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#Wexford General Hospital

# wexford-general-hospital - 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.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Cyclist (34) dies days after collision during cycling race in Co Wexford RIP

Cyclist (34) dies days after collision during cycling race in Co Wexford

Seán Lynch was taking part in a cycling race when the collision occurred. Gardaí are asking witnesses to come forward.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Mother pleads for funding as daughter spends over 115 days in Wexford General Hospital

The teenager’s family want her moved to a more appropriate residential care unit.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

70 patients were potentially exposed to typhoid at Wexford General Hospital

A patient carrying the disease presented at the hospital’s emergency department earlier this month.

# wexford-general-hospital - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

HSE missed early opportunities to deal with missed cancers at Wexford hospital, report says

As of 18 January, a total of 13 people have been found to have had their cancer misdiagnosed.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Missed cancers at Wexford hospital: 'For daddy, nothing will change - but they have apologised'

A daughter of one of the 13 patients whose cancers were missed said it was important that the mistake made was acknowledged.

# wexford-general-hospital - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

13 patients may have had cancer misdiagnosed, says HSE report

Hundreds of patients have been called back to Wexford General Hospital to review their previous cancer diagnoses.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 19 February, 2016

'It'll leave us wondering for the rest of our lives' - daughter of man whose cancer was missed

Twelve cases of cancer were missed as a result of screening misdiagnosis in 2013 and 2014.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 18 February, 2016

'Susie had to wait seven months. She died. It would have been her 50th birthday next week'

A review of bowel screening cases at Wexford General Hospital has identified 12 missed cancers, including one probable avoidable death.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 29 January, 2016

Four people with 'swine flu' have been admitted to hospital

The HSE has said that H1N1 is now considered a “seasonal flu virus”.

# wexford-general-hospital - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Man killed in late night crash was off-duty garda

The officer was posted at Newtownmountkennedy in Co Wicklow.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Mass recalls of colonoscopy patients reveals further cancer risk with patients

Surgeon with the hospital, Kenneth Mealy, said that “issues have arisen in a small number of patients”.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 1 May, 2015

Hundreds more patients recalled over fears scans were misread

A HSE review of colonoscopies has been doubled.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Boy left paralysed after hospital treatment awarded €3.8 million

The interim payment will cover five years of care for Matthew McGrath.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 27 February, 2015

281 people given all-clear for bowel cancer recalled after two patients developed cancer

All patients affected have been contacted.

# wexford-general-hospital - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Nice one: 17 nurses from Wexford General Hospital win €2.8 million Lotto jackpot

As early Christmas presents go, this is a good one.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Man hospitalised with stab injuries in Wexford

The incident happened at around 4pm this afternoon at a flat on the town’s Main Street.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Boy, 8, dies after being hit by SUV in rugby club car park

The boy died from injuries sustained in the incident at around 7.15pm last night.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Reilly called on to make 'immediate statement' on hospital upgrade

Fianna Fáil’s spokesperson on Health says Reilly needed to make an “immediate statement to clarify why Wexford General Hospital was fast-tracked for upgrade”.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 29 January, 2013

Kenny slams Sinn Féin 'witch hunt' against Minister for Health

Sinn Féin has demanded an explanation as to why emergency wards in Kilkenny and Wexford had upgrades ‘fast-tracked’.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Documents show ministers announced hospital works before HSE Board knew

The opposition lashes out as RTÉ’s This Week obtains documents showing upgrades in Kilkenny and Wexford were fast-tracked.

# wexford-general-hospital - Friday 16 November, 2012

Wexford General Hospital spends €1.4 million on one legal case

The fees are for one ongoing employment case and have to be covered by the hospital’s budget.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Cyclist dies after Wexford road collision

A 46-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl were hit by a 4×4 earlier this evening with the woman later dying in hospital.

# wexford-general-hospital - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

19-year-old man dies after weekend car accident in Wexford

The 19-year-old died of his injuries at Wexford General Hospital today after being seriously injured in a car crash on Sunday evening.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Elderly woman killed in Co Wexford road accident

The woman in her 60s died at lunchtime and a second woman is in hospital – she is the second road fatality of 2012.

# wexford-general-hospital - Monday 21 November, 2011

Appeal for witnesses to assault on man found in derelict hotel

The injured man in his late 40s was discovered at a derelict hotel in Rosslare on Friday afternoon.

# wexford-general-hospital - Saturday 23 July, 2011

Public rally in Wexford over plans to cut Domino maternity scheme

It’s claimed that the scheme is being ‘quietly’ withdrawn from Wexford General Hospital. Domino allows for home births and a midwife-led antenatal clinic.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 10 July, 2011

Investigation launched over Wexford death

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 21-year-old Wexford man, who died as a result of head injuries following an incident in the town last week.

# wexford-general-hospital - Sunday 15 May, 2011

Five-year-old seriously injured after being hit by a car in Wexford

The boy received serious injuries after being struck by a car this morning.

# wexford-general-hospital - Monday 2 May, 2011

Two teenagers die in Wexford traffic collision

Two 17-year-olds have lost their lives following a single vehicle collision in Wexford in the early hours of this morning.