Figures reveal major shortfall in child palliative care funding for North West region

first_imgHomepage BannerNews Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Figures reveal major shortfall in child palliative care funding for North West region By admin – September 29, 2016 WhatsApp Pinterest Google+ Previous articlePolice appeal for information following pipe bomb detonation in DerryNext articleGovernment urged to consider Donegal seasonal workers in upcoming budget admin Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Google+center_img LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton WhatsApp Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Twitter Twitter Facebook It’s been revealed that there is a major gap in funding between Specialist Palliative Care for In-Patient and Hospice services for adults and those available to children in this region.Figures from the HSE show that the services provided to adults have been allocated over €202M between 2013 and 2016 to date, while similar services for children have received just over €1.3M during the same period.However, the region which includes Donegal, received no funding for children’s Outreach Nursing services during the three year period.The data was provided through Parliamentary Question to Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/pearse.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Pinterestlast_img read more

Donegal Mountain Rescue Team reports busy December

first_img WhatsApp Twitter Google+ Donegal Mountain Rescue Team reports busy December 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook Facebook Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal center_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Previous articleDonegal County Council unamiously accepts next years budgetNext articleCouncil warns of danger posed by icicles News Highland By News Highland – December 21, 2010 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Donegal Mountain Resue Team has reported a busy period due to the cold snap with a number of rescue and humanitarian call outs.The team earlier assisted an older lady who is isolated in her Glenties home while there has been a number of similar call outs.Catriona Strain is a spokesperson for the Donegal Mountain Rescue Team, which is supported soley by public donations.Ms Strain says they expect the volume of call-out to increase in the coming days:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/katr1pm.mp3[/podcast]If you wish to contribute to the team you can via their website  HERE 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Google+ Newsx Advertslast_img read more