Taoiseach says watchdog report into Leitrim community hospital highlights ‘unacceptable’ issues.

stpatsleitrimThe Taoiseach says a watchdog report into a community hospital in Co Leitrim has highlighted ‘unacceptable’ issues. 

A HIQA report into St Patrick’s Community Hospital identified serious breaches - including some residents being made to wait weeks for a shower.

The HSE says the hospital is very old and may not meet modern standards - while Age Action says it’s concerned the problems won’t be resolved.

Taoiseach Enda Kenny says the report is shocking....