27,000 attendances at Kerry General ED in first nine months of 2015

There were over 27,000 individual attendances at the Emergency Department of Kerry General Hospital in the first nine months of 2015. Kerry General Hospital The hospital also handled over 43,000 outpatient appointments in the period from January to September. 2015 saw the turning of the sod for a new Palliative Care Inpatient Unit with the support of the Kerry Hospice Foundation. A new CT scanner costing €750,000 and a new Dexa Scanner worth €250,000 also came into operation during the past year.