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# cath-lab - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Waterford cath lab closed to emergency cardiac care for two days due to equipment fault
# Heart Attack Care
# Heart Attack Care

Waterford cath lab closed to emergency cardiac care for two days due to equipment fault

Dec 21st 2017, 6:59 PM 6,835 Views 16 Comments

The cardiac cath lab has been unable to provide services such as stenting procedures.

# cath-lab - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Harris vows to 'expedite review' of cardiac services following protests
# Cath Lab
# Cath Lab

Harris vows to 'expedite review' of cardiac services following protests

Jul 13th 2017, 10:12 PM 6,302 Views 20 Comments

The Health Minister said a nationwide review will take place.

# cath-lab - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

'I had a heart attack myself - if people don't get help in that first hour, they won't make it'
# Waterford Cath Lab
# Waterford Cath Lab

'I had a heart attack myself - if people don't get help in that first hour, they won't make it'

Jul 4th 2017, 5:38 PM 12,267 Views 25 Comments

Around 200 people gathered outside Dáil Éireann today to call for 24-hour cardiac care for Waterford and the South-East.

# cath-lab - Monday 26 June, 2017

'If you have a heart attack in Waterford, Wexford or Kilkenny you should be treated the same'
# Cath Lab
# Cath Lab

'If you have a heart attack in Waterford, Wexford or Kilkenny you should be treated the same'

Jun 26th 2017, 6:05 AM 9,259 Views 31 Comments

Waterford man Tom Power died in an ambulance en route to Cork University Hospital having suffered a heart attack.

# cath-lab - Friday 23 June, 2017

Crowds gather at Waterford hospital after man dies while being transferred to Cork
# Cath Lab
# Cath Lab

Crowds gather at Waterford hospital after man dies while being transferred to Cork

Jun 23rd 2017, 7:35 PM 19,917 Views 41 Comments

A 40-year-old man from Waterford died while being transported in an ambulance to a hospital in Cork.

# cath-lab - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Family calls for improved cardiac services at Waterford after man dies during ambulance transfer
# Cath Lab
# Cath Lab

Family calls for improved cardiac services at Waterford after man dies during ambulance transfer

Jun 20th 2017, 8:11 AM 11,892 Views 30 Comments

His sister says Thomas Power (40) wouldn’t have died had the cath lab been open on Sundays.

# cath-lab - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Halligan urges Fianna Fáil to call election after his mobile cath lab deal criticised
# John Halligan
# John Halligan

Halligan urges Fianna Fáil to call election after his mobile cath lab deal criticised

Jan 19th 2017, 9:34 AM 14,834 Views 37 Comments

Halligan threatened to leave the minority government last year after an independent clinical review found a second lab was not justified.

# cath-lab - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Questions continue to stack up regarding cardiac services at Waterford Hospital
# UHW
# UHW

Questions continue to stack up regarding cardiac services at Waterford Hospital

Sep 27th 2016, 6:05 AM 9,470 Views 15 Comments

The recommendation not to provide a second cardiac cath lab at the hospital has caused a political rumpus that shows no signs of calming.

# cath-lab - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Doctors 'utterly reject' report into Waterford cardiac services and say lives are 'absolutely' at risk
# Political Row
# Political Row

Doctors 'utterly reject' report into Waterford cardiac services and say lives are 'absolutely' at risk

Sep 14th 2016, 1:02 PM 17,172 Views 81 Comments

They want to meet with Health Minister Simon Harris as soon as possible.

# cath-lab - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Fine Gael TD criticises John Halligan's 'extraordinary' comments about colleagues
# Put Me Out
# Put Me Out

Fine Gael TD criticises John Halligan's 'extraordinary' comments about colleagues

Sep 11th 2016, 1:57 PM 23,005 Views 98 Comments

An ongoing row about cardiac care services in Waterford could have serious consequences for the Government.

# cath-lab - Friday 9 September, 2016

The man who reviewed Waterford's cardiac care defends decision on no second lab
# Halligan V Harris
# Halligan V Harris

The man who reviewed Waterford's cardiac care defends decision on no second lab

Sep 9th 2016, 9:10 AM 15,068 Views 41 Comments

Cardiologist Dr Niall Herity has concluded that University Hospital Waterford does not need a second cath lab.