Ambulance crews taking patients to LUH facing increasing delays

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews Harps come back to win in Waterford Twitter Twitter Facebook Previous articleDonegal TD calls for extension to SUSI grant for working familiesNext articleHarps Girls Academy visit St Catherine’s F.C., Killybegs News Highland Pinterest Ambulance crews taking patients to LUH facing increasing delays FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Google+ WhatsApp Google+center_img Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Ambulance crews taking patients to Letterkenny University Hospital are facing increasing delays.Figures from the HSE have revealed that just under 20% of ambulances that arrived to Letterkenny University Hospital last year had a turnaround of more than an hour.While the target set out by the HSE is 95%, 81.3% of ambulance crews at Letterkenny have a turnaround time of less than an hour.Cllr Martin McDermott says relevant bodies at the hospital need to look and how this can be improved upon as a matter of urgency:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/martinadfdfdfdfdmbulance.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – July 1, 2019 DL Debate – 24/05/21 WhatsApp Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Pinterest Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more