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# uhg - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

13-month-old admitted to intensive care after parents influenced by anti-vaccine material online

The boy was admitted to University Hospital Galway.

# uhg - Friday 23 September, 2016

Investigation launched after woman in her 80s dies on hospital trolley

The woman presented at University Hospital Galway on 14 September, but died on a trolley in the emergency department several hours later.

# uhg - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

# uhg - Monday 8 June, 2015

Elderly man has just been given a bed after 82 hours on trolley

The crisis in the A&E is hitting vulnerable patients.

# uhg - Friday 22 August, 2014

Asbestos found at University Hospital Galway

However, the HSE says there is no danger to the public.

# uhg - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

This shocking graph shows 13 "missed opportunities" in treatment of Savita

Red crosses show points at which intervention might have helped Savita in the four days before she died at University Hospital Galway one year ago.

# uhg - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Staff bitten by fleas at University Hospital Galway

Being the biggest hospital in the west, it will be a major concern if it spreads from the outpatient department to the main hospital.

# uhg - Friday 30 November, 2012

HIQA publishes details of investigation into Savita case

If the Authority believes there is a continuing risk, the investigation team will be able to extend the terms of reference.

# uhg - Thursday 15 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning. Here’s nine things to know this morning…

# uhg - Wednesday 14 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning. Here’s nine things to know this morning…

# uhg - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Man dies in Galway house fire

A 45-year-old has died following a house fire in Barna, Co. Galway last night.

# uhg - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Overcrowding making conditions "almost unbearable" in Galway hospital - INMO

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says a bed capacity problem means an urgent need to re-open closed benches.

# uhg - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Elderly patients forced to ‘wait on floor’ at Galway hospital

Labour TD to meet University Hospital Galway chief today to discuss overcrowding complaints at emergency department.

# uhg - Thursday 11 August, 2011

Bike scheme on its way to Galway

It’s reported that 20 ideal locations have been pinpointed for the scheme, which could be in Galway by next summer.

# uhg - Wednesday 15 September, 2010

Dangerous magnesium levels in baby food led to child's death

An inquest in to the death of a five year old girl finds that her baby food had a dangerous level of magnesium.