Buncrana Council wants non-Irish doctors to take language test

first_img Google+ Buncrana Council wants non-Irish doctors to take language test Buncrana Town council is to write to the HSE calling for English fluency standards to be put in place for Doctors from outside the country being employed in Ireland.The issue was raised by Councillor Mary Kelly who says she has been contacted by numerous people who claim to have not understood Doctors from outside Ireland that where treating them in hospital.Councillor Kelly has expressed her concern that a language barrier could lead to misdiagnosis – she spoke earlier on the Shaun Doherty Show:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/mary1pmHSE.mp3[/podcast] Facebook 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Google+ Previous articleLetterkenny Mayor says thousands spent cleaning up gum could be better spentNext articleSoccer – Glenea Utd Crowned Premier Division Champions News Highland Facebook Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry WhatsApp WhatsAppcenter_img Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterest Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By News Highland – May 14, 2012 Newsx Adverts Twitterlast_img read more