This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 4 °C Sunday 29 March, 2020

#university hospital waterford

# university-hospital-waterford - Friday 1 November, 2019

Patients sleeping on floor of Waterford psychiatric unit described as 'shocking'

A HSE official has said the situation in Waterford cannot be defended.

# university-hospital-waterford - Monday 9 September, 2019

Man (40s) dies in fall at walking area in Comeragh Mountains

The man incurred major injuries at Mahon Falls yesterday.

# university-hospital-waterford - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Man (40s) killed in single-vehicle collision on M9

The fatal collision occurred just after Junction 10, Knocktopher this morning.

# university-hospital-waterford - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Four Irish hospitals failed to properly screen patients for new superbug

A new report reveals that a number of hospitals failed to properly protect patients from the CPE superbug.

# university-hospital-waterford - Thursday 4 July, 2019

New Waterford mortuary would have cost taxpayer €1m less if built 'when it should have been'

Last month the HSE confirmed that funding of €5.7 million has been approved for the development.

# university-hospital-waterford - Monday 20 May, 2019

HSE issues tender for construction of new mortuary at University Hospital Waterford

It follows the suspension of mortuary services at the facility earlier this month.

# university-hospital-waterford - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Simon Harris says there will be a review of Waterford mortuary

He said he would consider who would carry out the review over the next few days.

# university-hospital-waterford - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

TDs demand Waterford mortuary inquiry after reports indicate State cases will no longer be sent there

Media reports indicate that the concerns raised previously mean that evidence used in State cases could be contaminated.

# university-hospital-waterford - Saturday 4 May, 2019

'This is one I got wrong' - Taoiseach apologises for response to claims about decomposing bodies at Waterford hospital

Leo Varadkar’s apology comes after a number of days of being asked about remarks he made.

# university-hospital-waterford - Monday 29 April, 2019

'Serious questions raised': Waterford hospital says it has not received any complaints about mortuary

There have been calls for hospital management to appear before the Oireachtas Health Committee “as a matter of urgency”.

# university-hospital-waterford - Friday 26 April, 2019

Bodies at University Hospital Waterford to be stored in mobile refrigeration unit

Concerns had been raised about dead bodies being left on trolleys in the corridors of the hospital’s mortuary.

# university-hospital-waterford - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Family calls for improved cardiac services at Waterford after man dies during ambulance transfer

His sister says Thomas Power (40) wouldn’t have died had the cath lab been open on Sundays.

# university-hospital-waterford - Saturday 13 May, 2017

'It's strange that health managers never refer patients out of Dublin for treatment'

People must be willing to stand now in support of regional cardiac services and pressure their local and national representatives, writes Matt Shanahan.

# university-hospital-waterford - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

All elective procedures postponed as difficulties with water quality at University Hospital Waterford continue

The issue has been caused by a lightning strike at a reservoir.

# university-hospital-waterford - Sunday 2 October, 2016

"When you have a child with a heart complaint... it's a really, really frightening situation to be in"

Five-year-old Ava Doherty, who suffers from a chronic heart condition, is one of those dependent on University Hospital Waterford’s cardiac support services.

# university-hospital-waterford - Friday 9 September, 2016

The man who reviewed Waterford's cardiac care defends decision on no second lab

Cardiologist Dr Niall Herity has concluded that University Hospital Waterford does not need a second cath lab.

# university-hospital-waterford - Sunday 26 April, 2015

New €1 million CT scanner at Waterford hospital left 'gathering dust' for almost a year

TD John Halligan said the delay put lives at risk.

# university-hospital-waterford - Thursday 26 February, 2015

'I was told he was just having a panic attack - an hour later, he was dead'

There have been calls for an upgrade in the cardiology services available in University Hospital Waterford.