Work on new Ballyshannon Community Nursing Unit nearing completion

It’s hoped that the new Ballyshannon Community Nursing Unit will open shortly.


It follows confirmation from the HSE today that the 80 bed facility is nearing completion.


Almost €32 million in funding has gone into the project.


Elsewhere, just over €28 million was allocated for a 90 bed unit in Carrick on Shannon.


Ballyshannon Fine Gael Cllr Barry Sweeney says these facilitates along with new primary care centres will undoubtedly ease pressure on Sligo University Hospital and keep people within their own communities: