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# cuh - Tuesday 31 August, 2021

'Extremely dangerous': Overcrowding at Cork University Hospital reaches pandemic peak
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

'Extremely dangerous': Overcrowding at Cork University Hospital reaches pandemic peak

Aug 31st 2021, 1:50 PM 18,071 Views 25 Comments

The INMO stated that 63 patients were waiting on trolleys in CUH today.

# cuh - Friday 4 June, 2021

People urged to avoid Cork University Hospital ED as HSE cyber attack impact causing 'extreme delays'
# Cork
# Cork

People urged to avoid Cork University Hospital ED as HSE cyber attack impact causing 'extreme delays'

Jun 4th 2021, 9:50 AM 9,116 Views 12 Comments

Dr Conor Deasy said the HSE ransomware attack had a major impact on frontline care delivery at the hospital.

# cuh - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Hospital cleaners in Cork: 'I've had one day off in a month, and I wouldn't have it any other way'
# Essential Staff
# Essential Staff

Hospital cleaners in Cork: 'I've had one day off in a month, and I wouldn't have it any other way'

Apr 7th 2020, 6:10 AM 48,491 Views 16 Comments

Ian Morely says that Cork University Hospital has an “eerie” atmosphere at the moment: “Everybody is nervous.”

# cuh - Friday 21 February, 2020

Concerns raised after Cork doctors, rather than radiographers, did x-rays on patients with coronavirus symptoms
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Concerns raised after Cork doctors, rather than radiographers, did x-rays on patients with coronavirus symptoms

Feb 21st 2020, 12:05 AM 94,325 Views 62 Comments

Junior doctors at Cork University Hospital were left having to do chest x-rays instead of the radiographers.

# cuh - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Cork hospital reviews admission policy after teen girl was sexually assaulted by male patient in ward
# CUH
# CUH

Cork hospital reviews admission policy after teen girl was sexually assaulted by male patient in ward

Feb 12th 2020, 2:59 PM 29,530 Views 0 Comments

The assault on a 17-year-old girl by Andrew O’Donovan was only interrupted because his heart monitor began to accelerate.

# cuh - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Baby girl dies after incident involving cord of window blind
# Cork
# Cork

Baby girl dies after incident involving cord of window blind

Sep 11th 2018, 5:35 PM 44,427 Views 13 Comments

A child has died after an incident involving a window blind cord in Cork city.

# cuh - Friday 22 December, 2017

Surgeries at Cork hospital cancelled for two weeks as flu and 'revelry' make their impact
# Busy Period
# Busy Period

Surgeries at Cork hospital cancelled for two weeks as flu and 'revelry' make their impact

Dec 22nd 2017, 8:45 AM 9,749 Views 23 Comments

The move is an attempt to ease pressure on services over the busy Christmas period.

# cuh - 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 11,910 Views 32 Comments

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

# cuh - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

How Ireland's hospitals are massaging the numbers of people on trolleys
# How They Do It
# How They Do It

How Ireland's hospitals are massaging the numbers of people on trolleys

Jan 10th 2017, 6:01 AM 24,140 Views 54 Comments

A number of senior staff members have come forward to highlight how it’s done.

# cuh - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Cancer ward nurses begin long-term protest against 'unsafe staffing levels'
# Work To Rule
# Work To Rule

Cancer ward nurses begin long-term protest against 'unsafe staffing levels'

Oct 5th 2016, 6:01 AM 9,952 Views 11 Comments

“Although the work is meaningful, the work environment is putting them under a great deal of stress. Nurses go into work fearing what’s ahead of them.”

# cuh - Thursday 21 January, 2016

The drug that left six people in hospital has been identified
# N BOMB
# N BOMB

The drug that left six people in hospital has been identified

Jan 21st 2016, 10:28 PM 49,528 Views 78 Comments

The HSE has issued an extended warning for all drugs in the 2C family.

# cuh - Friday 7 August, 2015

Stay away from Cork University Hospital, it's "exceptionally busy"
# Waiting Room
# Waiting Room

Stay away from Cork University Hospital, it's "exceptionally busy"

Aug 7th 2015, 3:55 PM 16,209 Views 30 Comments

Unless they have to attend CUH, patients are being asked to seek treatment elsewhere.

# cuh - Friday 31 October, 2014

Investigation finds child was left in an adult psychiatric ward for weeks
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Investigation finds child was left in an adult psychiatric ward for weeks

Oct 31st 2014, 9:35 AM 12,009 Views 22 Comments

There was a vacancy in a children’s ward, but staff were unaware of it.

# cuh - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Junior doctors offered four times their pay to cover emergency department in Cork
# Emergency
# Emergency

Junior doctors offered four times their pay to cover emergency department in Cork

Jun 14th 2014, 7:15 AM 19,592 Views 62 Comments

The HSE says the department will be fully staffed, but did not comment on the cost.

# cuh - Thursday 10 April, 2014

New appeal for witnesses after cyclist found seriously injured at Cork roadside
# Investigation
# Investigation

New appeal for witnesses after cyclist found seriously injured at Cork roadside

Apr 10th 2014, 9:52 PM 15,979 Views 3 Comments

The 32-year-old woman was found on Friday afternoon by a passer-by.

# cuh - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Man in 30s hospitalised, two youths questioned after Cork city centre assault
# Winthrop Street
# Winthrop Street

Man in 30s hospitalised, two youths questioned after Cork city centre assault

Mar 22nd 2014, 6:54 PM 17,972 Views 17 Comments

The man has been taken to Cork University Hospital for treatment.

# cuh - Thursday 20 February, 2014

One swine flu case confirmed at CUH, visitor restrictions imposed
# H1N1
# H1N1

One swine flu case confirmed at CUH, visitor restrictions imposed

Feb 20th 2014, 8:24 AM 9,136 Views 4 Comments

One ward has been closed off at the facility as doctors await the results of tests on seven patients with flu-like symptoms.

# cuh - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall
# Kinsale
# Kinsale

Boy (14) in serious condition in hospital after fall

Jan 26th 2014, 10:28 AM 30,822 Views 4 Comments

The teenager fell and became trapped in railings while playing with friends in Kinsale last evening.

# cuh - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Cystic Fibrosis charity withholds €1.8 million from hospital
# Cork University Hospital
# Cork University Hospital

Cystic Fibrosis charity withholds €1.8 million from hospital

Dec 19th 2013, 12:04 PM 12,738 Views 25 Comments

Build4Life wants commitments from the hospital that beds at a new ward will be ringfenced for cystic fibrosis patients.

# cuh - Friday 13 December, 2013

Cork mother to complete '12 marathons of Christmas' in sports-shop window
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

Cork mother to complete '12 marathons of Christmas' in sports-shop window

Dec 13th 2013, 5:35 PM 19,373 Views 16 Comments

Joanne Fearon is aiming to set a Guinness world record and raise money for a neonatal ward.

# cuh - Monday 2 December, 2013

Driver in his 80s killed in two car crash near Bandon
# Co Cork
# Co Cork

Driver in his 80s killed in two car crash near Bandon

Dec 2nd 2013, 9:49 PM 14,764 Views 15 Comments

The four occupants of the other car were uninjured.

# cuh - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Gardaí in Cobh investigating after woman assaulted in her home
# Carrigtwohill
# Carrigtwohill

Gardaí in Cobh investigating after woman assaulted in her home

Aug 22nd 2013, 9:36 PM 14,237 Views 0 Comments

The woman sustained a number of injuries and was treated at Cork University Hospital.

# cuh - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Man airlifted to hospital after medical emergency aboard cargo vessel
# Irish Sea
# Irish Sea

Man airlifted to hospital after medical emergency aboard cargo vessel

Aug 13th 2013, 12:53 PM 6,276 Views 3 Comments

The man was diagnosed with suspected sepsis over the radio by doctors in Cork using the ‘Medico’ maritime assistance system.

# cuh - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Minister Kathleen Lynch discharged from hospital
# CUH
# CUH

Minister Kathleen Lynch discharged from hospital

Aug 6th 2013, 9:15 PM 9,717 Views 43 Comments

The junior minister will continue her recovery from a bout of blood poisoning at home after being discharged from hospital in Cork.

# cuh - Sunday 23 June, 2013

# cuh - Monday 15 April, 2013

Woman (22) due in court over Ennis stabbing
# Assault
# Assault

Woman (22) due in court over Ennis stabbing

Apr 15th 2013, 7:29 AM 6,139 Views 0 Comments

A woman was seriously injured during the incident in which she was stabbed on the grounds of a primary school in the town.

# cuh - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Ennis stabbing: Woman still in custody
# Ennis
# Ennis

Ennis stabbing: Woman still in custody

Apr 14th 2013, 3:55 PM 8,332 Views 3 Comments

It is understood the woman who was stabbed has been transferred to Cork University Hospital.

# cuh - Monday 18 March, 2013

Pedestrian seriously injured in Patrick's Day collision in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

Pedestrian seriously injured in Patrick's Day collision in Cork

Mar 18th 2013, 9:23 AM 11,266 Views 0 Comments

The 28-year-old man was hit by a car at around 8pm last night in Youghal.

# cuh - Monday 31 December, 2012

Woman injured in weekend crash dies in Cork hospital
# Roads
# Roads

Woman injured in weekend crash dies in Cork hospital

Dec 31st 2012, 8:22 AM 6,856 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old woman sustained serious injuries when the car she was driving collided with a 4×4. She died in hospital this morning.

# cuh - Friday 28 December, 2012

Gardaí investigate serious assault in Cork city centre
# Assault
# Assault

Gardaí investigate serious assault in Cork city centre

Dec 28th 2012, 5:00 PM 11,455 Views 24 Comments

A 36-year-old man received serious facial injuries during the assault in the early hours of this morning in Cork city centre.

# cuh - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Gardaí rule out foul play in Cork death
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gardaí rule out foul play in Cork death

Oct 11th 2012, 8:54 PM 7,902 Views 3 Comments

The body of a woman in her early 40s was discovered in Summer Hill North last night.

# cuh - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

67-year-old man seriously injured after being struck by cyclist in Cork
# Roads
# Roads

67-year-old man seriously injured after being struck by cyclist in Cork

Sep 11th 2012, 2:49 PM 8,275 Views 28 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after the collision this morning.

# cuh - Monday 18 June, 2012

Elderly pedestrian knocked down by bus in Cork
# Injured
# Injured

Elderly pedestrian knocked down by bus in Cork

Jun 18th 2012, 8:57 PM 6,621 Views 11 Comments

The man – who is in his early 80s – sustained serious injuries and has been taken to CUH.

# cuh - Saturday 28 April, 2012

19-year-old woman killed in Cork car crash
# Roads
# Roads

19-year-old woman killed in Cork car crash

Apr 28th 2012, 9:21 AM 8,326 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the collision involving two cars in Cobh at around 9pm last night.

# cuh - Monday 9 April, 2012

Column: There were no proper CF facilities for my son in Cork - so we built some
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: There were no proper CF facilities for my son in Cork - so we built some

Apr 9th 2012, 3:00 PM 61 Views 10 Comments

Facilities for people with cystic fibrosis weren’t great when my son was diagnosed, writes Joe Browne. Now Cork has one of the most advanced clinics in the world. Here’s how we did it.

# cuh - Friday 6 April, 2012

Thousands of 'incidents and near misses' at two hospitals last year
# Health
# Health

Thousands of 'incidents and near misses' at two hospitals last year

Apr 6th 2012, 8:15 AM 3,984 Views 3 Comments

Medical Independent sees documents recording accidents and other incidents at Tallaght and Cork University Hospital last year.

# cuh - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

CF centre in Cork sees almost 100 per cent more patients than expected
# Cystic Fibrosis
# Cystic Fibrosis

CF centre in Cork sees almost 100 per cent more patients than expected

Nov 23rd 2011, 6:33 PM 2,372 Views 2 Comments

The centre in Cork University Hospital had planned to deal with 75 patients with cystic fibrosis a year – but there’s almost double that attending right now.