New consultants for Letterkenny General Hospital

The Minister for Health and Children is to appoint new specialist consultants to Letterkenny General Hospital

In the coming months it is hoped that an endocrinologist/ diabetologist consultant will be in place while a hematologist appointment is proving complicated but should be in place in the near future.

The hospital has been trying to appoint a haemotologists but has been unsuccessful which means an overseas locum will be appointed on a years contract.