GP’s to meet with Donegal TD’s and Senators to highlight concerns

gp'sDoctors from Donegal will meet this Monday to protest at what they say is the crisis taking place in general practice.

The meeting with Donegals TD's and Senators will take place in the Abbey Hotel in Donegal town on Monday evening.

The meeting is the fifth in a series of meetings organised by doctors across the country to draw attention to the damage being done to patient care due to the lack of resources.

The GPs are also concerned about the new contract offered to GP’s to treat children under the age of six.

The Chief Executive of National Practitioners, Chris Goody, highlighted the aim of the meeting: