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# hospital - Monday 13 April, 2020

'Ongoing analysis' into potential under-reporting of deaths in Ireland related to Covid-19
# Rip.ie
# Rip.ie

'Ongoing analysis' into potential under-reporting of deaths in Ireland related to Covid-19

Apr 13th 2020, 3:32 PM 143,029 Views 130 Comments

The question of extra deaths in the population as a result of the virus has been raised several times over the past number of weeks.

# hospital - Friday 10 April, 2020

Man aged 101 returns home after 'beating Covid-19' at English hospital
# Keith Watson
# Keith Watson

Man aged 101 returns home after 'beating Covid-19' at English hospital

Apr 10th 2020, 8:19 AM 32,769 Views 31 Comments

Keith Watson was admitted to hospital for surgery last month and tested positive for Covid-19.

# hospital - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Doctors to be sent to 'cover gaps' at Cavan General Hospital after Covid-19 outbreak among staff
# Cavan
# Cavan

Doctors to be sent to 'cover gaps' at Cavan General Hospital after Covid-19 outbreak among staff

Apr 9th 2020, 3:22 PM 34,434 Views 43 Comments

It was reported today that two wards in the hospital were closed following an outbreak of infection.

# hospital - Friday 3 April, 2020

HSE says some of the PPE flown in from China is 'not appropriate for use'
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

HSE says some of the PPE flown in from China is 'not appropriate for use'

Apr 3rd 2020, 7:01 PM 52,207 Views 166 Comments

The Irish government has spent over €200 million on PPE from countries such as China.

# hospital - Thursday 2 April, 2020

Leo Varadkar: Decision will be made next week on possible restrictions after 12 April
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Leo Varadkar: Decision will be made next week on possible restrictions after 12 April

Updated Apr 2nd 2020, 7:10 PM 202,218 Views 278 Comments

Simon Coveney said restrictions on public movement due to the Covid-19 emergency may be extended beyond the current 12 April deadline.

# hospital - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Construction work ceases at National Children's Hospital site
# Construction
# Construction

Construction work ceases at National Children's Hospital site

Mar 31st 2020, 6:31 PM 27,528 Views 19 Comments

The contractors had been criticised for continuing construction at the site after new government guidelines.

# hospital - Monday 30 March, 2020

Man taken to hospital after stabbing in Dublin city centre
# Dublin
# Dublin

Man taken to hospital after stabbing in Dublin city centre

Mar 30th 2020, 10:32 AM 27,313 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí at Store Street garda station have launched an investigation into this assault.

# hospital - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Rotunda Hospital staff members spat on and verbally abused over 'strict' visitor restrictions
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Rotunda Hospital staff members spat on and verbally abused over 'strict' visitor restrictions

Mar 19th 2020, 3:43 PM 65,426 Views 73 Comments

Professor Fergal Malone has asked members of the public to “work with us”.

# hospital - Monday 16 March, 2020

Scotland player who contracted coronavirus is released from hospital
# Good News
From The42
# Good News

Scotland player who contracted coronavirus is released from hospital

Mar 16th 2020, 2:53 PM 6,877 Views 3 Comments

The rest of Scotland Women’s Six Nations games were postponed.

# hospital - Sunday 8 March, 2020

Cork University Hospital reschedules some outpatient appointments amid Covid-19 fears
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Cork University Hospital reschedules some outpatient appointments amid Covid-19 fears

Updated Mar 8th 2020, 12:30 PM 27,198 Views 29 Comments

Some outpatient appointment slots on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday be reduced or rescheduled.

# hospital - Friday 21 February, 2020

University Hospital Galway kitchen operations suspended after dead mouse found
# Deadmau5
# Deadmau5

University Hospital Galway kitchen operations suspended after dead mouse found

Feb 21st 2020, 4:37 PM 16,960 Views 10 Comments

Food production for the hospital has been moved to Merlin Park University Hospital.

# hospital - Friday 31 January, 2020

Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in England
# England
# England

Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in England

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 2:15 PM 108,143 Views 169 Comments

The two patients are members of the same family.

# hospital - Friday 10 January, 2020

Concern for woman found near GPO by homeless volunteer last night
# Dublin
# Dublin

Concern for woman found near GPO by homeless volunteer last night

Jan 10th 2020, 10:20 AM 87,904 Views 84 Comments

The woman, who was in a distressed state, told the volunteer she had been released from an acute hospital.

# hospital - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

760 people on hospital trolleys for second day in a row as overcrowding continues
# Day Two
# Day Two

760 people on hospital trolleys for second day in a row as overcrowding continues

Jan 7th 2020, 12:48 PM 6,812 Views 36 Comments

University Hospital Limerick is worst affected with 75 people on trolleys.

'I'm exhausted': Frustration in the Mater Hospital's 'rammed' Emergency Department
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

'I'm exhausted': Frustration in the Mater Hospital's 'rammed' Emergency Department

Jan 7th 2020, 12:05 AM 26,202 Views 33 Comments

The Mater was the hospital with the highest number of patients on trolleys in Dublin yesterday morning, according to the INMO.

# hospital - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Flu season to last another five weeks, HSE warns
# Wrap Up
# Wrap Up

Flu season to last another five weeks, HSE warns

Jan 2nd 2020, 9:44 PM 20,198 Views 15 Comments

There has been a marked increase in flu presentations in comparison to last year.

# hospital - Friday 20 December, 2019

Prince Philip being treated in hospital for pre-existing condition
# Duke Of Edinburgh
# Duke Of Edinburgh

Prince Philip being treated in hospital for pre-existing condition

Dec 20th 2019, 2:19 PM 29,122 Views 30 Comments

He is expected to be in hospital for a few days.

# hospital - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

HSE consultants will be offered €250k wage if they focus 100% on public work and drop private practice
# Health Service Reform
# Health Service Reform

HSE consultants will be offered €250k wage if they focus 100% on public work and drop private practice

Dec 18th 2019, 6:40 PM 26,117 Views 52 Comments

The new contract for consultant doctors offers increased pay levels of up to €222,460, rising further to €252,150 by July 2022.

‘Remarkable coincidence’ that two campaigners' smear results were mixed up, hearing told
# CervicalCheck
# CervicalCheck

‘Remarkable coincidence’ that two campaigners' smear results were mixed up, hearing told

Updated Dec 18th 2019, 1:00 PM 19,257 Views 6 Comments

Professor Kitchener said the findings of the RCog report “were striking” with “significant implications”, but “not unexpected”.

# hospital - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

The HSE has €1.4 billion more to spend on healthcare in 2020
# Health Service
# Health Service

The HSE has €1.4 billion more to spend on healthcare in 2020

Dec 17th 2019, 4:36 PM 12,160 Views 32 Comments

In total, it has €17.4 billion – a 6.3% increase in funding compared to 2019.

# hospital - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

'Immense tragedy': Six people killed in shooting at Czech hospital
# Ostrava
# Ostrava

'Immense tragedy': Six people killed in shooting at Czech hospital

Updated Dec 10th 2019, 10:20 AM 24,600 Views 7 Comments

The suspect fled the scene but later shot and killed himself, police have confirmed.

# hospital - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Staff shortages restricting opening hours at children’s urgent care centre at Connolly Hospital
# Staff Shortages
# Staff Shortages

Staff shortages restricting opening hours at children’s urgent care centre at Connolly Hospital

Nov 28th 2019, 9:18 PM 8,098 Views 13 Comments

Opening hours at the centre in Dublin are currently 10am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

# hospital - Monday 11 November, 2019

Man jailed for raping his daughter while mother was terminally ill in hospital
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man jailed for raping his daughter while mother was terminally ill in hospital

Nov 11th 2019, 6:04 PM 50,583 Views 10 Comments

The judge said that the victim, who has special needs, still has a bond with her father.

# hospital - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Mother can't be committed to CMH as it has reached 'full capacity in its quota of female patients', court hears
# Central Mental Hospital
# Central Mental Hospital

Mother can't be committed to CMH as it has reached 'full capacity in its quota of female patients', court hears

Oct 24th 2019, 4:26 PM 15,489 Views 0 Comments

The woman was yesterday found not guilty by reason of insanity of the murder of her three-year-old daughter.

# hospital - Thursday 10 October, 2019

More than 9,785 people presented to hospital due to self-harm last year
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

More than 9,785 people presented to hospital due to self-harm last year

Oct 10th 2019, 6:05 AM 5,771 Views 5 Comments

There has been an increase in self-harm among young people aged 10-24 years.

# hospital - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

'I'm absolutely fine now': Kenny hails Swedish health system after falling ill on U21 duty
# All Better Now
From The42
# All Better Now

'I'm absolutely fine now': Kenny hails Swedish health system after falling ill on U21 duty

Oct 2nd 2019, 4:24 PM 22,031 Views 8 Comments

The 47-year-old suffered a health scare after Ireland’s Euro qualifier win against Sweden.

# hospital - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

'They deserve better': Taoiseach apologises to patients waiting on hospital trolleys as numbers rise
# Trolley Numbers
# Trolley Numbers

'They deserve better': Taoiseach apologises to patients waiting on hospital trolleys as numbers rise

Oct 1st 2019, 6:29 PM 13,173 Views 60 Comments

There were 10,641 patients on trolleys in Irish hospitals last month.

# hospital - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Group of bikers ride across Ireland donating equipment to neonatal units
# Miles For Smiles
# Miles For Smiles

Group of bikers ride across Ireland donating equipment to neonatal units

Sep 14th 2019, 10:30 AM 13,342 Views 12 Comments

The group has raised €55,000 to purchase equipment to donate and to sponsor a new room at Ronald McDonald House in Dublin.

# hospital - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Hospital seeks to have seriously ill child made ward of court so he can undergo treatment
# High Court
# High Court

Hospital seeks to have seriously ill child made ward of court so he can undergo treatment

Sep 12th 2019, 4:40 PM 34,062 Views 0 Comments

The court heard the child’s father is opposed to the boy undergoing the severe course of treatment.

# hospital - Monday 22 July, 2019

Over 47,000 children waiting to see a specialist due to consultants shortage
# Paediatrician
# Paediatrician

Over 47,000 children waiting to see a specialist due to consultants shortage

Jul 22nd 2019, 7:28 AM 9,170 Views 29 Comments

Of that number, 1,989 children in Ireland are waiting to see a paediatric surgeon.

Home help care supports: How many people are waiting in your county?
# Home Help Hours
# Home Help Hours

Home help care supports: How many people are waiting in your county?

Jul 22nd 2019, 12:05 AM 16,028 Views 8 Comments

A total of 6,819 people are waiting for funding for home help hours, but the HSE continues to deny any cuts to the service.

# hospital - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Harris says HSE can't continue in its current form and announces return of six regional healthcare areas
# Sláintecare
# Sláintecare

Harris says HSE can't continue in its current form and announces return of six regional healthcare areas

Jul 17th 2019, 3:34 PM 30,140 Views 61 Comments

Harris described today’s announcement as the biggest restructuring of the HSE in 15 years .

So far this year, 32 children have had to stay in adult mental health units and it's going to continue to happen
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

So far this year, 32 children have had to stay in adult mental health units and it's going to continue to happen

Jul 17th 2019, 6:00 AM 6,948 Views 9 Comments

HSE said placing children in adult units will ‘continue to be necessary’.

# hospital - Monday 8 July, 2019

A patient's chance of dying from a heart attack or stroke can vary depending on what hospital they attend
# Emergency
# Emergency

A patient's chance of dying from a heart attack or stroke can vary depending on what hospital they attend

Jul 8th 2019, 1:36 PM 17,721 Views 17 Comments

The report notes that the mortality rate for heart attack and stroke has continued to decrease year-on-year for the past 10 years.

# hospital - Friday 28 June, 2019

Nearly 300 health workers have been assaulted in Irish hospitals so far this year
# Hospital Attacks
# Hospital Attacks

Nearly 300 health workers have been assaulted in Irish hospitals so far this year

Jun 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 10,742 Views 38 Comments

Of the 279 assaults, 249 were on nurses and midwives.

# hospital - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Man (45) taken to hospital after Dublin assault
# Mulhuddart
# Mulhuddart

Man (45) taken to hospital after Dublin assault

Jun 16th 2019, 9:34 AM 29,713 Views 22 Comments

The man’s injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

# hospital - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Construction has started on the building frame of the National Children's Hospital
# Progress Update
# Progress Update

Construction has started on the building frame of the National Children's Hospital

Jun 12th 2019, 6:10 AM 16,316 Views 34 Comments

The hospital board will appear before an Oireachtas committee today.

# hospital - Monday 13 May, 2019

Man (30) stabbed multiple times in Cork city
# Knocknaheeny
# Knocknaheeny

Man (30) stabbed multiple times in Cork city

May 13th 2019, 1:14 PM 21,034 Views 7 Comments

The incident took place at Ardmore avenue, Knocknaheeny in the city.

# hospital - Monday 6 May, 2019

'I've been very lucky' - Casillas admits football future is uncertain as he leaves hospital
# Looking Forward
From The42
# Looking Forward

'I've been very lucky' - Casillas admits football future is uncertain as he leaves hospital

May 6th 2019, 4:08 PM 6,992 Views 3 Comments

The Spanish goalkeeping was training with Porto when he suffered a heart attack.