Advertisement

University Hospital Kerry ''They're snowed under the last three months''

Surgeons from University Hospital Kerry have written to GPs saying the hospital has one of the lo...

Share this article

17.04 29 Sep 2021


University Hospital Kerry ''They're snowed under the last three months''


Listen to this episode


Share this article

17.04 29 Sep 2021


Surgeons from University Hospital Kerry have written to GPs saying the hospital has one of the longest waiting lists for surgery in the country.

It states there are 2,200 patients waiting to be seen in the surgical out-patients department, and that non-urgent surgical referrals will no longer be accepted.

Kerry GP Gary Stack and Labour Councillor Terry O’Brien  in the Tralee Munical area, joined Kieran to discuss....

The Hard Shoulder

Listen and subscribe to The Hard Shoulder on Apple PodcastsGoogle Podcasts and Spotify.

    

Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App.

   

You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.


Read more about

GP Hospital Ireland Kerry Hospital Medical Waiting Lists

Related Episodes

Cases That Challenged The Lega...

00:10:19

Cases That Challenged The Legal System

The Anton Savage Show

00:10:19


Quirky Gadgets - the Good, the...

00:12:01

Quirky Gadgets - the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

The Anton Savage Show

00:12:01


What's going on with Gerard Ho...

00:14:43

What's going on with Gerard Howlin and Ali Ryan

The Anton Savage Show

00:14:43


Kickstart Your Weekend: Coxswa...

00:06:29

Kickstart Your Weekend: Coxswain Sean O Farrell

The Anton Savage Show

00:06:29