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# Emergency Departments

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Irish nurses are abused so often that many don't bother reporting it
Study tracking the 20 people who attend the Mater emergency department most finds most are men, all are unemployed
Self-harmers need to be seen in hospital, there's a plan to make that happen
Elderly woman spends 30 hours on a chair before being moved to trolley at Beaumont
‘Sensible people are putting their health at risk’ – Patients going to GPs when they need emergency treatment
Varadkar to nurses: Planned strike will compromise patient safety
'It's absolute bedlam' - nurses' strike set to go ahead as 372 reported on hospital trolleys yesterday
Stay away from Cork University Hospital, it's "exceptionally busy"
Car crashes into emergency department of University Hospital Waterford
"A poor example": Varadkar heavily criticises Martin over emergency department crisis
Leo Varadkar 'needs to stop being a commentator'
'I'm sick to death of this problem' - Varadkar speaks out on A&E crisis
Irish hospitals aren't the only ones dealing with an overcrowding crisis
Hospital overcrowding: Calls for Ireland to poach nurses from UK and Australia
Leo says he'll get a plan to sort out 'chronic' hospital overcrowding
Handguns are now the choice of gangland criminals - so more people are dying
Nurses to protest at Drogheda Hospital today
HIQA writes to HSE twice over risks to patients in emergency departments
Emergency Department nurses to ballot for industrial action at Mercy Hospital
Column: After six hours in the waiting room, my little sister's pain reached crisis point
Lauren Joslin
'HSE says hospital overcrowding is improving, that's not what we're hearing'
Children hospitalised after self-harming is on the increase
Almost 1-in-4 responses to 'life-threatening' 999 calls not meeting HIQA targets
Over 49,000 people are waiting for inpatient or day case treatments
A&E wards could be shut over looming staff shortages, doctors warn
Minister for Health "winning the war on trolley numbers"
Hospital warns of overcrowding crisis - and asks public to stay away
Mater Hospital issues capacity alert after ‘exceptionally busy week’
Column: My night in the emergency department
Clare Kleinedler
Dept of Health to give €3 million to hospitals - but "crisis situation" remains
Column: ‘The system is sick’ – inside a hospital emergency department
Anne Burke
Protesters bid to save Loughlinstown emergency department
Health service 'reaching breaking point' over doctor shortages
Some non-critical facilities to be moved from Galway hospital
Trampoline-related injuries on the up
HSE agency staff ban 'will force more shutdowns like Roscommon'
Portlaoise hospital cuts services to cut costs
Health cuts could hit A&Es in Limerick and Drogheda
The Daily Fix: Friday
Portlaoise A&E next for the chop?