Calls for review of nursing home regulations

The Health Service Executive Southern area are calling for a review of nursing home regulations. The call was made following the successful prosecution of dromore nursing home in north Kerry for 10 breaches of regulations. The Dromore facility was fined 1500 euro and has since de registered itself as a nursing home. Manager of Kerry Community services Leonard O Donnell is moving to reassure people that the inspection process is working in Kerry.