“Westmeath Deserves MRI After 2 Years Fundraising”

Written 6 months ago by Newsroom


A group which has been campaigning for an MRI scanner in Westmeath for two years says the community deserves to see the fruits of their labour.

It comes as the Taoiseach has announced that no project will be cancelled as a result of overspends at the National Children’s Hospital – but some will be delayed.

€100 million is needed to fund the new children’s facility, of which only a quarter will come from the Health Department.

Chair of the Friends of Mullingar Hospital is John McGrath;

Meanwhile, the Taoiseach says some contractors should never get a state contract again.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar says the fiasco around the new hospital means there must be changes:

(Image via friendsofregionalhospitalmullingar.ie)