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The subject of diabetes services in Sligo University Hospital has been raised again in the Dail.   Sligo Leitrim Sinn Fein TD, Deputy Martin Kenny raised the matter once again this week   Deputy Kenny says the issue could easily be resolved by reversing the decision to relocate the diabetes…

Health Minister Simon Harris says new primary health care centres provide a wide range of integrated services as well as giving staff modern and appropriate facilities. He was speaking at the official opening of one of those new centres, in Ballymote, Co Sligo, this afternoon. The new centre, provided under…

The Health Minister has given a guarantee that ‘world-class’ cardiac facilities are on the way to the Northwest. Cardiac cath labs play a key role in the treatment and diagnosis of heart conditions, including heart attacks. Currently only a mobile unit visits Sligo University Hospital once a week. Fine Gael,…

The Health Minister is due to meet the head of the HSE this afternoon. Tony O’Brien’s due to give Simon Harris an update on overcrowding at the country’s Emergency Departments. The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation is expected to give another update later on the number on trolleys awaiting admission…