Donegal TD urges Minister to extend hospital appointment times


A Donegal Deputy has suggested extending appointment availability in a bid to ease imminent waiting lists.

Speaking in the Dail last evening, Deputy Thomas Pringle urged the Health Minister to consider introducing weekend and late evening outpatient appointments as a way alleviating the backlog.

Deputy Pringle warning Minister Simon Harris, that another crisis looms for the health service unless a proactive approach is taken now: