Doherty says Varadkar must act on Dungloe ante-natal service


Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty has hit out over Government inaction to reinstate ante-natal and gynecology clinics at Dungloe Community Hospital.

The services have not been in operation since November 2014 due inadequate staffing.

Deputy Doherty's has received correspondence from Letterkenny University Hospital management saying the reasons for the services still being suspended is the failure to appoint a locum replacement and the lack of approval to appoint a permanent member of staff.

He is calling on the health Minister Leo Varadkar to take immediate action on the issue........