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# holles-street - Friday 18 June, 2021

'Nothing signed off' yet on new National Maternity Hospital, says Taoiseach
# Elm Park
# Elm Park

'Nothing signed off' yet on new National Maternity Hospital, says Taoiseach

Updated Jun 18th 2021, 7:36 PM 11,083 Views 14 Comments

The Taoiseach says it has always been his view that any new hospital should be owned by the public.

# holles-street - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Fianna Fáil senator says Donnelly needs to provide clarity on maternity restrictions as protest takes place
# Holles St
# Holles St

Fianna Fáil senator says Donnelly needs to provide clarity on maternity restrictions as protest takes place

Updated May 11th 2021, 5:55 PM 19,464 Views 23 Comments

Senator Lisa Chambers has called for clarity from the HSE on restrictions still in place in some hospitals.

# holles-street - Monday 31 August, 2020

'Babies don't wait': How the National Maternity Hospital coped in the early days of Covid
# Column
# Column

'Babies don't wait': How the National Maternity Hospital coped in the early days of Covid

Aug 31st 2020, 7:12 AM 17,295 Views 8 Comments

Mary Brosnan, the director of nursing & midwifery, writes: “Babies wait for no one, even in a pandemic they will be born.”

# holles-street - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

Harris accused of letting abortion protest exclusion zones 'fall off the agenda'
# Holles Street
# Holles Street

Harris accused of letting abortion protest exclusion zones 'fall off the agenda'

Jul 10th 2019, 11:51 AM 13,132 Views 179 Comments

The group that staged a protest outside the National Maternity Hospital with three small white coffins plans to return this Saturday.

# holles-street - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

Peadar Tóibín tells Dáil that family at centre of Holles Street termination case believe it was an "illegal abortion"
# Dáil
# Dáil

Peadar Tóibín tells Dáil that family at centre of Holles Street termination case believe it was an "illegal abortion"

Jun 12th 2019, 10:47 PM 27,119 Views 0 Comments

Tóibín was speaking to Taoiseach Leo Varadkar under Dáil privilege today.

# holles-street - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Varadkar confirms independent review will be carried out into an abortion at the National Maternity Hospital
# Abortion
# Abortion

Varadkar confirms independent review will be carried out into an abortion at the National Maternity Hospital

May 21st 2019, 3:35 PM 9,923 Views 66 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said his heart goes out to the couple involved in the case.

# holles-street - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Couple at centre of Holles Street abortion case 'utterly, utterly devastated'
# Holles Street
# Holles Street

Couple at centre of Holles Street abortion case 'utterly, utterly devastated'

May 18th 2019, 11:04 AM 45,564 Views 88 Comments

An external review is due to be carried out into the circumstances around the abortion.

# holles-street - Friday 17 May, 2019

External review expected to be carried out into abortion at National Maternity Hospital
# Holles Street
# Holles Street

External review expected to be carried out into abortion at National Maternity Hospital

Updated May 17th 2019, 2:30 PM 39,706 Views 268 Comments

The review is expected to be carried out by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in Britain.

# holles-street - Monday 31 December, 2018

Simon Harris pays tribute to Rhona Mahony, who made history as first female Master of Holles Street
# Last Day
# Last Day

Simon Harris pays tribute to Rhona Mahony, who made history as first female Master of Holles Street

Dec 31st 2018, 2:23 PM 44,048 Views 54 Comments

The Health Minister called her “a leading voices for women’s rights”.

# holles-street - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

Concerns raised over morning sickness medication being sold to women online
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

Concerns raised over morning sickness medication being sold to women online

Oct 31st 2018, 6:05 AM 28,830 Views 10 Comments

There have been calls for the drug, which can cost up to €3,000, to be made available to women with a medical card.

# holles-street - Tuesday 1 May, 2018

'We have asked them to stop': Both sides in referendum condemn graphic posters outside maternity hospitals
# Icbr
# Icbr

'We have asked them to stop': Both sides in referendum condemn graphic posters outside maternity hospitals

May 1st 2018, 2:01 PM 69,385 Views 357 Comments

The Irish Centre for Bioethical Reform conducted the displays at three Dublin maternity hospitals yesterday.

# holles-street - Monday 19 February, 2018

Hiqa publishes terms of reference into investigation prompted by the death of pregnant woman
# Holles Street
# Holles Street

Hiqa publishes terms of reference into investigation prompted by the death of pregnant woman

Feb 19th 2018, 9:52 PM 10,224 Views 15 Comments

Thawley (34) died at the Dublin hospital on 8 May 2016 during surgery for an ectopic pregnancy.

# holles-street - Monday 29 January, 2018

Hospital argues that inquiry into death of pregnant woman could cause 'serious risk to patients'
# Malak Thawley
# Malak Thawley

Hospital argues that inquiry into death of pregnant woman could cause 'serious risk to patients'

Jan 29th 2018, 5:29 PM 17,543 Views 0 Comments

The National Maternity Hospital says it is open to another review, but not of the type proposed by the minister.

# holles-street - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Dublin maternity hospital chief says Irish abortion patient died while flying home after termination
# The Eighth
# The Eighth

Dublin maternity hospital chief says Irish abortion patient died while flying home after termination

Oct 12th 2017, 10:53 AM 33,092 Views 130 Comments

Fergal Malone revealed the woman’s death at yesterday’s hearing of the Committee on the Eighth Amendment.

# holles-street - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Baby girl delivered on Dublin street before ambulance arrived on scene
# Early Arrival
# Early Arrival

Baby girl delivered on Dublin street before ambulance arrived on scene

Jun 22nd 2017, 10:58 AM 31,502 Views 12 Comments

The mother and baby are doing well and were taken to Holles Street hospital.

# holles-street - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'She asked me to pray for her': Inquest hears pregnant woman died during surgery at Holles Street
# Ectopic Pregnancy
# Ectopic Pregnancy

'She asked me to pray for her': Inquest hears pregnant woman died during surgery at Holles Street

Jun 21st 2017, 6:22 PM 29,078 Views 0 Comments

An inquest into the death of 34-year-old Malak Thawley heard evidence from the surgeon today.

# holles-street - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

'We still don't know how the government will ensure an autonomous maternity hospital'
# Column
# Column

'We still don't know how the government will ensure an autonomous maternity hospital'

May 10th 2017, 6:10 AM 206 Views 53 Comments

Trust will need to be restored so that we do not lose sight of the grand prize, a new National Maternity Hospital for Irish citizens, writes Jason O’Sullivan.

# holles-street - Monday 1 May, 2017

Harris asks for a month to consider all options for ownership of maternity hospital
# I Need More Time
# I Need More Time

Harris asks for a month to consider all options for ownership of maternity hospital

May 1st 2017, 8:04 AM 10,378 Views 138 Comments

Minister Simon Harris has said that a public ownership option is possible for the hospital.

# holles-street - Friday 28 April, 2017

Calls for Sisters of Charity to detail exactly what procedures will be possible at new maternity hospital
# Hospital Row
# Hospital Row

Calls for Sisters of Charity to detail exactly what procedures will be possible at new maternity hospital

Apr 28th 2017, 1:50 PM 22,776 Views 123 Comments

AIMS Ireland has said the new hospital should be free from any religious ethos.

# holles-street - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Ex-Holles Street master resigns from board in maternity hospital row
# Dr Peter Boylan
# Dr Peter Boylan

Ex-Holles Street master resigns from board in maternity hospital row

Apr 27th 2017, 2:30 PM 69,075 Views 242 Comments

The Taoiseach has said Dr Peter Boylan’s resignation is a matter for himself.

# holles-street - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

Here is the deal reached by St Vincent's and Holles Street over the new National Maternity Hospital
# Sisters Of Charity
# Sisters Of Charity

Here is the deal reached by St Vincent's and Holles Street over the new National Maternity Hospital

Apr 25th 2017, 10:37 PM 22,068 Views 117 Comments

The agreement reached in November between the two hospitals was released today to the public.

St Vincent's chairman: Any legal medical procedure will be carried out at new maternity hospital
# Clinical Independence
# Clinical Independence

St Vincent's chairman: Any legal medical procedure will be carried out at new maternity hospital

Apr 25th 2017, 5:36 PM 13,479 Views 108 Comments

The National Maternity Hospital project has been mired in controversy in recent weeks.

# holles-street - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Accused of being 'hapless, helpless and hopeless', Harris wants 'cool heads' on maternity hospital
# Big Picture
# Big Picture

Accused of being 'hapless, helpless and hopeless', Harris wants 'cool heads' on maternity hospital

Apr 22nd 2017, 2:32 PM 16,280 Views 117 Comments

Addressing doctors today, Minister Harris sought to provide assurances on the project.

# holles-street - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Health Minister: 'I have heard people say that nuns will be running the hospital. Not true'
# Maternity Hospital
# Maternity Hospital

Health Minister: 'I have heard people say that nuns will be running the hospital. Not true'

Apr 20th 2017, 5:10 PM 19,740 Views 165 Comments

It was claimed that 300 people attended today’s lunchtime protest outside the Department of Health.

Ex-hospital master to Simon Harris: 'Ask nuns about their plans for €300m hospital'
# Sisters Of Charity
# Sisters Of Charity

Ex-hospital master to Simon Harris: 'Ask nuns about their plans for €300m hospital'

Apr 20th 2017, 9:48 AM 62,029 Views 127 Comments

Dr. Peter Boylan says the minister must quiz the Sisters of Charity.

# holles-street - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Over 70,000 sign petition to prevent Sisters of Charity becoming owners of maternity hospital
# Redress Scheme
# Redress Scheme

Over 70,000 sign petition to prevent Sisters of Charity becoming owners of maternity hospital

Apr 19th 2017, 4:15 PM 73,668 Views 230 Comments

The Department of Health has insisted the new hospital will be independently run.

# holles-street - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

'No religious influence': Harris defends new maternity hospital ownership in face of criticism
# Sisters Of Charity
# Sisters Of Charity

'No religious influence': Harris defends new maternity hospital ownership in face of criticism

Apr 18th 2017, 8:53 PM 22,623 Views 113 Comments

The Master of the new National Maternity Hospital said the facility will “revolutionise healthcare”.

Religious order that owes millions to abuse survivors given ownership of new maternity hospital
# Strong Criticism
# Strong Criticism

Religious order that owes millions to abuse survivors given ownership of new maternity hospital

Apr 18th 2017, 2:17 PM 56,374 Views 183 Comments

A new company will be set up to govern the new maternity hospital.

# holles-street - Monday 28 November, 2016

Girl (7) sends adorable prayer about her newborn sister and the Toy Show to Ryan Tubridy
# Home For Christmas
# Home For Christmas

Girl (7) sends adorable prayer about her newborn sister and the Toy Show to Ryan Tubridy

Nov 28th 2016, 6:35 PM 34,604 Views 26 Comments

Lauren hopes little Holly will be back at home before the big day.

# holles-street - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Updated: Minister's relief as 'vital' new National Maternity Hospital gets the go-ahead
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

Updated: Minister's relief as 'vital' new National Maternity Hospital gets the go-ahead

Nov 24th 2016, 9:05 PM 24,630 Views 33 Comments

There had been a row over who would govern the new €150 million development.

# holles-street - Friday 9 September, 2016

Baby boy delivered in Dublin Port Tunnel
# Baby On Board
# Baby On Board

Baby boy delivered in Dublin Port Tunnel

Sep 9th 2016, 9:22 AM 29,955 Views 36 Comments

Members of Swords ambulance crews assisted in the delivery.

# holles-street - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Investigation launched following death of pregnant woman at National Maternity Hospital
# Tragic
# Tragic

Investigation launched following death of pregnant woman at National Maternity Hospital

May 31st 2016, 6:19 PM 34,325 Views 11 Comments

The woman died during emergency surgery after it was found her pregnancy was ectopic at just seven weeks.

# holles-street - Monday 15 February, 2016

HIQA finds overcrowding, poor hygiene and risk of infection at Holles Street
# Formal Warning
# Formal Warning

HIQA finds overcrowding, poor hygiene and risk of infection at Holles Street

Feb 15th 2016, 4:25 PM 13,331 Views 18 Comments

It found that 46 babies were in the neonatal intensive care unit which was only designed for 36.

# holles-street - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

'Lessons to be learned' after inquest finds woman died on operating table
# Holles Street
# Holles Street

'Lessons to be learned' after inquest finds woman died on operating table

Oct 22nd 2014, 12:07 PM 12,136 Views 22 Comments

Nora Hyland waited 40 minutes for a blood transfusion, the inquest heard.

# holles-street - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Rhona Mahony says she 'learned a lot' from coping with controversy
# Top-ups
# Top-ups

Rhona Mahony says she 'learned a lot' from coping with controversy

Jul 5th 2014, 3:10 PM 23,094 Views 36 Comments

The Master of Holles Street believes more emphasis needs to be placed on birth in this country.

# holles-street - Friday 24 January, 2014

Holles Street says they are ready for babies that were due at Mount Carmel
# Mother And Baby
# Mother And Baby

Holles Street says they are ready for babies that were due at Mount Carmel

Jan 24th 2014, 6:38 PM 17,154 Views 46 Comments

The National Maternity Hospital say they may request additional staff if required.

# holles-street - Friday 20 December, 2013

Surprise inspection of Holles St finds grime encrusted window sills and dusty incubator
# Hygiene
# Hygiene

Surprise inspection of Holles St finds grime encrusted window sills and dusty incubator

Dec 20th 2013, 10:09 AM 15,148 Views 58 Comments

The report from HIQA found that just 45 per cent of hand washing opportunities had been taken.

# holles-street - Friday 1 November, 2013

Smoking banned in all areas of Dublin maternity hospitals
# Smoking Ban
# Smoking Ban

Smoking banned in all areas of Dublin maternity hospitals

Nov 1st 2013, 1:12 PM 9,348 Views 86 Comments

In-patients will have to leave hospital campuses if they wish to smoke with staff to be given advice on quitting.

# holles-street - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Pro Life campaign: Irish Times abortion story 'raises major credibility issues'
# Paper Of Record
# Paper Of Record

Pro Life campaign: Irish Times abortion story 'raises major credibility issues'

Sep 4th 2013, 11:56 AM 9,204 Views 40 Comments

While solicitor Simon McGarr says the two paragraph apology by The Irish Times on page seven of last Saturday’s paper was inadequate in the eyes of media regulations.

# holles-street - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

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

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Aug 27th 2013, 11:00 PM 13,378 Views 13 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the government asking Facebook for users’ information and intervention in Syria.

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