Vital X-Ray equipment transferred from Killybegs and Donegal Town to Letterkenny

Vital X-Ray equipment bought by the people of Killybegs and Donegal Town is sitting unused because of HSE staff shortages.

Radiographers who normally operate the equipment have been transferred to Letterkenny General Hospital to work there.

This means that the Killybegs and Donegal Town units have been closed for the past two weeks and no date for their reopening has been given by the HSE.

Local Independent TD Thomas Pringle, says the opening of the units again will take pressure off Letterkenny General Hospital who will now have to take all the burden....