Councillor claims West/North West Hospital Group has spent 117k on ‘spin’

shielsA Donegal Councillor claims the West/North West Hospital Group has spent €117,000 so far this year on a firm of outside Dublin Public Relations consultants.

Dessie Shiels claims the money has been spent to spin positive news and is therefore hindering transparency in the health system.

Councillor Shiels says spending €11,000 per month on PRis a wholly unacceptable use of public monies: