Category Archives: Politics

TD: ‘How safe are the patients in our hospital?’

SEROUS questions about safety and staffing levels at University Hospital Kerry must be answered by management following revelations that there is a current shortage of over 100 staff – including nurses – at the facility, a Kerry TD has insisted. Questions into the governance and management must be asked about why a hospital in Kerry’s… Continue Reading

Early indications show no real changes

ALTHOUGH early indications are favourable, it could take up to two years to determine if the wildfires that destroyed large sections of Killarney National Park last April has any adverse impact on the lakes of Killarney, it has been confirmed. Kerry County Council said monitoring results to date denote no appreciable change in water quality… Continue Reading