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# mater-hospital - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Man dies in hospital after sustaining serious head injuries in Dublin assault

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to the incident in Seville Place come forward.

# mater-hospital - Friday 24 July, 2020

Mater Hospital opens online book of condolences for doctor who died after Covid-19 battle

The hospital confirmed Dr Syed Waqqar Ali’s death on Wednesday.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

'The best dad we could have asked for': Dublin doctor hailed by daughter after dying with Covid-19

The Mater Hospital, where Dr Syed Waqqar Ali worked, extended its sympathies to his family.

# mater-hospital - Monday 6 July, 2020

Personnel absence and anonymous data caused delayed reporting of 244 Covid-19 cases at Mater Hospital

The 244 cases related to healthcare workers at the Dublin hospital.

# mater-hospital - Friday 5 June, 2020

Investigation into late reporting of 244 cases of Covid-19 finds Mater Hospital acted legally

Controversy arose last month after it emerged that there was a delay in the reporting of the cases.

# mater-hospital - Friday 29 May, 2020

Woman (40s) seriously injured in hit-and-run in Dublin

The woman sustained serious leg injuries.

# mater-hospital - Sunday 17 May, 2020

HSE chief Paul Reid 'reassured' that 244 Covid-19 cases at Mater hospital were reported legally

The official publication of the cases dating back to mid-March was delayed until this week.

# mater-hospital - Friday 10 April, 2020

Messages of support for frontline healthcare workers light up Mater Hospital

The projection can we watched live and people can submit their own message for healthcare staff.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Covid-19: Nursing home clusters more than double in four days as Mater Hospital says ICU is full

The figures come as a senior medic at the Mater hospital in Dublin has said that the ICU there is full.

# mater-hospital - Monday 30 March, 2020

Man taken to hospital after stabbing in Dublin city centre

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

# mater-hospital - Friday 3 January, 2020

Dublin and Cork hospitals restrict visitors as they deal with high numbers of patients with flu

Children under 12 are not permitted to visit the hospital, it said today.

# mater-hospital - Monday 25 November, 2019

Waiting for a ward and not informed: The problems patients faced in Irish hospitals

“I acknowledge where we are, I acknowledge we’ve a lot to do,” the new HSE CEO Paul Reid said.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

'Lives will be saved': Residents support use of helipad at Mater despite noise levels

Authorities have estimated that the use of the helipad could save up to nine lives per year.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Ireland's first digital surgery unit opens at the Mater in a bid to improve cancer patient outcomes

In a visit to a live operating theatre this morning surgeons explained how it works to

# mater-hospital - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Four Irish hospitals failed to properly screen patients for new superbug

A new report reveals that a number of hospitals failed to properly protect patients from the CPE superbug.

# mater-hospital - Saturday 25 May, 2019

From The42 'I knew from the way the power had left my body that I was paralysed. I couldn't move my legs' Interview

'I knew from the way the power had left my body that I was paralysed. I couldn't move my legs'

Victor Connell was left paralysed after breaking his neck in a scrum at 25, but he has built a whole new life for himself.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

These Mater Hospital nurses are raising money to help make patient stays feel more 'like home'

The nurses are raising money for items such as exercise bikes and other forms of holistic care.

# mater-hospital - Friday 15 February, 2019

Patient dies after falling from fourth-floor window at Mater Hospital

Gardaí are investigating the incident.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Man dies after New Year's Day apartment fire in Dublin

Residents of the apartment complex off Benburb Street alerted fire crews just before 9pm and the fire was quickly extinguished.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

# mater-hospital - Monday 25 June, 2018

Love/Hate actor Daniel 'Dano' Doyle dies after being moved from Mountjoy to Mater Hospital

The cause of death has not been confirmed.

# mater-hospital - Monday 23 October, 2017

Teenager in critical condition after crash involving pedestrian and cyclist in Dublin city centre

The incident occurred at around 7pm this evening.

# mater-hospital - Monday 11 September, 2017

Brick thrown through window of ambulance parked at Dublin hospital

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

‘It’s heartbreaking’: Investigation at Mater as 91-year-old’s wedding rings go missing in her sleep

The woman and her family believe the rings were stolen while she was sleeping.

# mater-hospital - Monday 17 April, 2017

Man stabbed close to O'Connell Street in Dublin city centre

The man, aged in his 50s, was rushed to hospital.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

A titanium ring stuck around a Dublin man's penis was removed using an angle grinder

One month on, the man reported no issues sexually.

# mater-hospital - Friday 25 November, 2016

High demand for Mater's emergency department as less urgent cases asked to go elsewhere

Demand for hospital services increases over the winter period as people are more likely to get sick.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

Enda Kenny says money is there to fill Mater job, but no one has applied

Professor Kevin Walsh, Consultant Cardiologist at the Mater Hospital has raised concerns about resources.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

'Substantial damage' caused as car crashes into front wall of house

Gardaí are investigating after a Skoda Octavia made a rather large dent on a terrace next to the Mater Hospital.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Elderly woman knocked down in Dublin car robbery

It happened on Mountjoy Street yesterday afternoon.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Most people would donate an organ, but many haven't spoken to their family about it

A report released today shows the increase in Ireland in organ donations.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Study tracking the 20 people who attend the Mater emergency department most finds most are men, all are unemployed

This group of patients often have psychosocial, substance misuse and/or chronic illness issues.

# mater-hospital - Sunday 27 March, 2016

A Garda bike and an ambulance have crashed into each other in Dublin

The incident happened close to the Garda Headquarters in the Phoenix Park, Dublin, this afternoon during the 1916 celebrations.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Voices of 1916: 'John Healy, 14, a schoolboy, had his brain hanging all over his forehead'

A nurse tending the wounded and dying of Easter 1916 at the Mater hospital recalls the shocking sights that would stay with her for the rest of her life.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

20-year-old student receives Ireland's first ever double lung transplant of its kind

The type of transplant involves reconditioning donor lungs outside of the body before they are transplanted.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

'He was fit as a fiddle' - At 27, Richie Doyle dropped dead on a football pitch

The families of young people who have died of SADS want to raise awareness so lives can be spared.

# mater-hospital - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

One of Dublin city's main hospitals is telling emergency patients to stay away

The Mater Hospital says it’s experiencing “very high numbers”.

# mater-hospital - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Teenage boy dies after being struck by car in Finglas

The 16-year-old was seriously injured in the collision and died in hospital this morning.

# mater-hospital - Thursday 4 June, 2015

A new specialist centre hopes to pin down tough to diagnose rare diseases

The National Rare Diseases Office was opened today by the Health Minister.

# mater-hospital - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Prisoner sprayed three officers with his blood as they tried take drugs from him

A parcel of drugs was passed to the prisoner in hospital.

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