Overspill at Letterkenny General Hospital today again

Letterkenny General Hospital has been forced to cancel a number of clinics again today as staff struggle to cope with the large number of patients there.

The hospital says it will try to contact patients.

But anyone with appointments with Dr.Thomas, Dr.Steel, Dr.O'Shodi or Dr.Patel in the fracture, medical and ENT clinics should not travel before contacting the hospital.

Also the hospital are warning that no-one should attend the Emergency Department unless absolutley necessary.

The hospital can be contacted at 074 9125888.