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#Meadhbh McGivern

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

'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.

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

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.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Monday 10 October, 2011

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 - Friday 16 September, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock…

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.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Thursday 15 September, 2011

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.

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.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

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 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.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Friday 12 August, 2011

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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.

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.

Take 5: Friday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

'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.

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things to know this morning…

# meadhbh-mcgivern - Monday 4 July, 2011

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”.

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.

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things to know this morning…