HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week

The HSE's warning patients to expect 'widespread cancellations' of hospital appointments again next week.

Some computer systems have been restored after the cyber-attack ten days ago - but most have not.

Emergency departments are still very busy due to the loss of IT equipment, while hospital, community and screening services are still affected.

The HSE's chief operations officer, Anne O'Connor, says the disruption will continue for a long time: