Mac Lochlainn says local surgeon’s comments show need for investment in health

first_img Previous articleQuinn claims new council tenant purchase scheme discriminates against carersNext articleGAA Programme – 10/02/16 admin Mac Lochlainn says local surgeon’s comments show need for investment in health Pinterest WhatsApp By admin – February 11, 2016 Pinterest WhatsApp Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Sinn Fein Deputy and Donegal candidate Padraig Mac Lochlainn has backed a Donegal surgeon who hit out at the health minister this weekMinister Leo Varadkar recently suggested that more hospital beds would ease the presure on doctors to discharge patients, a claim that Orthopedic Surgeon Peter O’Rourke tooki grave exception to this week.Mr O’Rourke told ther Donegal News yesterday that four out of five operations had been cancelled that day because of a shortage of beds at Letterkenny University Hospital, and that was at the nub of the crisis.Deputy Mac Lochlainn says this is a message that needs to be heard……………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/padrourke.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th center_img Homepage BannerNews Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter Google+ Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Facebook Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img