Minister for Health rules out return of cancer services to Sligo General

first_img Pinterest Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Facebook Minister for Health rules out return of cancer services to Sligo General Newsx Adverts Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week The Minister for Health has ruled out a return of breast cancer surgery to Sligo General Hospital.After a meeting with representatives from the Sligo area earlier  – James Reilly said the matter was still under review.Junior Minister and Sligo-Leitrim TD John Perry admitted last week that it was a mistake to promise that breast cancer services would resume at Sligo General Hospital within 100 days of the Government taking office.During the election campaign, Fine Gael promised to restore the service – while Labour said a ninth centre of excellence would be provided in Sligo.Fine Gael Councillor Barry O’Neill said he would resign from the party if services were not restored during the term of this Government. It is not yet clear if he is to actually now tender his resignation. WhatsApp Twitter Facebook 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republiccenter_img By News Highland – June 23, 2011 WhatsApp Previous articleGarda inspector warns of rise in property crimeNext articleHarte urges HSE to ensure LGH junior doctor crisis is addressed News Highland Google+ PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterestlast_img read more