Deputy Dinny McGinley: No guarantee Lifford hospial won’t close

Donegal South-West Deputy, Dinny McGinley has said the Government cannot not give any guarantees that Lifford Community Hospital will not close.

An internal HSE document lists it as one of 10 across the country which may close - ten beds  in Buncrana, two in Ramelton and four in Carndonagh are also under threat.

Deputy McGinley met with the Health Minister and Senior personnel from the HSE  to ask about the future of the hospital.

He said at this stage the Government cannot give any assurances that the hospital will stay open:

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