Slight improvement in overcrowding crisis at Letterkenny General

first_img WhatsApp By News Highland – January 8, 2015 Pinterest Watch: The Nine Til Noon Show LIVE Facebook Previous articleCross border delegation meeting the North’s Regional Development MinisterNext articlePolice investigation into Bloody Sunday will start on January 12th News Highland HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week Slight improvement in overcrowding crisis at Letterkenny General Google+ Google+ Twitter Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers center_img WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Pinterest Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released There has been a slight fall in the number of people waiting for a bed at Letterkenny General Hospital.According to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Association 25 people are either on trolleys or in wards at the hospital.That figure compares to 27 yesterday.The Minister for Health has appealed to senior doctors in the health service to do extra work, as a way of tackling the crisis in emergency departments.Minister Leo Varadkar’s called on HSE staff to put in additional hours to help reduce the pressure:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/23LEO.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Twitterlast_img