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# Beaumont Hospital

Last month
September 2023
Some surgeries cancelled at Beaumont Hospital due to fly infestation in operating theatres
Emergency procedures are taking place as normal, as half of the operating theatres are still open.
HIQA praises EDs in Beaumont Hospital and University Hospital Waterford after recent inspections
Both hospitals were deemed to have ‘effective operational measures’ in place to reduce overcrowding in the Emergency Departments.
Last year
Non-compliance found with ionising radiation policies at a number of hospitals
The watchdog’s latest inspection reports were published today.
Man dies in hospital following serious assault in Co Sligo
The man, late 30s, was brought to hospital with an apparent head injury on Tuesday evening.
HSE pays €800,000 over asking price for Sisters of Mercy convent
A report by
Maria Delaney
The HSE told Noteworthy that the building – bought for over €2.7m – ‘has strategic value’ as it adjoins Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.
Convent site near Beaumont Hospital sold for over €2.7m last year, reports Maria Delaney of Noteworthy
It had been listed on the market for €1.9m just six months before the HSE bought it for its 'strategic value'
A report released to Noteworthy states there was 'no appetite on the vendors side' to move away from the tender process
Berkeley balcony collapse survivor Aoife Beary dies, aged 27
Beary, from Blackrock in south Dublin, survived the 2015 tragedy in which six people died.
All time
Gemma O'Doherty says hospital's action against her over videos is 'spurious and outrageous'
O’Doherty said that the claim against her were “lies”, that others were lying, and that she was telling the truth.”
Swimmer dies in hospital after rescue near Dalkey cliff
The man, who was in his 20s, passed away in Beaumont hospital.
Covid-19 vaccine rollout begins today at four Irish hospitals
A 79-year-old patient named Annie will be the first person to receive the vaccine.
The first doses will be delivered to four hospitals around the country at lunchtime.
A 79-year-old patient named Annie will be the first person to receive the vaccine.
In the initial rollout phase, half of the doses will be held back until there is regularity of supply.
INMO: 'Extremely worrying' to see Covid-19 outbreaks in hospitals
The union was responding to reports of a Covid-19 outbreak at Beaumont Hospital.
25-year-old man charged with stabbing parents remanded in custody pending bail application
Conor Dreelan appeared via video-link at Cloverhill District Court.
Beaumont researchers change opt-out deadline for genomics study following calls by Health Minister
Concerns were raised in the Dáil because “public awareness of this significant proposal is very limited”.
Concerns over timing of opt-out 'publicity campaign' for genomics research
Researchers are worried that affected patients and families will not see notices for commercially linked study.
Record number of patients were hit by dangerous hospital superbug last year
Over 660 new patients contracted the antibiotic-resistant bowel bug CPE from January to November – with 13 outbreaks currently across the country.
Beaumont Hospital apologises to family of woman who died after litany of errors
Kathleen Conroy died in 2014 from a cardiac arrest after she attended for surgery.
Man who gave first aid to victim of serious assault in Dublin urged to come forward
Gardaí have not yet made any arrests in relation to the incident.
'Every muscle and nerve died in my body. I couldn't hear, I couldn't see, I couldn't speak'
Elaine Muldoon took part in Beaumont Hospital Foundation’s annual Honour Your Heroes event today.
This woman was paralysed on one side - two years later she walked on the Great Wall of China
Sacha Dekker took part in Beaumont Hospital Foundation’s annual Honour Your Heroes event today.
Four Irish hospitals failed to properly screen patients for new superbug
A new report reveals that a number of hospitals failed to properly protect patients from the CPE superbug.
Complaint to Ombudsman after man 'distressed' over hearing instrument noise during surgery
The Ombudsman received more than 3,300 complaints about public services last year.
'It's just not good behaviour': Hospital anti-smoking policy flouted by patients and visitors
On 4 July 2012, Beaumont Hospital became a “tobacco-free campus”.
Man arrested over public order incident in A&E department at Dublin hospital
The man has since been released without charge.
Man (20) treated for serious head injuries after assault in Lucan last night
The attack took place on Ballyowen Lane.
'I had a stroke at 22, but the staff at Beaumont made me feel I could get through it'
The Beaumont Hospital Foundation’s annual Honour Your Heroes event took place yesterday.
Clontarf Hospital lost 26% of its staff in just two years
Clontarf Hospital lost 41 staff between 2016 and 2017.
'I had a glass window put in on top of me': Young offender armed with iron bar causes mayhem in Beaumont Hospital
The damage caused some delays for people in A&E.
Misuse of scramblers and quad bikes 'allowed to reach epidemic proportions'
As Gardai appeal for information after a collision with a scrambler over the weekend, counsellors call for further restriction on these vehicles.
Garda appeal after man critically injured in scrambler incident while sunbathing in park
Gardai appeal for information following an incident in Darndale Park on Saturday
Wicklow hit-and-run: Girl left in critical condition as Gardaí appeal for witnesses
The 17-year-old was struck by a car at around 3.50am yesterday.
Elderly residents were physically restrained by staff at Raheny nursing home
Hiqa inspectors uncovered a number of problems at the Dublin centre.
Coast Guard suspends use of Beaumont Hospital landing site after resident complaints
Crews are being told to use Dublin Airport for transfers to Beaumont Hospital, adding up to 20 minutes onto the journey for the patient.
Sixteen year old boy dies after road collision in Kildare
The teenager died tonight from injuries sustained during the collision yesterday morning.
This 11-year-old just had surgery for a brain tumour. Now she wants to help raise thousands for charity
Áine Ryan, from Limerick, has had friends and family around to help raise money for the Beaumont Hospital Foundation.
Pensioner awarded €25,000 after being kicked and pushed at Beaumont Hospital
Phyllis Byrne, now 83, sued Beaumont Hospital, CPL Resources and CPL Healthcare.
'My mother doesn't sleep': No operation in sight for woman who has already waited two years for surgery
Catherina Tobin says she is being discriminated against by the government because she’s a public patient without health insurance.
'They brought the Liam MacCarthy to him in hospital': Former All-Ireland winner on the long road to recovery
Former patients were at Beaumont Hospital this week to thank the staff that cared for him.
'When I was lost, I knew I didn't want to die... Having a life is the most important thing now'
Patients from the ages of one to 85 were on hand today at Beaumont Hospital to thank the staff who looked after them.
'It's not fair to leave people in this pain': Westmeath woman waiting 2 years for surgery on chronic back ailment
Catherina Tobin has lost the power in one of her legs since being put on a surgery waiting list in May 2015.
Unidentified man with serious injuries discovered in underground car park
He was found at 5.05am at Carnegie Court Apartments, in Dublin.
Shop assistant rushed to hospital with serious head injuries after failed raid in Dublin
Two men escaped in what’s belived to be a white saloon car.