Donegal Community Hospital/beds face closure under HSE plans

Community hospitals arcross Donegal could be under threat of closure according to an internal HSE document.

Lifford Community Hospital is under threat of full closure with the loss of 20 beds

Long-term care hospital beds at community hospitals in Buncrana, Ramelton and Carndonagh could be closed.

The hospital are on a list being circulated among HSE management  in a document which is reported to state that 'all these units are currently being reviewed under viability and cost of care.

They are among 12 hospitals and 840 beds which face being shutdown across the country.