Sinn Féin Finance Spokesperson Deputy Pearse Doherty has this morning (Monday) lent his support to striking workers who are taking part in a 16 hour work stoppage today at the Rapid Action Packaging (RAP) plant in Gaoth Dobhair.
Doherty Slams Health Minister as Psychology Post for Donegal Children with Disabilities Remains Unfilled after Three Years
Sinn Féin Finance Spokesperson Deputy Pearse Doherty has heavily criticised the HSE and the Minister for Health over revelations that a dedicated Psychologist position for children and young people with diagnosed disabilities in Donegal has still to filled, despite the post having been approved back in 2015.
Department of Health Confirms it has now received all Documents on Proposals for Donegal Community Hospitals
Sinn Féin Finance Spokesperson Deputy Pearse Doherty has welcomed confirmation that the Department of Health has now finally received all documents in respect of revised proposals for Donegal Community Hospitals.
The news comes after it was first revealed last July that the Department had stalled granting approval for revised HSE plans to retain and refurbish long stay residential care beds presently housed at Lifford, Ramelton and St Joseph’s Community Hospitals, claiming that it was seeking additional information from the HSE before a decision would be made on the future of the facilities.
Sinn Féin Finance Spokesperson Deputy Pearse Doherty has today (Monday) again expressed a view that management at the RAP packaging plant in Gaoth Dobhair and members of the SIPTU union should agree to come to the negotiating table in a fresh bid to avoid planned strike action by workers.
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