More hospital beds promises Varadkar… but when and where asks Donegal TD?

The Taoiseach says that more beds will be opened at Emergency Departments around the country.

Leo Varadkar was responding to a query from Donegal Fianna Fail TD Charlie McConologue on the ongoing trolley crisis that is affecting Letterkenny University Hospital in particular.

Deputy McConologue says both staff and patients are under huge pressure and the situation needs to be resolved.

Leo Varadkar says there will be extra beds this year but was not able to say at which hospital: