61% reduction in those on trolleys at Letterkenny General Hospital

Letterkenny General Hospital has reduced the number of patients on trolleys from January this year compared to January 2012 by 61%.

The length of stay was also reduced from 8.6 days to 5.3 days at Letterkenny General in 2012.

Nationally the number of patients on trolleys fell by 32%.

Donegal North-East Deputy, Joe McHugh says although the figures are welcome, there is still room for improvement....

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