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400 older people in West Cork hospitals send each other mail

ARTISTS, residents and day visitors of eleven community hospitals and day care centres throughout West Cork will display the work of their “Envelope” project at the Uillinn Centre in Skibbereen until June 6th 2016. During a nine month period over 400 people in hospitals and day centres in West Cork connected with one another by writing letters, drawing pictures or sharing poems and memories and putting them in envelopes and these

HSE say no reductions in services at St Joseph’s Hospital

THE HSE have confirmed that Castletownbere Community Hospital will not be facing any service reductions or bed closures. The health body outlined its position in response to a motion raised on the subject by Eyries-based Fine Gael councillor Jerry Sullivan. The HSE’s response reiterates assurances given to the West Cork Times by the HSE regarding all the community hospitals in West Cork. Cllr Sullivan asked that, “The HSE South would

West Cork hospitals safe say HSE chiefs

David Forsythe at County Hall NONE of West Cork’s community hospitals will close and none will lose beds, that was the message of HSE chiefs at the launch of the HSE South Regional Service Plan for 2012 at County Hall today. The plan outlines how the HSE South region intends to spend its funding in 2012 and despite fears that community hospitals across the region would be facing cuts and