Search

30 Jun 2022

UPDATE: Hospital group working to reschedule procedures after lab strike called off

UPDATE: Hospital group working to reschedule procedures after lab strike called off

UPDATE: Hospital group working to reschedule procedures after lab strike called off

UL Hospitals Group, which includes Nenagh Hospital, is making every effort to reinstate as many procedures as possible in University Hospital Limerick, University Maternity Hospital Limerick, Ennis, Nenagh, St John's and Croom Orthopaedic Hospitals, following the suspension yesterday afternoon by the Medical Laboratory Scientists Association (MLSA) of the national industrial action that was due to continue in hospitals in the Mid-West and across the country this Wednesday.

The decision to defer the strike action has been welcome by the hospital group.

ULHG is advising patients to follow the most recent communication they have received in relation to their appointment. 

All GP laboratory services will operate as normal today, and the groups says that it will work to reschedule at the earliest opportunity all patients who have been impacted as a result of the industrial action.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.