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A&E concerns: Edwin Poots hears from staff at emergency care summit

19 February 2014 Last updated at 18:32 GMT

Problems in Northern Ireland's A&E units have left staff feeling "kicked, bruised and totally deflated" the NI health minister has been told.

The comments were made by Roisin Devlin, a nurse who addressed an emergency care summit in Belfast

She was among frontline A&E staff who were given the chance to outline their concerns to the minister, Edwin Poots.

BBC News NI's Health Correspondent Marie-Louise Connolly reports.

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