Convoy man has pain relief treatment restored

The decision by St Vincent's Hospital to withdraw treatment for pain relief from a 40 year old Donegal man has been reversed after the HSE confirmed last night they would fund the treatment

Thomas Keavney from Convoy had been told the treatment was being discontinued because he was from “outside the catchment area”.

However, following an interview on the Shaun Doherty Showe and substantial coverage in the local papers last month, the situation has been resolved.

Speaking on the Shaun Doherty Show today, Thomas Keavney outlined what the treatment means to him..............

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