PATIENTS AGAIN TURNED AWAY FROM LETTERKENNY HOSPITAL BECAUSE OF OVERCROWDING

first_imgPatients were once again forced away from Letterkenny General Hospital overnight.Ambulances looking to be admitted to the hospital were diverted to Altnagelvin in Derry and Sligo.A source said the hospital was extremely busy as was the A&E department. A decision was then made to divert all incoming ambulance patients to the other two centres.However, the situation was not as bad as last week when doctors were forced to treat patients on trolleys in corridors. PATIENTS AGAIN TURNED AWAY FROM LETTERKENNY HOSPITAL BECAUSE OF OVERCROWDING was last modified: January 22nd, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:AMBULANCESletterkenny hospitalpatientslast_img read more