« BackRathmore committee formed to secure fulltime GP for the area

A committee is being set up in Rathmore to secure a fulltime GP for the area and to liaise with the HSE on the issue.
Rathmore road sign
This follows a public meeting last evening in the east Kerry town which has been without a full time general practitioner for more than a year following the retirement of the local doctor.
Cllr Niall Kelleher says it’s a serious matter for the area and affects not just people in Rathmore but communities in Gneeveguilla and Knocknagree.
Cllr Kelleher believes a fulltime GP service in Rathmore would be viable as a business: