Cope urges health minister to intervene in Dungloe bed closure plan

first_img WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApp By News Highland – May 16, 2013 Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Google+ Pinterest Cope urges health minister to intervene in Dungloe bed closure plan Google+ News The Minister for Health has been called on to personally intervene to prevent the closure of respite beds at Dungloe Community Hospital.A total of 10 beds will close – the HSE says it is a short term measure being taken due to staffing pressures which can’t be eased because of the governments recruitment embargo.MEP Pat The Cope Gallagher says the Health Minister was full of praise for the hospital when he opened its new extension – He is now calling on Dr James Reilly to ensure its staff levels are maintained:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/PATRAM.mp3[/podcast]center_img Pinterest Facebook Facebook Previous articleThe end of 1 and 2 cent coins?Next articleDeadline looming for second and holiday home tax payment – Council News Highland 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry last_img