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# dr niall muldoon

Last year
# Children's Rights
'Significant gear change' needed to address children's rights shortfalls
The warning comes after the Ombudsman for Children’s Offices published two major reports that have been submitted to a UN Committee.
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# Investigation
Child with profound disability left in hospital for two years after HSE and Tusla unable to secure care for him
The child suffered brain damage and significant life-changing injuries in 2016.
# Ombudsman
Ombudsman expresses 'grave concern' over potential abolition of Department of Children
The Children’s Ombudsman has written a letter to the three party leaders involved in government formation talks.
# Ombudsman For Children
Child with an intellectual disability placed in hospital for three months
The Ombudsman for Children is concerned that this is a children’s rights issue and plan to pursue the issue in 2017.
# scoliosis
'Children are eating paracetamol to get through the day, afraid of ending up in a wheelchair'
No child should have to wait longer than four months to receive necessary scoliosis surgery, according to a new report.