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Search underway for masked gang who left man seriously injured after home break-in
# Laois
# Laois

Search underway for masked gang who left man seriously injured after home break-in

Mar 27th 2019, 4:34 PM 18,921 Views 16 Comments

The gang were armed with screwdrivers and sledgehammers.

Garda ombudsman notified after man dies following incident at Midlands Regional Hospital
# Mullingar
# Mullingar

Garda ombudsman notified after man dies following incident at Midlands Regional Hospital

Mar 25th 2019, 7:56 AM 27,062 Views 3 Comments

Gardaí are understood to have had an interaction with the man before he died.

Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore hit by Windows ransomware attack
# Malware
# Malware

Midlands Regional Hospital in Tullamore hit by Windows ransomware attack

Nov 15th 2018, 10:30 PM 28,977 Views 20 Comments

The hospital suffered a Windows Ransomware attack on Wednesday.

Man dies in a house fire in Longford
# Midlands Regional Hospital
# Midlands Regional Hospital

Man dies in a house fire in Longford

Aug 13th 2016, 12:26 PM 10,075 Views 7 Comments

Local fire services and gardai were called to scene in Ballinalee just before 7pm yesterday evening.

Woman gives birth to baby that doctors told her had been dead for weeks
# Miracle
# Miracle

Woman gives birth to baby that doctors told her had been dead for weeks

Jun 9th 2015, 11:31 AM 30,889 Views 35 Comments

Aimee Nolan says she has still not received an explanation.

Bereaved parents: 'It needs to stop now, enough pain and enough hurt has been caused'
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Bereaved parents: 'It needs to stop now, enough pain and enough hurt has been caused'

May 19th 2015, 5:50 PM 17,942 Views 25 Comments

Calls have been made for HSE Chief Tony O’Brien to resign.

'They were lied to': Health Minister speaks out over baby deaths
# Midland Regional Hospital
# Midland Regional Hospital

'They were lied to': Health Minister speaks out over baby deaths

May 17th 2015, 8:25 PM 16,766 Views 41 Comments

The Health Minister Leo Varadkar has spoken out about the findings in HIQA’s report on the Midland Regional Hospital in Portlaoise.

Baby's remains squeezed into tiny box and given to parents
# HSE
# HSE

Baby's remains squeezed into tiny box and given to parents

May 8th 2015, 10:04 AM 39,268 Views 83 Comments

The HIQA report into Midland Regional Hospital comes after an RTÉ investigation last year into the deaths of five babies at the hospital.

Recruiting: There are 90 midwife and nurse roles up for grabs in Mullingar
# Jobs
# Jobs

Recruiting: There are 90 midwife and nurse roles up for grabs in Mullingar

Feb 18th 2015, 4:54 PM 6,954 Views 5 Comments

Last month staff were on the picket lines.

Three arrests after late night Longford car chase that ended in crash
# End Of The Road
# End Of The Road

Three arrests after late night Longford car chase that ended in crash

Jan 18th 2015, 1:51 PM 21,133 Views 22 Comments

The chase ended at Goshen Cross.

HSE: Don't come to Mullingar hospital ED unless absolutely necessary
# Overcrowded
# Overcrowded

HSE: Don't come to Mullingar hospital ED unless absolutely necessary

Jan 4th 2015, 2:40 PM 17,165 Views 61 Comments

The hospital said it needs the facilities it has to deal with any emergencies that might arise later this evening.

Doctors told pregnant woman her baby had died. Two days later they found a heartbeat
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Doctors told pregnant woman her baby had died. Two days later they found a heartbeat

Dec 12th 2014, 7:15 AM 226,932 Views 96 Comments

The HSE has apologised and said a full review of the case is under way.

'Overcrowded and clinically dangerous': Nurses criticise conditions at Mullingar hospital
# Midlands Regional
# Midlands Regional

'Overcrowded and clinically dangerous': Nurses criticise conditions at Mullingar hospital

Sep 29th 2014, 10:42 AM 7,192 Views 5 Comments

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has called on the HSE to immediately recruit more staff at MRHM.

These are the experts who will investigate baby deaths at Portlaoise Hospital
# Watchdog
# Watchdog

These are the experts who will investigate baby deaths at Portlaoise Hospital

Apr 29th 2014, 10:11 AM 7,406 Views 2 Comments

HIQA will carry out a review of the quality of service provided at the hospital.

10-year-old boy dies after being struck by a car in Co Offaly
# Roads
# Roads

10-year-old boy dies after being struck by a car in Co Offaly

Apr 3rd 2014, 11:32 AM 14,647 Views 12 Comments

The collision occurred on the Tullamore to Rahan Road at Ballykilmurray at about 9.15 am.

‘Concerns will be addressed in full’: Emotional Reilly says baby deaths are ‘disturbing’
# Portlaoise Hospital
# Portlaoise Hospital

‘Concerns will be addressed in full’: Emotional Reilly says baby deaths are ‘disturbing’

Feb 5th 2014, 11:40 PM 13,976 Views 31 Comments

The Minister for Health appeared close to tears in the Dáil earlier.

‘We will get all the answers’ – Reilly says HIQA will review death of babies in Portlaoise
# Prime Time
# Prime Time

‘We will get all the answers’ – Reilly says HIQA will review death of babies in Portlaoise

Feb 4th 2014, 11:20 PM 11,851 Views 14 Comments

Reilly was speaking after one family, whose tragic story was outlined in a Prime Time special last week, met with members of the Oireachtas earlier today.

TDs call special private meeting to talk about baby deaths at Portlaoise
# Fatal Failures
# Fatal Failures

TDs call special private meeting to talk about baby deaths at Portlaoise

Feb 2nd 2014, 12:22 PM 5,574 Views 14 Comments

TD Jerry Buttimer said the families involved deserve a “full and frank explanation”.

Portlaoise midwives wrote to Cowen and Harney over 'fears that a mother or baby would die'
# Further Investigation
# Further Investigation

Portlaoise midwives wrote to Cowen and Harney over 'fears that a mother or baby would die'

Jan 31st 2014, 9:11 AM 13,148 Views 39 Comments

Last night’s Prime Time showed how four babies died in 6 years at Midlands Regional Hospital in Portlaoise.

Missed the Prime Time investigation last night? Here’s what you need to know
# Fatal Failures
# Fatal Failures

Missed the Prime Time investigation last night? Here’s what you need to know

Jan 31st 2014, 6:31 AM 33,629 Views 45 Comments

The programme investigated the deaths of four babies at the Midlands Regional Hospital in Portlaoise.

Diary of a First Time Dad: We've got company!
# Column
# Column

Diary of a First Time Dad: We've got company!

Oct 18th 2013, 1:00 PM 300 Views 43 Comments

Our baby girl is a week old and my wife and I are settling into life as parents after exhausting Plans A to Z.

Pedestrian in his 70s killed in crash outside Mullingar hospital
# Roads
# Roads

Pedestrian in his 70s killed in crash outside Mullingar hospital

Sep 19th 2013, 6:03 PM 6,824 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after the collision outside the Midland Regional Hospital in Westmeath this afternoon.

Woman dies in Offaly house fire
# Fire
# Fire

Woman dies in Offaly house fire

Jan 21st 2012, 3:49 PM 2,450 Views 3 Comments

The 64-year-old woman was alone in the house at the time.

Woman, children injured in Mullingar house fire
# Fire
# Fire

Woman, children injured in Mullingar house fire

Aug 22nd 2011, 10:21 AM 487 Views 2 Comments

Two gardaí entered the fire-stricken building to rescue a two-year-old who was trapped upstairs.

Portlaoise hospital cuts services to cut costs
# Shortages
# Shortages

Portlaoise hospital cuts services to cut costs

Jun 21st 2011, 3:47 PM 601 Views 1 Comment

A memo sent to staff at Midlands Regional Hospital indicates that the out-patient and in-patient departments will be affected.

The Daily Fix: Friday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Jun 17th 2011, 7:57 PM 1,805 Views 0 Comments

In today’s fix: Private courses for secondary teachers, goat-killing bodhrán makers and the Take That invasion begins…

Portlaoise A&E next for the chop?
# Portlaoise
# Portlaoise

Portlaoise A&E next for the chop?

Jun 17th 2011, 5:38 PM 529 Views 0 Comments

It’s claimed the department will be unable to cope by mid July because of doctor shortages.