McConalogue urges Health Minister to utilise bed space at community hospitals

Charlie McConalogue

 

A Donegal Deputy has once again urged the Government to utilise bed space at St. Joseph’s and other community hospitals in the county to alleviate the overcrowding crisis at Letterkenny University Hospital.

The call comes following Health Minister Simon Harris’ visit to LUH this afternoon.

Deputy Charlie McConalogue was speaking to Head of News Greg Hughes at the facility a short time ago.

He says beds at community hospitals must become available for step down facilities as a solution to the problem: