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Wednesday 22 March 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# Beaumont Hospital

Last year
Non-compliance found with ionising radiation policies at a number of hospitals
The watchdog’s latest inspection reports were published today.
# Sligo
Man dies in hospital following serious assault in Co Sligo
The man, late 30s, was brought to hospital with an apparent head injury on Tuesday evening.
HSE pays €800,000 over asking price for Sisters of Mercy convent
A report by
Maria Delaney
The HSE told Noteworthy that the building – bought for over €2.7m – ‘has strategic value’ as it adjoins Beaumont Hospital in Dublin.
Convent site near Beaumont Hospital sold for over €2.7m last year, reports Maria Delaney of Noteworthy
It had been listed on the market for €1.9m just six months before the HSE bought it for its 'strategic value'
A report released to Noteworthy states there was 'no appetite on the vendors side' to move away from the tender process
Berkeley balcony collapse survivor Aoife Beary dies, aged 27
Beary, from Blackrock in south Dublin, survived the 2015 tragedy in which six people died.
All time
# Beaumont Hospital
Gemma O'Doherty says hospital's action against her over videos is 'spurious and outrageous'
O’Doherty said that the claim against her were “lies”, that others were lying, and that she was telling the truth.”
# Emergency Services
Swimmer dies in hospital after rescue near Dalkey cliff
The man, who was in his 20s, passed away in Beaumont hospital.
# Covid-19
Covid-19 vaccine rollout begins today at four Irish hospitals
A 79-year-old patient named Annie will be the first person to receive the vaccine.
The first doses will be delivered to four hospitals around the country at lunchtime.
A 79-year-old patient named Annie will be the first person to receive the vaccine.
In the initial rollout phase, half of the doses will be held back until there is regularity of supply.
# Beaumont Hospital
INMO: 'Extremely worrying' to see Covid-19 outbreaks in hospitals
The union was responding to reports of a Covid-19 outbreak at Beaumont Hospital.
# Dublin
25-year-old man charged with stabbing parents remanded in custody pending bail application
Conor Dreelan appeared via video-link at Cloverhill District Court.
# Selling our genes
Beaumont researchers change opt-out deadline for genomics study following calls by Health Minister
Concerns were raised in the Dáil because “public awareness of this significant proposal is very limited”.
# Consent Process
Concerns over timing of opt-out 'publicity campaign' for genomics research
Researchers are worried that affected patients and families will not see notices for commercially linked study.
# Record Breaking
Record number of patients were hit by dangerous hospital superbug last year
Over 660 new patients contracted the antibiotic-resistant bowel bug CPE from January to November – with 13 outbreaks currently across the country.
# Apology
Beaumont Hospital apologises to family of woman who died after litany of errors
Kathleen Conroy died in 2014 from a cardiac arrest after she attended for surgery.
# Phibsborough Road
Man who gave first aid to victim of serious assault in Dublin urged to come forward
Gardaí have not yet made any arrests in relation to the incident.
# honour your heros
'Every muscle and nerve died in my body. I couldn't hear, I couldn't see, I couldn't speak'
Elaine Muldoon took part in Beaumont Hospital Foundation’s annual Honour Your Heroes event today.
# honour your heroes
This woman was paralysed on one side - two years later she walked on the Great Wall of China
Sacha Dekker took part in Beaumont Hospital Foundation’s annual Honour Your Heroes event today.
# Superbug
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.
# Annual Report
Complaint to Ombudsman after man 'distressed' over hearing instrument noise during surgery
The Ombudsman received more than 3,300 complaints about public services last year.
# Smoking
'It's just not good behaviour': Hospital anti-smoking policy flouted by patients and visitors
On 4 July 2012, Beaumont Hospital became a “tobacco-free campus”.
# Beaumont
Man arrested over public order incident in A&E department at Dublin hospital
The man has since been released without charge.
# Witnesses
Man (20) treated for serious head injuries after assault in Lucan last night
The attack took place on Ballyowen Lane.
# honour your heroes
'I had a stroke at 22, but the staff at Beaumont made me feel I could get through it'
The Beaumont Hospital Foundation’s annual Honour Your Heroes event took place yesterday.
# clontarf hospital
Clontarf Hospital lost 26% of its staff in just two years
Clontarf Hospital lost 41 staff between 2016 and 2017.
# criminal damage
'I had a glass window put in on top of me': Young offender armed with iron bar causes mayhem in Beaumont Hospital
The damage caused some delays for people in A&E.
# road traffic laws
Misuse of scramblers and quad bikes 'allowed to reach epidemic proportions'
As Gardai appeal for information after a collision with a scrambler over the weekend, counsellors call for further restriction on these vehicles.
# Darndale Park
Garda appeal after man critically injured in scrambler incident while sunbathing in park
Gardai appeal for information following an incident in Darndale Park on Saturday
# Kilcoole
Wicklow hit-and-run: Girl left in critical condition as Gardaí appeal for witnesses
The 17-year-old was struck by a car at around 3.50am yesterday.
# Dublin
Elderly residents were physically restrained by staff at Raheny nursing home
Hiqa inspectors uncovered a number of problems at the Dublin centre.
# Emergency
Coast Guard suspends use of Beaumont Hospital landing site after resident complaints
Crews are being told to use Dublin Airport for transfers to Beaumont Hospital, adding up to 20 minutes onto the journey for the patient.
# Sallins
Sixteen year old boy dies after road collision in Kildare
The teenager died tonight from injuries sustained during the collision yesterday morning.
# knitivity
This 11-year-old just had surgery for a brain tumour. Now she wants to help raise thousands for charity
Áine Ryan, from Limerick, has had friends and family around to help raise money for the Beaumont Hospital Foundation.
# health carer
Pensioner awarded €25,000 after being kicked and pushed at Beaumont Hospital
Phyllis Byrne, now 83, sued Beaumont Hospital, CPL Resources and CPL Healthcare.
# Beaumont Hospital
'My mother doesn't sleep': No operation in sight for woman who has already waited two years for surgery
Catherina Tobin says she is being discriminated against by the government because she’s a public patient without health insurance.
# John Kelly
'They brought the Liam MacCarthy to him in hospital': Former All-Ireland winner on the long road to recovery
Former patients were at Beaumont Hospital this week to thank the staff that cared for him.
# left paralysed
'When I was lost, I knew I didn't want to die... Having a life is the most important thing now'
Patients from the ages of one to 85 were on hand today at Beaumont Hospital to thank the staff who looked after them.
# clock is ticking
'It's not fair to leave people in this pain': Westmeath woman waiting 2 years for surgery on chronic back ailment
Catherina Tobin has lost the power in one of her legs since being put on a surgery waiting list in May 2015.
# Swords
Unidentified man with serious injuries discovered in underground car park
He was found at 5.05am at Carnegie Court Apartments, in Dublin.
# Crime
Shop assistant rushed to hospital with serious head injuries after failed raid in Dublin
Two men escaped in what’s belived to be a white saloon car.
# poison control
'Don't make them vomit': Warning to parents of children who ingest liquid detergent products
Experts have urged parents to be aware of the dangers which exist in their home.
# Athlone
Defence Forces member hospitalised after incident during parachute jump
The accident, which involved the male soldier making a ‘hard landing’, happened earlier this afternoon at Custume Barracks in Athlone.