THERE have been renewed calls for health chiefs to meet with local representatives over ongoing issues of GP cover in the county, following the recent chaos in Lisnaskea. The town’s Maple Health Centre was already under pressure even before it saw its patient load significantly increase with GP retirements and the closure of other surgeries […]
Health cuts on agenda at public meetings
‘Save our NHS’ public meetings taking place in Lisbellaw and Roslea
Concern neonatal unit could still be under threat
THE people of Fermanagh have been urged against complacency when it comes to protecting our services at SWAH, and have been warned that previously proposed cuts could be imposed in future. Speaking at last week’s Western Trust Board extraordinary meeting in Derry, which came after the Trust received additional funding meaning they will not have […]
BREAKING: Health cuts U-turn after £40m funding boost
The Department of Health has been allocated the funds for health and social care.
Huge crowd turn out for Enniskillen health meeting
The Western Trust’s decision on the proposals will be announced at another public meeting in the Foyle Arena in Derry on October 13.
“People power” can save SWAH services
“Get thousands out. We want to mobilise the whole county. We’re not letting our hospital go.”
Health meeting fiasco “a victory for the people”
“The people of Fermanagh are not taking this sitting down”
Yet another setback for SWAH linked to sick leave
THERE are currently no consultants working within the respiratory and lung cancer services in Fermanagh, the Herald has learned. Ahead of tomorrow night’s meeting about proposed cuts to the services at South West Acute Hospital, the Trust has confirmed that there are ongoing issues affecting the provision of respiratory services across the Western Trust, particularly […]
‘People power can help save SWAH services’
Take to the streets if that’s what it takes, says activist
Petition launched to stop SWAH cuts
Meanwhile, the Trust have released more details on its public meetings regarding the proposed cuts.