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Lack of staff left Cork without daytime ambulances for a week

Up to a dozen staff members have retired or resigned since Christmas further depleting an already stretched National Ambulance Service

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An internal report has said that staffing shortages is impacting on the ambulance service.

An internal report has said that staffing shortages is impacting on the ambulance service.

An internal report has said that staffing shortages is impacting on the ambulance service.

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There were no ambulances on during day shifts in County Cork for a week during July because there were no crews to man them, a source with knowledge of the local ambulance service has told The Corkman.

According to the same source up to a dozen ambulance crew members have either retired or resigned since Christmas, further depleting an already stretched ambulance service in the county.


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