HSE – no plans to close more beds at St Joseph’s

HSE management have said they are no plans to close St Josephs Hospital in Stranorlar.

A recently formed steering committee met with HSE management yesterday.

The group was formed after a public meeting last week to support St Joseph’s Hospital and lobby for the hiring of more staff.

Donegal South West Deputy, Pearse Doherty chaired yesterday's meeting, he says HSE management also guaranteed that there would be no more bed closures at St Joseph's:

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