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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Meadhbh McGivern

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# Meadhbh McGivern
'We nearly lost her' - Meadhbh McGivern's father describes 14-hour op
Joe McGivern has spoken about the family’s anxious wait as Meadhbh underwent a life-saving liver transplant.
# Meadhbh McGivern
Meadhbh McGivern 'doing quite well' as she returns to Ireland
The teenager whose case sparked controversy earlier this summer when she missed out on a life-saving liver transplant is now recovering from the op in a Dublin hospital.
# Air Ambulance
100 days after abandoned transplant, Meadhbh McGivern returns home
The Government Learjet is deployed to London to return Meadhbh McGivern home after her liver transplant in London.
# Meadhbh McGivern
Meadhbh McGivern in a 'relatively stable' condition after 14 hour surgery
The Leitrim teenager was flown to London in the government Lear jet on Wednesday night after a donor organ became available.
# Transplant
Meadhbh McGivern out of surgery after liver transplant
King’s College Hospital has confirmed that the 14-year-old Leitrim girl has undergone a liver transplant operation.
# Transplant
At last: Meadhbh McGivern in London for long-awaited transplant
The government’s Learjet brought Meadhbh McGivern to London overnight; she is undergoing surgery there this morning.
# The Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Wednesday
All the things you may have missed: Calls for Leaving Cert reform, Dublin’s Catholics could face a ‘church levy’, a bad day at work for someone in CityJet, and when Tom Waits met Cookie Monster…
# Air Ambulance
Air ambulance service to begin 24-hour operations from Dublin Airport
AeroMedevac Ireland will begin a 24-hour service tomorrow, after newspaper reports that it was only able to operate during daylight.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Friday
It’s your Friday Fix: the McGivern family react to the HIQA report, should our taxes be as high as Germany’s… and Enda Kenny the goat, King of the Puck Fair.
# Transplant
Meadhbh McGivern's family tell of 'shock' at HIQA report findings
Joe McGivern said a “complete and utter failure” led to his 14-year-old daughter missing out on a liver transplant.
'Four critical decisions' led to 14-year-old girl's cancelled transplant
Meadhbh McGivern missed the chance for a liver transplant, because a flight bringing her to London was organised too late.
# Daily Fix
Daily Fix: Monday
In today’s Fix: a Co Meath nursing home is closed by court order; human remains uncovered in Clare are feared to be those of a missing local man; and singer Sting explains why he won’t cross a “virtual picket-line”.
# missed op
Health Minister launches inquiry into missed transplant op
Confusion still surrounds sequence of events that left 14-year-old patient without timely transportation to London for liver transplant surgery on Saturday.