As the cost of living crisis continues, nursing homes across the region are at crisis point.
Today, Nursing Homes Ireland have published an open letter to the Taoiseach in all national papers, calling on the government to 'please stop the crisis'.
It comes as calls are being made for the discrepancy in the Fair deal payments between private and HSE run nursing homes to be addressed.
St. Attracta's Nursing home in Charlestown is one of those nursing homes who are calling on the government to intervene and provide assistance before anymore homes have to shut their doors.
Trina Donohue, general manager at St.Attractas spoke to Tommy Marren this morning about the current crisis being faced by nursing homes....