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#Medical Emergency

# medical-emergency - Thursday 3 March, 2022

'You can't go on a waiting list for oxygen': WHO concerned about vital supplies at Ukraine hospitals
# Medical Emergency
# Medical Emergency

'You can't go on a waiting list for oxygen': WHO concerned about vital supplies at Ukraine hospitals

Mar 3rd 2022, 12:33 PM 6,589 Views 0 Comments

Dr Mike Ryan has warned something has to change to allow medical resources to reach hospitals.

# medical-emergency - Wednesday 1 December, 2021

Two Premier League games brought to a halt due to separate medical emergencies
# Worry
From The42
# Worry

Two Premier League games brought to a halt due to separate medical emergencies

Dec 1st 2021, 9:40 PM 62,372 Views 18 Comments

Supporters required attention in the stands.

# medical-emergency - Monday 26 November, 2018

Kick-off between Burnley and Newcastle delayed as referee's assessor collapses in tunnel
# Hospital
From The42
# Hospital

Kick-off between Burnley and Newcastle delayed as referee's assessor collapses in tunnel

Nov 26th 2018, 7:56 PM 10,695 Views 2 Comments

The game will now kick-off at 8.30pm after a person was taken to hospital on Monday evening.

# medical-emergency - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Mobile phones will soon text your exact location to emergency services when you dial 999
# Location
# Location

Mobile phones will soon text your exact location to emergency services when you dial 999

Jun 13th 2017, 6:05 AM 17,142 Views 34 Comments

A pilot scheme is currently underway with three major mobile networks.

# medical-emergency - Monday 8 May, 2017

Plane makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport after pensioner dies on board flight
# Medical Emergency
# Medical Emergency

Plane makes emergency landing at Shannon Airport after pensioner dies on board flight

May 8th 2017, 5:01 PM 29,954 Views 14 Comments

The Delta Airlines flight was en route from Amsterdam to Atlanta, Georgia in the US.

# medical-emergency - Monday 6 June, 2016

'Lack of Dublin hotel rooms' forces flight back to Germany after medical emergency
# Flight Lh 444
# Flight Lh 444

'Lack of Dublin hotel rooms' forces flight back to Germany after medical emergency

Jun 6th 2016, 5:55 PM 62,269 Views 66 Comments

A female patient on her way to Atlanta is understood to have been taken to Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.

# medical-emergency - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Varadkar refuses to rule out privatisation of air ambulance

Varadkar refuses to rule out privatisation of air ambulance

Jul 16th 2015, 8:02 PM 14,130 Views 53 Comments

Since 2012, the Irish Air Corps have helped sick people travel to hospital from all over the country.

# medical-emergency - Sunday 30 November, 2014

The Minister for Health helped out in a medical emergency yesterday
# Doctor Varadkar
# Doctor Varadkar

The Minister for Health helped out in a medical emergency yesterday

Nov 30th 2014, 1:21 PM 26,722 Views 51 Comments

Leo Varadkar spent the day with the National Ambulance Service.

# medical-emergency - Thursday 7 August, 2014

British Airways plane diverted to Dublin over medical emergency
# Emergency
# Emergency

British Airways plane diverted to Dublin over medical emergency

Aug 7th 2014, 9:37 AM 17,260 Views 29 Comments

The flight will have been delayed by over 17 hours by the time it leaves Dublin Airport this evening.

# medical-emergency - Wednesday 16 October, 2013

Dublin-bound Ryanair flight diverted to Italy after passenger is taken ill
# Medical Diversion
# Medical Diversion

Dublin-bound Ryanair flight diverted to Italy after passenger is taken ill

Oct 16th 2013, 12:25 PM 12,606 Views 23 Comments

The plane landed in Sicily shortly after take off from Malta after a member of an Irish dancing troupe took ill.

# medical-emergency - Friday 2 November, 2012

Poll: Would you assist in an emergency situation?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you assist in an emergency situation?

Nov 2nd 2012, 9:29 AM 12,877 Views 124 Comments

Study from NUI Maynooth says 95 per cent of people they surveyed wouldn’t assist in an emergency, mainly out of fear of being sued or lack of practice in first-aid. Would you help out?

# medical-emergency - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

HSE report: ambulances regularly miss targets for response times
# Ambulance
# Ambulance

HSE report: ambulances regularly miss targets for response times

Apr 4th 2012, 7:15 AM 3,238 Views 28 Comments

Statistics released by James Reilly show that almost half of life-threatening cardiac emergency calls are late in being dispatched.

# medical-emergency - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

People urged to take heart attack symptoms seriously
# Heart Attacks
# Heart Attacks

People urged to take heart attack symptoms seriously

Aug 16th 2011, 2:19 PM 1,139 Views 11 Comments

Only half of people who present themselves in hospital suffering from a heart attack arrive by ambulance says the Irish Heart Foundation, which has urged people to call 999 if they feel unwell.