Kildare North TD Réada Cronin, yesterday wrote to the Health Minister, Stephen Donnelly, highlighting serious concerns of Naas General Hospital staff.
The Sinn Féin TD noted she had conversed with a number of the hospital's staff members, who have raised concerns over Government support & resources, including concerns about testing & use of PPE.
Parking & safe transport is another issue for employees, according to Deputy Cronin.
The Kildare North TD noted to the Minister, she believes should Covid-19 testing should begin at the hospital immediately, and continue on an ongoing basis.
She noted there is evidence of significant level of asymptomatic infection in other counties.