HSE puts action plan in place to deal with Letterkenny General over-crowding

first_img WhatsApp By News Highland – February 20, 2014 LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Twitter Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Pinterest HSE puts action plan in place to deal with Letterkenny General over-crowding Facebook 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Management says the problem is in part as a result of the seasonal flux in hospital activity that traditionally takes place at this time of year.In addition only a small number of patients are expected to be finished their treatment at hospital today and discharged.The public is being asked to stay away from the  Emergency Department at Letterkenny General Hospital unless absolutely necessary.Management say this is an extremely busy this week with above average numbers of very ill patients requiring admission to the hospital.Management points out that Letterkenny General Hospital is still in post flood recovery mode and as such is operating with an interim Emergency Department with reduced capacity.The public are reminded to keep the Emergency Department for emergencies and to contact their GP or GP Out of Hours services in the first instance.The hospital says it is taking all steps to deal with the situation and the measures being put in place include deferral of most elective surgery.Opening of all available wards for patient care.Use of day services unit for inpatient care.Ensuring there are no unnecessary delays for diagnostic tests for patients in our Emergency Departments and our wards;Convalescence beds are being purchased when required from private nursing homes to facilitate discharge; and Working closely with all the hospitals in the Group – Sligo Regional Hospital, Galway University Hospitals,Roscommon Hospital, Portiuncula Hospital Ballinasloe and Mayo General Hospital – to ensure that capacity on all sites is maximised.center_img Pinterest Previous articleInishowen people in need of help waiting over 6 months to see MABSNext articleUPDATE – Search resumes in Bundoran after clothing is found on cliffs News Highland Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota News Google+ Google+ WhatsApp Facebooklast_img read more

AFM Rescues Migrants off Malta

first_imgBack to overview,Home naval-today AFM Rescues Migrants off Malta January 22, 2015 AFM Rescues Migrants off Malta View post tag: europe The Armed Forces of Malta Rescue Coordination Centre has been monitoring a vessel carrying around 80 adults off Malta, according to social media.AFM soon decided to proceed with a rescue operation due to inclement weather conditions. The operation took place this morning when the AFM patrol boats deployed East of Malta.Personnel involved in the rescue op used all precautionary measures to assure safety of the migrants and the AFM crew.After the migrants were transferred onto the AFM vessels, they left for Hay Wharf Base in Floriana.[mappress mapid=”14939″]Naval Today Staff, Image: AFM View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Migrants View post tag: Maltacenter_img View post tag: Navy View post tag: Naval Authorities View post tag: Authorities View post tag: rescue Share this articlelast_img read more

Goshen business with BLM sign has window broken out

first_img Pinterest By Jon Zimney – June 18, 2020 0 586 Twitter Facebook Goshen business with BLM sign has window broken out Google+ Pinterest Soapy Gnome logo; Official Facebook Page It happened sometime overnight Wednesday. The Soapy Gnome on Washington St. reported the crime to the public over Facebook, and says that the person responsibly has already been caught.Part of the post also read “I’m not going to let fear deter me from showing support for our Black brothers and sisters. For too long, our neighbors have feared bricks, bullets and bombs coming into their homes schools and churches. Until we are all free, none of us are free.”The owner also encourages people to be good to one another and listen “not for what we want to hear, but what they truly are saying. The window has already been boarded up and the sign is back in place Google+ Facebook WhatsApp Previous articleBethel University announces plans for upcoming fall semesterNext articleDemocrats choose Weinzapfel for State Attorney General candidate Jon ZimneyJon Zimney is the News and Programming Director for News/Talk 95.3 Michiana’s News Channel and host of the Fries With That podcast. Follow him on Twitter @jzimney. WhatsApp Twitter IndianaLocalNewslast_img read more