McConalogue: Government Must Address Shortcomings at LGH


Health Minister Leo Varadkar is being urged to meet with management at Letterkenny General Hospital and the Saolta Hospitals Group in the wake of comments made by consultant urologist Kevin Moran, who confirmed this week he is stepping down from his position.

Donegal North East Deputy Charlie McConalogue says the Government must address the shortomings identified in the system by Mr Moran, particularly in terms of the inability to recruit necessary staff.

Deputy Mc Conalogue says there needs to be a functional rotation system for junior doctors which meets the needs of hospitals like Letterkenny General: