Deputy hits out at Letterkenny General Hospital’s manager

Padraig MacLochlainnA Donegal Deputy says weekend confirmation from the HSE that Oncology Services at Letterkenny General are to be maintained at there current levels does not go far enough.

The statement followed concerns raised by Deputy Padraig MacLochlainn that cancer patients may be referred to other hospitals because of medical staff shortages.

While the HSE has rejected this, the deputy says the executive has not addressed all of his concerns - he has also not happy that the hospital's manager Sean Muprhy has yet to respond to a letter highlighting his concerns: