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# Patients

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Column: Ireland has the worst managed healthcare system in the developed world
John Crown
Mater Hospital's emergency department to close for 18 hours
HIQA: Poor hand-washing in Irish hospitals potentially putting patients at risk
Pic of the Day: Ruud van Nistelrooy goes to bizarre lengths to cheer patients
Committee seek clarification on St Vincent's Cystic Fibrosis unit
Irish start-up company develops 'groundbreaking' cancer treatment
Narcolepsy sufferers question Health Minister's commitment to supports
General health check-ups may be a waste of time
Tallaght Hospital secures overdraft
Delayed patient discharges costing €550,000 per night
James Reilly: New consultants will have to face a hefty pay cut
Talks on Louth-Meath Hospital Group dispute resume
Drug trials show promising results for heart failure patients - report
'Grave concerns' over controversial HSE plan to fire hospital staff
Proposals to close Navan Hospital's emergency department at night
Eight doctors struck off the register last year, 37 investigated
"Too many people waiting far too long" - 200,000 on hospital waiting lists
Blood tests may predict breast cancer spread
Emergency medics demand commitment to solve overcrowding 'once and for all'
Report on Tallaght Hospital describes emergency department as "unacceptable"
Wash your hands: Irish start-up aims to beat hospital superbugs worldwide
Hospitals 'hiding trolleys' on wards, says INMO
Patient group complains to Ombudsman over State 'lack of cooperation'
Pharmacists warn lack of vital medicines may endanger patients
Column: There were no proper CF facilities for my son in Cork - so we built some
Joe Browne
“Majority” of hospitals have cut 1-year waiting times for patients
GPs urged to display price lists
Limerick Hospital so overcrowded that it is “unsafe”
2011 worst year for number of patients on trolleys - INMO
TDs call for inquiry into sexual abuse at Drogheda hospital
"No one will die" because of health cuts, says Minister
Dept of Health to give €3 million to hospitals - but "crisis situation" remains
Two aspirin tablets a day "cuts bowel cancer risk"
HIQA releases new guide for protecting patient records
HSE confirms long-term Dublin care home to close
Drogheda hospital "in meltdown"
6,624 people on hospital trolleys last month
Column: Homeopathy isn’t just useless – in the wrong hands it’s dangerous
David Robert Grimes
Sit-in underway at Roscommon County Hospital