the scheme which is expected to come on board by the summer. Dr Ray Walley is Chair of the CP Committee of the Irish Medical Organisation and he is on the line nowhttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0115/497957-today-with-sean-o-rourke-wednesday-15-january-2014/?clipid=1394786
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