Donegal HSE Forum representitive questions how hospitals are funded

Donegal County Councillorr Ciaran Brogan has said fundamental questions must be raised about how the Letterkenny General Hospital is funded.

He was responding to yesterday's confirmation from HSE CEO Cathal Magee that Letterkenny General Hospital's financial situaton is being reviewed by the executive's board.

The head of the HSE said Letterkenny General Hospital faces major challenges in 2012.

Councillor Brogan says there are many examples where cost cutting measures have been introduced without actually realising a saving...........

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