New HSE Service Plan will put further pressure on LUH – Mc Conalogue

Charlie McConalogue 1

The HSE's service plan for 2016, worth almost 13 billion euro, has been heavily criticised by some opposition politicians.

The HSE's admitted there's a funding shortfall of around 100 million euro for next year.

Fianna Fail says the plan will see reduced services, longer waiting lists and cuts to medical cards.

Donegal Deputy Charlie McConalogue says in light of the news elective surgery being scaled back, the service plan is sure to put even more pressure on Letterkenny University Hospital.......