Test restored to GPs would relieve pressures at LUH – McDaid

first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp By News Highland – September 18, 2019 A Donegal GP and former Junior Government Ministers says if certain tests were conducted by GPs it may relieve the pressures faced by Letterkenny University Hospital. Doctor Jimmy McDaid was reacting to the latest trolley watch report which shows that almost 40 people were awaiting in-patient beds at Letterkenny hospital this morning.Previously, GPs had responsibility to carry out a range of tests within their own practice however in recent years they were redirected to local hospitals.Doctor McDaid believes this is one measure that would alleviate the bed crisis at hospital:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/jimmybegfhhgfhfds-2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. DL Debate – 24/05/21 Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th WhatsApp Facebook Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows center_img Facebook Google+ Previous articleGovernment urged to address ‘neglect’ of offshore islandsNext articleSoldier F Bloody Sunday case adjourned News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Test restored to GPs would relieve pressures at LUH – McDaid Pinterest Twitter FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Pinterestlast_img read more