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# hospital - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Disgruntled ex-employee named as gunman who opened fire in New York hospital
# The Bronx
# The Bronx

Disgruntled ex-employee named as gunman who opened fire in New York hospital

Jul 1st 2017, 7:53 AM 12,351 Views 51 Comments

He entered the building in a white coat with an automatic weapon concealed under his shirt, officials said.

# hospital - Thursday 29 June, 2017

'I really hope we don't run out of time': Desperate parents share stories of children's suicide attempts
# Depression
# Depression

'I really hope we don't run out of time': Desperate parents share stories of children's suicide attempts

Jun 29th 2017, 6:00 PM 29,636 Views 27 Comments

They said they are fighting to keep their children alive while they wait months for services.

# hospital - 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 19,926 Views 40 Comments

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

# hospital - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Young teenage girl airlifted to hospital after getting into difficulty swimming
# Wexford
# Wexford

Young teenage girl airlifted to hospital after getting into difficulty swimming

Jun 21st 2017, 7:57 PM 19,645 Views 22 Comments

The Coast Guard was called to the River Slaney in Enniscorthy at around 5pm.

'People are dying on waiting lists': Harris urged to fix health service once and for all
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

'People are dying on waiting lists': Harris urged to fix health service once and for all

Jun 21st 2017, 6:20 AM 8,573 Views 26 Comments

The Future of Healthcare report which aims to reform the health service over 10 years has been criticised for the spending it proposes.

# hospital - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Teenager spent 14 days in adult psychiatric ward room 'barely bigger than the bed'
# Waterford
# Waterford

Teenager spent 14 days in adult psychiatric ward room 'barely bigger than the bed'

Jun 17th 2017, 12:05 AM 13,312 Views 19 Comments

The case was brought to the attention of the Minister for Mental Health and the Taoiseach’s office.

# hospital - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge
# Dublin City Centre
# Dublin City Centre

Casualty hospitalised after Liffey rescue at O'Connell Bridge

Jun 13th 2017, 5:45 PM 26,925 Views 27 Comments

The incident at O’Connell Bridge was reported just after 4.40pm this afternoon.

# hospital - Saturday 10 June, 2017

The highest paid person in the HSE last year received almost €600,000
# Annual Report
# Annual Report

The highest paid person in the HSE last year received almost €600,000

Jun 10th 2017, 6:00 AM 36,952 Views 41 Comments

The HSE’s spend on legal and professional fees increased by 28.6% last year – rising from €47m to €60.5m.

# hospital - Friday 9 June, 2017

43-year-old man taken to hospital after being slashed at St Patrick's Park
# Dublin
# Dublin

43-year-old man taken to hospital after being slashed at St Patrick's Park

Jun 9th 2017, 10:50 PM 26,815 Views 17 Comments

The man has been treated for what have been described as ‘minor injuries’.

# hospital - Thursday 8 June, 2017

'We need clean air. We do not need accidents': Locals' fury as 11 incinerator staff hospitalised
# Burning Issue
# Burning Issue

'We need clean air. We do not need accidents': Locals' fury as 11 incinerator staff hospitalised

Jun 8th 2017, 2:17 PM 20,538 Views 66 Comments

Locals say they are concerned after yesterday’s lime leak.

# hospital - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Ariana Grande visits injured fans in hospital
# Manchester
# Manchester

Ariana Grande visits injured fans in hospital

Jun 3rd 2017, 7:36 AM 28,528 Views 38 Comments

The singer will play at a star-studded benefit concert tomorrow.

# hospital - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Hospital sacks healthcare assistant for stealing €50 note from unresponsive patient
# Swiped
# Swiped

Hospital sacks healthcare assistant for stealing €50 note from unresponsive patient

Jun 1st 2017, 4:24 PM 42,484 Views 19 Comments

The man denied it before offering to hand over €50.

# hospital - Monday 29 May, 2017

Sisters of Charity will not own or run National Maternity Hospital
# St Vincent's
# St Vincent's

Sisters of Charity will not own or run National Maternity Hospital

May 29th 2017, 10:20 AM 86,744 Views 146 Comments

The sisters made the announcement today.

# hospital - Friday 26 May, 2017

'Questions need to be asked' after outbreak of superbug at Dublin hospital
# Contamination
# Contamination

'Questions need to be asked' after outbreak of superbug at Dublin hospital

May 26th 2017, 7:02 PM 26,397 Views 27 Comments

The CPE superbig was identified in Tallaght Hospital in mid-2015.

# hospital - Friday 5 May, 2017

Luas passengers hospitalised after early morning crash with truck
# Red Line
# Red Line

Luas passengers hospitalised after early morning crash with truck

May 5th 2017, 8:10 AM 34,520 Views 31 Comments

Services have been disrupted this morning.

# hospital - Monday 1 May, 2017

Want to give feedback on your hospital treatment? From today, you can
# Landmark Survey
# Landmark Survey

Want to give feedback on your hospital treatment? From today, you can

May 1st 2017, 9:50 AM 12,044 Views 23 Comments

Patients discharged between now and the end of May will be able to complete the National Patient Experience Survey.

# hospital - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Mary Lou McDonald says the State needs to get maternity hospital site 'by any means'
# Hand It Over
# Hand It Over

Mary Lou McDonald says the State needs to get maternity hospital site 'by any means'

Apr 30th 2017, 2:45 PM 15,173 Views 88 Comments

The controversy over the proposed National Maternity Hospital is continuing.

# hospital - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

Factfind: Could compulsory purchase be used for the maternity hospital and what would it cost?
# Sisters Of Charity
# Sisters Of Charity

Factfind: Could compulsory purchase be used for the maternity hospital and what would it cost?

Apr 26th 2017, 6:15 AM 19,274 Views 85 Comments

The St. Vincent’s site is the preferred site for the hospital.

# hospital - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Here is the deal reached by St Vincent's and Holles Street over the new National Maternity Hospital
# Sisters Of Charity
# Sisters Of Charity

Here is the deal reached by St Vincent's and Holles Street over the new National Maternity Hospital

Apr 25th 2017, 10:37 PM 22,011 Views 117 Comments

The agreement reached in November between the two hospitals was released today to the public.

# hospital - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Bishop says new maternity hospital should obey rules of Catholic Church
# Sisters Of Charity
# Sisters Of Charity

Bishop says new maternity hospital should obey rules of Catholic Church

Apr 23rd 2017, 2:29 PM 40,431 Views 164 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris has insisted the hospital will be independently run.

# hospital - Friday 21 April, 2017

St Vincent’s Healthcare Group to review plans for National Maternity Hospital
# Sisters Of Charity
# Sisters Of Charity

St Vincent’s Healthcare Group to review plans for National Maternity Hospital

Apr 21st 2017, 6:09 PM 23,646 Views 165 Comments

The development has been mired in controversy this week.

# hospital - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Poll: Should the Sisters of Charity own the new National Maternity Hospital?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Sisters of Charity own the new National Maternity Hospital?

Apr 20th 2017, 10:13 AM 53,895 Views 186 Comments

The current plan will see the €300 million hospital owned by the religious order.

# hospital - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Transplant patient was homeless and living in his car on Killiney Hill before being hospitalised
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Transplant patient was homeless and living in his car on Killiney Hill before being hospitalised

Apr 19th 2017, 6:10 AM 27,630 Views 8 Comments

James* says he has been homeless since he returned to Dublin from England last year.

# hospital - Monday 17 April, 2017

Hospital apologises to Donegal woman for leaving her baby's body in storage for four weeks
# Letterkenny
# Letterkenny

Hospital apologises to Donegal woman for leaving her baby's body in storage for four weeks

Apr 17th 2017, 8:42 PM 13,756 Views 20 Comments

Letterkenny University Hospital admitted that they had ‘failed’ this woman.

Why you should be very wary of signing this insurance form on arrival at an Irish hospital
# The Small Print
# The Small Print

Why you should be very wary of signing this insurance form on arrival at an Irish hospital

Apr 17th 2017, 12:05 AM 136,389 Views 91 Comments

Signing up for private health care where none is available increases your bill ten times, and sometimes the situation can be even worse.

# hospital - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Appeal for volunteers to help make hospitals happier places for sick children
# Make A Difference
# Make A Difference

Appeal for volunteers to help make hospitals happier places for sick children

Apr 16th 2017, 9:30 AM 22,104 Views 25 Comments

If you’re cheerful, reliable and have just two or three hours to spare a week, this might be for you.

# hospital - Thursday 23 March, 2017

Teen who spoke about scoliosis pain on the Late Late Show will finally get her surgery today
# Megan Halvey-ryan
# Megan Halvey-ryan

Teen who spoke about scoliosis pain on the Late Late Show will finally get her surgery today

Mar 23rd 2017, 6:01 AM 3,694 Views 2 Comments

Megan Halvey-Ryan’s surgery has been delayed several times before.

# hospital - Sunday 19 March, 2017

Coast Guard and RNLI rescue eight people from overturned boat off Sligo
# Rescue 118
# Rescue 118

Coast Guard and RNLI rescue eight people from overturned boat off Sligo

Mar 19th 2017, 5:20 PM 38,836 Views 35 Comments

Two people have been hospitalised following the incident.

# hospital - Monday 13 March, 2017

Poll: Should the State take over hospitals owned by the Catholic Church?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the State take over hospitals owned by the Catholic Church?

Mar 13th 2017, 8:37 AM 25,479 Views 230 Comments

There have been calls for the hospitals to be handed over, amid criticism in relation to compensation owed to abuse victims.

# hospital - Thursday 2 March, 2017

At least five injured after South African hospital roof collapses
# Johannesburg
# Johannesburg

At least five injured after South African hospital roof collapses

Mar 2nd 2017, 6:43 PM 6,934 Views 0 Comments

“We have the canine search and rescue team there, we are not sure if there are any people trapped.”

# hospital - Friday 24 February, 2017

Kym Owens recovering at home after being released from hospital
# Maynooth
# Maynooth

Kym Owens recovering at home after being released from hospital

Feb 24th 2017, 11:27 AM 46,734 Views 49 Comments

The 18-year-old had been in an induced coma after suffering serious injuries.

# hospital - Monday 13 February, 2017

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man (30s) dies in single vehicle crash last night
# Offaly
# Offaly

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man (30s) dies in single vehicle crash last night

Feb 13th 2017, 8:25 AM 14,870 Views 2 Comments

Gardaí said that a man in his 30s died after the car he was travelling in left the road and hit a tree.

# hospital - Sunday 12 February, 2017

First female to suffer from 'tree man syndrome' undergoes successful surgery
# Bangladesh
# Bangladesh

First female to suffer from 'tree man syndrome' undergoes successful surgery

Feb 12th 2017, 11:30 AM 54,924 Views 12 Comments

10-year-old Bangladeshi Sahana Khatun has undergone surgery to remove bark-like growths from her chin, ear and nose.

# hospital - Friday 10 February, 2017

We used to screen for scoliosis in schools, so why was it stopped?
# Waiting Lists
# Waiting Lists

We used to screen for scoliosis in schools, so why was it stopped?

Feb 10th 2017, 6:20 AM 14,736 Views 22 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris says the hew HSE action plan will review if the screening programme can be re-introduced.

# hospital - Saturday 4 February, 2017

# hospital - Monday 23 January, 2017

Mater Hospital warns of very long waiting times as 90 patients in emergency department
# Waiting Lists
# Waiting Lists

Mater Hospital warns of very long waiting times as 90 patients in emergency department

Jan 23rd 2017, 6:58 PM 13,342 Views 15 Comments

The hospital is warning people to visit their GP before going to its emergency department.

# hospital - Friday 20 January, 2017

Obese people less likely to die after heart operations compared to those of healthy weight
# Heart Disease
# Heart Disease

Obese people less likely to die after heart operations compared to those of healthy weight

Jan 20th 2017, 3:13 PM 9,968 Views 24 Comments

A study carried out over 11 years found patients with a healthy weight were almost twice as likely to die in hospital compared to people who were obese or overweight.

# hospital - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Former US president George Bush Sr in intensive care due to respiratory illness
# Houston
# Houston

Former US president George Bush Sr in intensive care due to respiratory illness

Jan 18th 2017, 7:00 PM 29,656 Views 54 Comments

The former US president’s wife Barbara has also been hospitalised as a precaution.

# hospital - Saturday 7 January, 2017

US mass murderer Charles Manson 'too weak' for surgery
# Reports
# Reports

US mass murderer Charles Manson 'too weak' for surgery

Jan 7th 2017, 10:57 AM 22,405 Views 42 Comments

The 82-year-old is suffering from intestinal bleeding.

# hospital - Thursday 5 January, 2017

'People are waiting over 15 hours': Hospitals buckle as government looks for quick fix
# Critical
# Critical

'People are waiting over 15 hours': Hospitals buckle as government looks for quick fix

Jan 5th 2017, 9:04 AM 18,034 Views 160 Comments

The demand for hospital services has peaked because of winter related illnesses and a lack of hospital beds.