Emergency Medical Helicopter service to be extended to Donegal

first_img Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Emergency Medical Helicopter service to be extended to Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Facebook WhatsApp Google+ Lárionad Acmhainní Nádúrtha CTR to take part in new research project RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Pinterest Twitter LUH still not ready to restore IT systemscenter_img Pinterest WhatsApp Google+ Pregnant women can receive Covid vaccine at LYIT’s vaccination centre By News Highland – August 29, 2013 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook The Minister for Health has confirmed that Emergency Medical Helicopter Service is to be extended to the North West RegionThe decision for EAS service to cover the North West region is in view of the recent difficulties at Letterkenny General Hospital arising out of the flooding.The service, for the past year, has been used on a pilot basis mainly in the west of Ireland and allows for patients to be moved quickley between hospitals when required.Welcoming the news, MEP Pat the Cope Gallagher says the new service will compliment the 118 rescue helicopter in Sligo which already carries out medical evacuations……….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/copechopper.mp3[/podcast] News Previous articleMan airlifted to hospital following Cruit Island cliff fallNext articleAn Bord Pleanala overturns permission for Clonmany caravan park News Highland last_img read more