# savita - Today’s News
Don’t sweat the small stuff.
# savita - Sunday 20 July, 2014
One year on, TDs and Senators reflect on what it was like to be part of one of the most contentious political debates in decades.
# savita - Thursday 12 December, 2013
The Irish tweeted about everything from lapgate to Anglotapes, Seamus Heaney to the Late Late (among other things).
# savita - Monday 28 October, 2013
The vigils took place simultaneously in Galway, Dublin and Cork.
Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start this Bank Holiday Monday.
# savita - Friday 18 October, 2013
The West/North West Hospital Group said that, if appropriate, staff will be referred to the proper authorities but that “in many instances there will be no case to answer.”
# savita - Thursday 17 October, 2013
The executive said that the team looking at Hiqa’s recommendations will report “on a very frequent basis” but that at present “it’s very early days”.
# savita - Sunday 13 October, 2013
The Minister for Health James Reilly said the health budget does not have a deficit of €500 million as reported widely today.
# savita - Thursday 10 October, 2013
Tania McCabe’s father-in-law told TheJournal.ie that he wants a routine test for sepsis introduced in Irish hospitals.
The Tánaiste said that the report into the death of Savita Halappanavar raised fundemental questions about whether ‘there somebody not doing their job or not’.
National Maternity Hospital clinical director, Dr Peter Boylan, has raised concerns about the level of staffing in maternity care in response to the third report into the death of Savita Halappanavar published yesterday.
“Young patients don’t just die,” said Nuala Lucas of HIQA yesterday as she spoke of deficiencies in staffing, knowledge, guidelines and protocol.
Only five of the 19 maternity units in Ireland have learned from the tragic deaths of the garda sergeant and one of her twin boys.
# savita - Wednesday 9 October, 2013
Everybody’s talking about Savita, arrests in connection with a murder, and a cash-in-transit robbery.
The apology comes after the publication of a damning HIQA report into Savita’s treatment at University Hospital Galway.
A report from HIQA details the care received by Savita Halappanavar at University Hospital Galway in October 2012.
Red crosses show points at which intervention might have helped Savita in the four days before she died at University Hospital Galway one year ago.
# savita - Saturday 28 September, 2013
The march, organised by the Abortion Rights Campaign, was held to call for free and safe legal abortion for women in Ireland — coinciding with a global ‘day of action’.
# savita - Friday 23 August, 2013
The Irish Times reports this morning that a termination of a twin pregnancy was carried out on a patient at risk of sepsis – the first to be performed under new legislation.
# savita - Wednesday 10 July, 2013
Dozens of pro-life protesters are maintaining their vigil as deputies arrive ahead of today’s abortion vote. Pro-choice campaigners said there were “tensions” between the groups overnight.
# savita - Thursday 4 July, 2013
Meanwhile, Savita Halappanavar’s family have taken legal proceedings against the HSE for alleged negligence.
# savita - Wednesday 3 July, 2013
The sub-committee on health has been discussing a series of amendments to the abortion bill aimed at “underlining urgency”.
# savita - Friday 21 June, 2013
Kenny’s statement that he’s ‘not a Catholic Taoiseach’ has been criticised by American Cardinal Raymond L. Burke.
# savita - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Noel Daly also moved to reassure the public that the hospital has implemented all of the interim recommendations.
# savita - Friday 14 June, 2013
The professor says the Government needs to look at changing the law to minimise the risk of such a case happening again.
# savita - Thursday 13 June, 2013
The review also calls for greater clarity on options available to doctors in cases of “inevitable miscarriage”.
The Health Service Executive has published its report of the investigation into the death of Savita Halappanavar this afternoon.
The HSE’s clinical review report is due to be published this afternoon.
# savita - Tuesday 14 May, 2013
The hearings will be broadcast live from this Friday on television and the internet.
# savita - Wednesday 1 May, 2013
The new law is a draft and some important issues raised by its publication need clarification, write law experts Jennifer Schweppe and Dr Eimear Spain.
# savita - Saturday 27 April, 2013
A cross-party group of pro-life politicians says introducing laws will lead to a dramatic increase in the number of abortions.
# savita - Saturday 20 April, 2013
Here’s our round-up of the best, the most interesting and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?
From Medical Council guidelines to possible legislation, is Savita the X Case of this generation?
Savita Halappanavar’s death has impacted a nation and made ripples across the globe.
The widower looks ahead as he continues in his pursuit for the full truth about Savita’s death.
# savita - Friday 19 April, 2013
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…
Mr Halappanavar said he has a responsibility to Savita and her family “to get to the bottom of the truth”.
There has been mixed reaction to the verdict in the inquest into the death of Savita Halappanavar with groups campaigning on the abortion issue quick to issue statements this evening.