# Mater

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February 2024
'Concerning' delays for mammograms as Dublin hospitals struggle to recruit staff
Beaumont Hospital is considering outsourcing some appointments to deal with the backlog, one patient was told.
Patients are concerned it is taking months to get an appointment for certain scans, potentially delaying a cancer diagnosis
Extra consultants are due to start working in the coming months, but staffing levels remain an issue
"It is unacceptable that a person should wait too long before getting access to a vital diagnostic appointment," the CEO of the Irish Cancer Society said
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INMO calls for return of mandatory mask-wearing in crowded settings amid record trolley numbers
Mater Hospital 'under extreme pressure', appeals to public to avoid Emergency Dept if possible
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INMO warns of 'dangerous overcrowding' at Mater hospital
Dublin and Cork hospitals restrict visitors as they deal with high numbers of patients with flu
'Lives will be saved': Residents support use of helipad at Mater despite noise levels
Mater Hospital warns of very long waiting times as 90 patients in emergency department
'They thought he might not make it': 24 hours in Ireland's hospitals
Study tracking the 20 people who attend the Mater emergency department most finds most are men, all are unemployed
One of Dublin city's main hospitals is telling emergency patients to stay away
A Dublin hospital is offering nurses up to €6,000 to come home
Irish children as young as 12 are using sunbeds
Care assistant accused of sexually assaulting hospital patient goes on trial
A new specialist centre hopes to pin down tough to diagnose rare diseases
Teenager Ana Hick who died after night out described as 'beautiful, sweet young woman'
Gardaí have rowed back on their line regarding contaminated drugs in Dublin
Investigation as man falls to death from 5th floor window at Mater Hospital
Gardaí investigating after concert-goer is bottled at Luas stop
Leo: Some hospitals do a great job with food... some Dublin ones, not so much
Patient being tested for Ebola in Belfast
Here's what Leo Varadkar thinks has changed in health since he 'wore a white coat'
87-year-old man dies after being knocked out of his wheelchair in hit and run
Two men stabbed in Dublin early this morning
45-year-old man dies after being stabbed in Dublin
GSOC investigate fatal road crash after pursuit by gardaí
Martin still in discussions with Mater's Mercy Sisters over abortion law
Final part of Mater's €284m redevelopment move underway
Concern CRC pension payments creating 'costflow advantage' for Mater
'Absolute madness': CRC pays Mater Hospital €660k to administer 'phantom pension fund'
Woman hospitalised after face slashed in O’Connell Street attack
Priest resigns from Mater Hospital board over decision to comply with abortion law
Doctor's right to object to abortions is "not absolute" - Department of Health
Old bones found at site of Mater redevelopment
Man stabbed at Dublin shopping centre
Nobel laureate opens Mater Hospital’s new state-of-the-art clinic
Elderly pedestrian seriously injured in Dublin crash
Final vigil outside Mater Hospital as Emergency Department opens
Mater A&E to close for 32 hours as it moves to new building
Man killed in Dublin city centre crash