Mayo University Hospital has set up a helpline for urgent calls from patients who have concerns regarding their medical condition following the cancellation of their appointments this week.
The direct number for these calls is 094 904 9310 and lines are open from 10:00 to 12.30 and 14:00 to 16:00.
All other calls to the hospital should continue to be made to the normal phone lines.
The ransomware attack on the HSE IT systems is having an ongoing impact on services at the Castlebar facility.
The Manager of Mayo University Hospital Catherine Donohoe has been giving more details to Midwest News...