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#Beaumont Hospital

# beaumont-hospital - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Beaumont Hospital is asking people to stay away from its emergency department tonight
# No Go
# No Go

Beaumont Hospital is asking people to stay away from its emergency department tonight

Jan 5th 2016, 5:30 PM 20,760 Views 43 Comments

Unless they’re really sick, that is.

# beaumont-hospital - Sunday 3 January, 2016

Concern over 'significant decline' in kidney transplants from living donors
# Organ Donation
# Organ Donation

Concern over 'significant decline' in kidney transplants from living donors

Jan 3rd 2016, 5:17 PM 15,044 Views 244 Comments

Almost 2,000 people in Ireland are on dialysis.

# beaumont-hospital - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Overcrowding crisis: 'Extremely concerned' nurses say the Mater should go off-call
# 45 Trolleys
# 45 Trolleys

Overcrowding crisis: 'Extremely concerned' nurses say the Mater should go off-call

Nov 26th 2015, 1:04 PM 15,557 Views 43 Comments

45 patients were waiting on trolleys in the A&E this morning, according to the nursing union the INMO.

# beaumont-hospital - Saturday 21 November, 2015

The number of people on Beaumont Hospital waiting lists shows why the place is overcrowded
# Get In The Queue
# Get In The Queue

The number of people on Beaumont Hospital waiting lists shows why the place is overcrowded

Nov 21st 2015, 7:30 AM 10,122 Views 14 Comments

It’s over 10,000, with 2,352 waiting for over a year.

# beaumont-hospital - Friday 20 November, 2015

'He was traumatised': Beaumont Hospital apologises over care provided to Gerry Feeney
# Dignity
# Dignity

'He was traumatised': Beaumont Hospital apologises over care provided to Gerry Feeney

Nov 20th 2015, 11:49 AM 22,886 Views 47 Comments

His family are calling for a hospital ombudsman be set up.

# beaumont-hospital - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Union wants Beaumont Hospital to go off call as 41 people are on trolleys
# Overcrowded
# Overcrowded

Union wants Beaumont Hospital to go off call as 41 people are on trolleys

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:25 PM 7,956 Views 17 Comments

The INMO is calling for the department to go off call to bring the situation back under control.

# beaumont-hospital - Saturday 3 October, 2015

'My brain tumour has returned for a fifth time, but I won't let that define me'
# Survivor
# Survivor

'My brain tumour has returned for a fifth time, but I won't let that define me'

Oct 3rd 2015, 8:30 AM 21,001 Views 22 Comments

“I am wracked with guilt at the thought of not being around for my daughter.”

# beaumont-hospital - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Driver in serious condition after he crashes into house near Beaumont Hospital
# Dublin
# Dublin

Driver in serious condition after he crashes into house near Beaumont Hospital

Sep 30th 2015, 9:33 AM 17,136 Views 7 Comments

The road was temporarily closed but has since re-opened.

# beaumont-hospital - Thursday 30 July, 2015

'I’m afraid that by the time they sort this out, I'll be too weak for a transplant'
# Health Service
# Health Service

'I’m afraid that by the time they sort this out, I'll be too weak for a transplant'

Jul 30th 2015, 9:10 PM 17,143 Views 16 Comments

Health minister Leo Varadkar has sought to reassure patients waiting on a pancreas transplant.

# beaumont-hospital - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Assistants for doctors with no medical degree are being hired at Beaumont Hospital
# Supporting Doctors
# Supporting Doctors

Assistants for doctors with no medical degree are being hired at Beaumont Hospital

Jul 5th 2015, 8:00 AM 38,196 Views 69 Comments

Physician Associates support doctors in their diagnosis and management of patients.

# beaumont-hospital - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

'Closure of taxi rank at Beaumont Hospital will impact on elderly patients'
# Dublin
# Dublin

'Closure of taxi rank at Beaumont Hospital will impact on elderly patients'

Jun 23rd 2015, 9:35 PM 16,917 Views 24 Comments

Dublin City Council ordered the closure of the rank at the end of the month.

# beaumont-hospital - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Family claims elderly man with Parksinson's was "left in a soiled state" in Dublin hospital
# Beaumont
# Beaumont

Family claims elderly man with Parksinson's was "left in a soiled state" in Dublin hospital

Feb 26th 2015, 4:30 PM 15,837 Views 39 Comments

Gerry Feeney’s family say he was treated as if he was invisible.

# beaumont-hospital - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

GPs: We can't take on hospital overflow - we're overwhelmed already
# Overcrowding
# Overcrowding

GPs: We can't take on hospital overflow - we're overwhelmed already

Jan 7th 2015, 6:30 AM 5,346 Views 14 Comments

Comments from GPs come after it emerged there are record numbers of people waiting on trollies in hospitals around the country.

# beaumont-hospital - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

At Beaumont Hospital there is calm, but only on the surface
# Beds Crisis
# Beds Crisis

At Beaumont Hospital there is calm, but only on the surface

Jan 6th 2015, 9:55 PM 12,312 Views 28 Comments

The hospital had 41 people on trolleys today and has cancelled surgery for the week.

# beaumont-hospital - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Cyclist fights for life after two-bicycle and van crash in Dublin
# Roads
# Roads

Cyclist fights for life after two-bicycle and van crash in Dublin

Dec 28th 2014, 6:34 PM 45,849 Views 55 Comments

The collision happened near Blake’s Cross on the old Dublin to Belfast road.

# beaumont-hospital - Monday 15 December, 2014

Leo says he'll get a plan to sort out 'chronic' hospital overcrowding
# Beaumont Crisis
# Beaumont Crisis

Leo says he'll get a plan to sort out 'chronic' hospital overcrowding

Dec 15th 2014, 5:53 PM 26,619 Views 81 Comments

Health Minister Leo Varadkar says he expects the situation in Beaumont to ease this week — but nurses want an ‘emergency’ declared.

# beaumont-hospital - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Beaumont Hospital only admitting 'urgent' emergency cases due to overcrowding
# Emergency Department
# Emergency Department

Beaumont Hospital only admitting 'urgent' emergency cases due to overcrowding

Dec 13th 2014, 7:55 PM 13,155 Views 49 Comments

Yesterday there were 45 people on trolleys.

# beaumont-hospital - Sunday 23 November, 2014

'Luke's Christmas wish is that his mammy gets new lungs'
# Cystic Fibrosis
# Cystic Fibrosis

'Luke's Christmas wish is that his mammy gets new lungs'

Nov 23rd 2014, 8:30 PM 27,200 Views 28 Comments

Helen Taylor, a Cystic Fibrosis sufferer, has been on the organ transplant waiting list for almost a year.

# beaumont-hospital - Monday 27 October, 2014

Man in hospital after being rescued from Dollymount Beach
# Winched To Safety
# Winched To Safety

Man in hospital after being rescued from Dollymount Beach

Oct 27th 2014, 3:08 PM 18,468 Views 12 Comments

A member of the public alerted the Coast Guard this morning.

# beaumont-hospital - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Man in court over fatal road crash after garda pursuit
# Gsoc
# Gsoc

Man in court over fatal road crash after garda pursuit

Sep 25th 2014, 3:33 PM 14,453 Views 0 Comments

The 26-year-old was charged with dangerous driving causing death.

# beaumont-hospital - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Patient sets mattress on fire in Beaumont Hospital
# Fire
# Fire

Patient sets mattress on fire in Beaumont Hospital

Aug 14th 2014, 11:22 AM 20,701 Views 18 Comments

The emergency department was off call for around four hours so the smoke could be cleared out.

# beaumont-hospital - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Crew and patient forced to flee after ambulance catches fire
# Emergency
# Emergency

Crew and patient forced to flee after ambulance catches fire

Jun 26th 2014, 10:42 PM 22,524 Views 28 Comments

The patient was being brought from Cavan General Hospital to Beaumont Hospital when the incident occurred between junctions 8 and 9 of the M3 near Navan at 1.20am.

# beaumont-hospital - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Beaumont Hospital gets an art walk exhibition
# Corridor Art
# Corridor Art

Beaumont Hospital gets an art walk exhibition

May 10th 2014, 10:00 AM 5,156 Views 9 Comments

All the art works are available to buy.

# beaumont-hospital - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Young man seriously injured in early-morning assault in Tuam
# Galway
# Galway

Young man seriously injured in early-morning assault in Tuam

May 3rd 2014, 11:16 AM 13,535 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have issued an appeal for witnesses.

# beaumont-hospital - Friday 17 January, 2014

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition
# Jimmy Harte
# Jimmy Harte

Labour senator Jimmy Harte transferred back to Dublin, remains in critical condition

Jan 17th 2014, 6:45 AM 12,455 Views 0 Comments

A Labour spokesperson confirmed yesterday that Harte remains in a critical condition and will get “the best of care” at Beaumont Hospital.

# beaumont-hospital - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Man in critical condition after attack by multiple suspects in Tallaght
# Assault
# Assault

Man in critical condition after attack by multiple suspects in Tallaght

Jan 2nd 2014, 7:22 AM 21,526 Views 15 Comments

The 20-year-old was taken to a nearby Dublin hospital before being later transferred to Beaumont Hospital where he was described as being in a critical condition.

# beaumont-hospital - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Contract cleaners at Beaumont Hospital plan industrial action in January
# Beaumont Hospital
# Beaumont Hospital

Contract cleaners at Beaumont Hospital plan industrial action in January

Dec 18th 2013, 2:05 PM 6,532 Views 29 Comments

The dispute centres around a decision to cut the Sunday premium for workers.

# beaumont-hospital - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Beaumont Hospital Foundation charity 'does not pay top-ups'
# Salaries
# Salaries

Beaumont Hospital Foundation charity 'does not pay top-ups'

Nov 30th 2013, 11:09 AM 6,142 Views 19 Comments

The charity took out an ad in today’s Irish Independent saying it does not pay top-ups to any hospital staff.

# beaumont-hospital - Monday 18 November, 2013

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition
# Jimmy Harte
# Jimmy Harte

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition

Nov 18th 2013, 9:29 PM 14,766 Views 0 Comments

Harte was found unconscious in the early hours of Saturday morning after sustaining serious injuries in what is now believed to have been an accidental fall.

# beaumont-hospital - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Man assaulted in Swords baseball bat attack dies in hospital
# Swords Assault
# Swords Assault

Man assaulted in Swords baseball bat attack dies in hospital

Nov 13th 2013, 11:00 PM 25,439 Views 0 Comments

Taiwo Jamani died in Beaumont Hospital today after he was injured in an incident with baseball bats on 10 October.

Beaumont Hospital asks all visitors to 'stay away'
# Vomiting Bug
# Vomiting Bug

Beaumont Hospital asks all visitors to 'stay away'

Nov 13th 2013, 8:00 PM 10,236 Views 25 Comments

Last Friday the hospital introduced visiting restrictions but has now stepped this up.

# beaumont-hospital - Friday 8 November, 2013

Winter vomiting bug leads to visitor restrictions at Dublin hospitals
# Winter Vomiting Bug
# Winter Vomiting Bug

Winter vomiting bug leads to visitor restrictions at Dublin hospitals

Nov 8th 2013, 6:19 PM 9,498 Views 14 Comments

The restrictions have been put in place at Beaumont Hospital and St Joseph’s Hospital Raheny to contain an outbreak of the Nonovirus.

# beaumont-hospital - Saturday 14 September, 2013

"I deeply miss my beautiful wife and three beautiful children" - Muhammad Taufiq
# House Fire
# House Fire

"I deeply miss my beautiful wife and three beautiful children" - Muhammad Taufiq

Sep 14th 2013, 5:40 PM 15,396 Views 28 Comments

Dr Muhammad Taufiq, whose family was killed in a house fire in Leicester, says that the entire community has been “very supportive”.

# beaumont-hospital - Friday 13 September, 2013

Wife and children of Dublin-based doctor killed in Leicester house fire
# Tragic
# Tragic

Wife and children of Dublin-based doctor killed in Leicester house fire

Sep 13th 2013, 10:56 PM 35,436 Views 58 Comments

Police have launched a murder inquiry, with a possible link between the blaze and another death.

# beaumont-hospital - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

Sep 4th 2013, 11:00 PM 9,395 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about Enda Kenny promising to act on Priory Hall and the death of Ariel Castro.

Drugs fridge in unsecure area left unlocked at Beaumont Hospital
# Beaumont Hospital
# Beaumont Hospital

Drugs fridge in unsecure area left unlocked at Beaumont Hospital

Sep 4th 2013, 12:05 PM 8,349 Views 25 Comments

Hygiene issues identified during an assessment by HIQA may have presented a ‘serious risk’ to patients, a report also found.

# beaumont-hospital - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

70-year-old woman dies after being struck by van
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

70-year-old woman dies after being struck by van

Aug 7th 2013, 9:20 PM 15,417 Views 36 Comments

The crash happened on the Old Bawn Road in Tallaght this afternoon.

# beaumont-hospital - Friday 19 July, 2013

HSE: No 'on-going' CJD risk in Beaumont Hospital
# HSE
# HSE

HSE: No 'on-going' CJD risk in Beaumont Hospital

Jul 19th 2013, 5:20 PM 5,031 Views 2 Comments

It also said that a review has been undertaken to determine what, if any, risk may exist for other patients.

Up to 20 people at risk from CJD contamination fears
# CJD
# CJD

Up to 20 people at risk from CJD contamination fears

Jul 19th 2013, 9:15 AM 7,952 Views 34 Comments

Those patients will be contacted by the HSE today.

Beaumont Hospital opens helpline after CJD fears
# CJD
# CJD

Beaumont Hospital opens helpline after CJD fears

Jul 19th 2013, 7:45 AM 17,259 Views 37 Comments

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, commonly known as CJD, is a very rare form of dementia that is not curable.