Donegal TD says faster recruitment of health professionals needed

A Donegal TD has hit out at the time it’s taking to recruit much-needed health professionals in the North West.

Independent Deputy Thomas Pringle is welcoming confirmation from the HSE that a new Sligo Consultant Paediatrician post with a lead role for those with diabetes has been approved for the North West.

But he says the delays in recruiting this individual are now inevitable.

He’s calling on the HSE to address the lengthy recruitment periods for once and for all: