Death of Margaret Callaghan raised in Dail

Death of Margaret Callaghan raised in Dail

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first_img News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th By News Highland – December 6, 2019 AudioHomepage BannerNews Pinterest Facebook The Dail has been told that until staffing issues in acute hospitals are tackled, tragedies such as the death of Margaret Callaghan in Letterkenny will happen again.Ms Callaghan waited 71 minutes for an ambulance, despite living less than 6 minutes from Letterkenny University Hospital.The inquest was told the ambulance that transferred Ms Callaghan to hospital had to come from Dungloe while two ambulances were parked at Letterkenny University Hospital, unable to transfer their patients into the care of medical staff.Speaking during Leader’s Questions, Fianna Fail Deputy Dara Colleary told Social Protection Minister Regina Doherty that Ms Callaghan’s death raises serious questions.Minister Doherty acknowledged ambulance turnaround times are below target, but said the HSE Winter Plan will help resolve the situation……….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/reginafri1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.However, Deputy Colleary said the minister was disconnected from the real issue, and stressed his belief that the Winter Plan is not the answer……………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/darafri1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Google+ Pinterest Google+ Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Death of Margaret Callaghan raised in Dail Twitter Twitter Previous articleAndy Lee says it was a good win for Jason QuigleyNext articleAlmost 15,200 ‘hidden’ children waiting for treatment in North West News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR DL Debate – 24/05/21 Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows You can listen to the full debate here -Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/dailcallaghan.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img

 

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