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# nmh - Wednesday 1 January, 2020

Simon Harris said he was 'appalled' by protesters outside the National Maternity Hospital today

Harris responded to a tweet and said he was committed to implementing exclusion zones.

# nmh - Sunday 6 May, 2018

'There's a relentless focus on us in the media': Why it's so hard to retain midwives

At a recent conference, representatives from the maternity sector spoke about how negative media coverage affects morale.

# nmh - Monday 5 March, 2018

National Maternity Hospital to seek injunction against inquiry into Malak Thawley's death

If granted, the injunction will prevent the inquiry from proceeding until the hospital’s judicial review challenge has been determined.

# nmh - Monday 19 February, 2018

Hiqa publishes terms of reference into investigation prompted by the death of pregnant woman

Thawley (34) died at the Dublin hospital on 8 May 2016 during surgery for an ectopic pregnancy.

# nmh - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Pictures: Over 1,500 protest against Sisters of Charity owning maternity hospital

Campaign organisation Uplift presented a viral petition printed on 50 feet sheets of card to the gathered crowd.

'Complete outrage': Protest against Sisters of Charity owning maternity hospital happening today

A petition against the order owning the hospital has been signed by over 100,000 people.

# nmh - Thursday 4 May, 2017

'There is a long history of intermingling of church and State funds with respect to St Vincent's'

Even in 1973 this was an intricate issue to untangle, writes solicitor Elizabeth Fitzgerald.

# nmh - Thursday 27 April, 2017

St Vincent's board remains 'totally supportive' of plans for new National Maternity Hospital

The board said last Friday it was reviewing its role in the project in light of the public outcry.

# nmh - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Here is the deal reached by St Vincent's and Holles Street over the new National Maternity Hospital

The agreement reached in November between the two hospitals was released today to the public.

St Vincent's chairman: Any legal medical procedure will be carried out at new maternity hospital

The National Maternity Hospital project has been mired in controversy in recent weeks.

# nmh - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

Religious order that owes millions to abuse survivors given ownership of new maternity hospital

A new company will be set up to govern the new maternity hospital.

# nmh - Saturday 24 November, 2012

A history of symphysiotomy: the impact of Catholic ethics on Irish medicine

Extracts from a recent article by Jacqueline Morrissey published in History Ireland.

# nmh - Friday 12 October, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know this morning…