Staff at Letterkenny University Hospital received an award at the recent Saolta University Health Care Group Staff Recognition Awards which took place on Friday last at an event in the Sligo Park Hotel.
The Enhanced Recovery Unit at the hospital won the award in the Innovation in a Clinical Area category. Presenting the award to the team from Letterkenny, Maurice Power, CEO of the Saolta Group noted, “This project owes its success to the multi-disciplinary team working to re-design the Joint Replacement Program –it is an excellent example of process re-engineering, delivering quality outcomes for patients and improving efficiencies in the hospital.
Temporary locum arrangements are currently in place for one in three permanent consultant posts in Letterkenny.
THE Emergency Department at Letterkenny University Hospital remains very busy this morning with significant numbers of patients awaiting admission..