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# hospital - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Patients at A&E should be either admitted or discharged within six hours, not 14 - IMO chief
# Waiting Times
# Waiting Times

Patients at A&E should be either admitted or discharged within six hours, not 14 - IMO chief

Apr 7th 2018, 7:30 PM 12,730 Views 18 Comments

Peadar Gilligan made his inaugural address as president of the Irish Medical Organisation at the group’s AGM in Killarney this evening.

# hospital - Saturday 31 March, 2018

The department of play: How Irish hospitals help children feel calm and safe during their stays
# Less Stress
# Less Stress

The department of play: How Irish hospitals help children feel calm and safe during their stays

Mar 31st 2018, 10:00 AM 9,166 Views 6 Comments

Temple Street and Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin both have designated play specialists to care for the children.

Former England captain Ray Wilkins critically ill in hospital after suffering heart attack
# Hospital
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# Hospital

Former England captain Ray Wilkins critically ill in hospital after suffering heart attack

Mar 31st 2018, 8:30 AM 9,685 Views 9 Comments

The former Chelsea and England midfielder suffered a heart attack and fall at home, leading to him being placed into a coma

# hospital - Friday 16 March, 2018

HSE ordered to carry out review of car parking charges at hospitals
# Fees
# Fees

HSE ordered to carry out review of car parking charges at hospitals

Mar 16th 2018, 6:01 AM 16,404 Views 33 Comments

The Irish Cancer Society had been calling on hospitals to waive fees for people undergoing long term treatment.

# hospital - Monday 12 March, 2018

'I've never seen anything this extreme': 34-year-old man died due to 'torrential' nosebleed
# Connolly Hospital
# Connolly Hospital

'I've never seen anything this extreme': 34-year-old man died due to 'torrential' nosebleed

Mar 12th 2018, 7:00 PM 89,061 Views 35 Comments

Joao Carlos Araujo died in Connolly Memorial Hospital in Dublin in 2016.

# hospital - Friday 23 February, 2018

Doctor says 'paralytically, unconsciously drunk' teens at West Cork disco could have died
# Bandon
# Bandon

Doctor says 'paralytically, unconsciously drunk' teens at West Cork disco could have died

Feb 23rd 2018, 12:28 PM 85,116 Views 69 Comments

Medical professionals who treated the teenagers said parents need to take more responsibility for their children’s behaviour.

# hospital - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

Woman had to have aggressive chemotherapy and radiation treatment after cancer misdiagnosis
# St James's Hospital
# St James's Hospital

Woman had to have aggressive chemotherapy and radiation treatment after cancer misdiagnosis

Feb 20th 2018, 8:19 PM 22,393 Views 23 Comments

RTÉ Investigates has confirmed that two patients had their cancer misdiagnosed at the hospital.

# hospital - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Three-year-old girl rushed to hospital and woman arrested after incident in Dublin
# Shankill
# Shankill

Three-year-old girl rushed to hospital and woman arrested after incident in Dublin

Feb 10th 2018, 6:20 PM 84,534 Views 26 Comments

A woman in her 40s has been arrested.

# hospital - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

'Have some morals': Father makes appeal to driver after teenager seriously injured in hit-and-run
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

'Have some morals': Father makes appeal to driver after teenager seriously injured in hit-and-run

Feb 7th 2018, 10:39 PM 28,295 Views 31 Comments

John O’Reilly appealed for those responsible for his son’s “horrific” injuries to come forward.

# hospital - Friday 26 January, 2018

Witnesses describe mass panic as dozens killed in huge hospital blaze in South Korea
# Miryang
# Miryang

Witnesses describe mass panic as dozens killed in huge hospital blaze in South Korea

Jan 26th 2018, 9:16 PM 13,479 Views 5 Comments

More than 130 were hurt in the fire, the country’s worst for 15 years.

# hospital - Thursday 25 January, 2018

34 people have died so far from the flu this season
# Flu Season
# Flu Season

34 people have died so far from the flu this season

Jan 25th 2018, 2:30 PM 17,039 Views 37 Comments

The number of cases of flu continued to rise over the past week.

# hospital - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Tallaght Hospital says new app will 'help patients get the most from their treatment'
# Sign Of The Times
# Sign Of The Times

Tallaght Hospital says new app will 'help patients get the most from their treatment'

Jan 21st 2018, 8:30 PM 16,211 Views 18 Comments

It’s the first public hospital in Ireland to launch this type of app.

# hospital - Friday 19 January, 2018

'This should not have happened': Parents of baby who died shortly after birth settle case with hospital
# Drogheda
# Drogheda

'This should not have happened': Parents of baby who died shortly after birth settle case with hospital

Jan 19th 2018, 9:21 PM 12,254 Views 14 Comments

An apology from Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda was read out in court today.

# hospital - Tuesday 9 January, 2018

'I waited in A&E with my 5-week-old baby for 36 hours'
# Trolley Crisis
# Trolley Crisis

'I waited in A&E with my 5-week-old baby for 36 hours'

Jan 9th 2018, 8:00 PM 41,620 Views 46 Comments

The Children’s Hospital Group said there has been an increase in young children and infants presenting with the flu and respiratory infections.

# hospital - Monday 1 January, 2018

The story of Alice Clifford, a Dublin mother who went missing from a hospital 38 years ago
# St Loman's Hospital
# St Loman's Hospital

The story of Alice Clifford, a Dublin mother who went missing from a hospital 38 years ago

Jan 1st 2018, 10:30 PM 34,805 Views 11 Comments

“I’m not afraid of death, death is a natural part of life. But this isn’t natural.” Alice’s daughter Pat says that there are still many questions around her mother’s death.

'We're all delighted': The first baby of the new year was born in Ireland just seconds after midnight
# In The Nick Of Time
# In The Nick Of Time

'We're all delighted': The first baby of the new year was born in Ireland just seconds after midnight

Jan 1st 2018, 9:52 AM 39,274 Views 21 Comments

The baby boy was born at exactly seven seconds after 12 and came in weighing 3.26kg (7lbs 3oz).

# hospital - Friday 29 December, 2017

Two patients require 'further treatment' after scans reviewed at Kerry hospital
# Radiologist
# Radiologist

Two patients require 'further treatment' after scans reviewed at Kerry hospital

Dec 29th 2017, 12:18 PM 7,881 Views 8 Comments

A further 11 patients have had their cases re-examined.

# hospital - 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 9,744 Views 23 Comments

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

# hospital - Monday 18 December, 2017

Woman 'lucky to be alive' after two days stuck in Australian mine shaft
# Lightning Ridge
# Lightning Ridge

Woman 'lucky to be alive' after two days stuck in Australian mine shaft

Dec 18th 2017, 7:46 AM 15,826 Views 11 Comments

She tripped and fell down the eight-metre (26-foot) deep shaft while out for a walk.

# hospital - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Poll: Should we change the name of the children's hospital due to legal threats?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should we change the name of the children's hospital due to legal threats?

Dec 10th 2017, 4:00 PM 30,623 Views 96 Comments

An Arizona hospital has the same name.

# hospital - Friday 1 December, 2017

Retired surgeon guilty of sex attacks on young boys given 20 months in prison
# Michael Shine
# Michael Shine

Retired surgeon guilty of sex attacks on young boys given 20 months in prison

Dec 1st 2017, 7:45 PM 28,908 Views 0 Comments

Lawyers for the retired surgeon had previously claimed that imprisoning him would kill him.

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas
# Coroner's Court
# Coroner's Court

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas

Dec 1st 2017, 2:16 PM 25,758 Views 35 Comments

The inquest heard that a number of people got off the Luas at the Abbey Street stop in a bid to help David O’Reilly.

# hospital - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

Leo Varadkar suggests consultants should 'clock in' to ensure they're at work
# Public V Private
# Public V Private

Leo Varadkar suggests consultants should 'clock in' to ensure they're at work

Nov 22nd 2017, 12:52 PM 23,164 Views 110 Comments

His comments were in response to an RTÉ Investigates programme which revealed that one consultant left his work at a public hospital to treat private patients at a different hospital.

# hospital - Monday 20 November, 2017

20% of cancer patients 'experienced PTSD after diagnosis'
# Warrior Mentality
# Warrior Mentality

20% of cancer patients 'experienced PTSD after diagnosis'

Nov 20th 2017, 6:15 AM 10,900 Views 6 Comments

That’s according to a new study published in a peer-reviewed journal.

# hospital - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

Temple Street Children's Hospital warns of overcrowding at its emergency department
# Dublin
# Dublin

Temple Street Children's Hospital warns of overcrowding at its emergency department

Nov 14th 2017, 8:47 PM 10,188 Views 39 Comments

It is asking parents to think about all their care and treatment options before attending the ED.

# hospital - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Man rescued after car he was driving entered Lough Neagh
# Antrim
# Antrim

Man rescued after car he was driving entered Lough Neagh

Oct 22nd 2017, 2:01 PM 14,777 Views 9 Comments

The man’s car was found to have entered the water just after midnight last night.

# hospital - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Pensioner awarded €25,000 after being kicked and pushed at Beaumont Hospital
# Health Carer
# Health Carer

Pensioner awarded €25,000 after being kicked and pushed at Beaumont Hospital

Oct 10th 2017, 7:18 AM 21,494 Views 36 Comments

Phyllis Byrne, now 83, sued Beaumont Hospital, CPL Resources and CPL Healthcare.

# hospital - Monday 2 October, 2017

Patients 'have a right to ask doctors and nurses if they have received the flu vaccine'
# Winter Flu
# Winter Flu

Patients 'have a right to ask doctors and nurses if they have received the flu vaccine'

Oct 2nd 2017, 4:32 PM 12,100 Views 69 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris said just one third of all health workers got the vaccine last year.

# hospital - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Seriously ill homeless man receives emergency housing after challenging council in court
# Court
# Court

Seriously ill homeless man receives emergency housing after challenging council in court

Sep 12th 2017, 1:06 PM 13,273 Views 0 Comments

The man said that he did not wish to be taking up a hospital bed but he couldn’t go back to living on the streets.

# hospital - Sunday 10 September, 2017

The National Children's Hospital won't be named after a saint, but what should it be called?
# Secular
# Secular

The National Children's Hospital won't be named after a saint, but what should it be called?

Sep 10th 2017, 6:05 AM 18,192 Views 71 Comments

The new name has come from a staff suggestion process, but hasn’t been revealed yet.

# hospital - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Man in critical condition after being pulled out of Dublin canal after All-Ireland final
# Portobello
# Portobello

Man in critical condition after being pulled out of Dublin canal after All-Ireland final

Sep 6th 2017, 3:49 PM 23,931 Views 14 Comments

A 23-year-old man got into difficulty in the canal at Portobello Harbour in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# hospital - Monday 4 September, 2017

Emergency department workers pin blame for hospital wildcat strikes on HSE
# Meath
# Meath

Emergency department workers pin blame for hospital wildcat strikes on HSE

Sep 4th 2017, 10:50 PM 28,826 Views 42 Comments

Navan emergency department was just one of many experiencing serious staff shortages as a result of the strikes this evening.

# hospital - Friday 18 August, 2017

Seriously ill homeless man granted leave to challenge Louth County Council over housing
# Louth
# Louth

Seriously ill homeless man granted leave to challenge Louth County Council over housing

Aug 18th 2017, 11:52 AM 11,966 Views 0 Comments

The council has told the man it will not provide him with assistance because he was not habitually resident in the State.

# hospital - Saturday 12 August, 2017

At least 60 children die in hospital that suffered oxygen shortages
# Uttar Pradesh
# Uttar Pradesh

At least 60 children die in hospital that suffered oxygen shortages

Aug 12th 2017, 6:20 PM 18,226 Views 14 Comments

Authorities have launched an inquiry into the causes of the oxygen disruption but denied that it had caused the deaths.

# hospital - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Jeremy Clarkson admitted to Spanish hospital with pneumonia
# The Grand Tour
# The Grand Tour

Jeremy Clarkson admitted to Spanish hospital with pneumonia

Aug 6th 2017, 11:42 AM 35,104 Views 73 Comments

The presenter is on holiday with his family.

'Project dietitian' appointed to help overhaul Ireland's hospital food
# Food Czar
# Food Czar

'Project dietitian' appointed to help overhaul Ireland's hospital food

Aug 6th 2017, 8:00 AM 15,800 Views 37 Comments

Improving the standard of food has been highlighted as a priority by Health Minister Simon Harris.

# hospital - Monday 24 July, 2017

Four people including seven-year-old girl hospitalised following Wicklow crash
# Baltinglass
# Baltinglass

Four people including seven-year-old girl hospitalised following Wicklow crash

Jul 24th 2017, 9:37 AM 33,737 Views 6 Comments

One woman is in a serious condition in Beaumont Hospital.

# hospital - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital
# Bloom
# Bloom

Award-winning fairy garden donated to children's ward at Portiuncula Hospital

Jul 13th 2017, 11:43 AM 10,769 Views 4 Comments

The garden received a certificate of distinction in the postcard section at Bloom this year.

# hospital - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

'We wanted to mind it; now we're watching it burn' - Fire has gutted one of Cork city's best-known buildings
# St Kevin's Asylum
# St Kevin's Asylum

'We wanted to mind it; now we're watching it burn' - Fire has gutted one of Cork city's best-known buildings

Jul 4th 2017, 10:26 PM 68,624 Views 51 Comments

A massive fire broke out at St Kevin’s Asylum near the Lee Fields at about 6pm this evening.

143 women in Donegal are waiting over a year for a breast clinic appointment
# Waiting Lists
# Waiting Lists

143 women in Donegal are waiting over a year for a breast clinic appointment

Jul 4th 2017, 8:00 PM 10,077 Views 35 Comments

Nearly 250 women who displayed symptoms of possible breast cancer have been waiting between six and 12 months.