Craigavon hospital plea after record busy 24 hours

Craigavon Hospital has asked non-emergency patients to use alternatives after a record busy 24 hours at the Emergency Department.

Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 12:40 pm
Updated Tuesday, 5th April 2016, 12:41 pm

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust issued to plea this lunchtime after more than 300 people attended the Emergency Department within 24 hours.

In a Tweet, the Trust stated: “Record busy 24 hrs for Craigavon’s Emerg. Dept (301 attendances) - if not emergency, use alternatives #ChooseWellNI”