This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 7 °C Monday 30 March, 2020

#irish hospitals

# irish-hospitals - Monday 11 December, 2017

Majority of patients wait longer than six hours in an emergency department to be seen by a doctor

The results of the first ever National Patient Experience Survey show that long waiting times continue to be a problem in Irish hospitals.

# irish-hospitals - Friday 8 December, 2017

One in five women doctors in Ireland claim to have been sexually harassed

Bully and sexual harassment remain common in Ireland’s medical workplaces, according to the IMO.

# irish-hospitals - Monday 3 July, 2017

Calls for patients to give feedback on their experience in Irish hospitals

Overcrowding in Irish hospitals increased in the first three months of 2017.

# irish-hospitals - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

This superbug is on the rise in Irish hospitals

MSSA is a much less threatening bacteria than MRSA.

# irish-hospitals - Monday 12 January, 2015

Jump in flu cases and doctor changeover: The 'straw that breaks the camel's back'?

The INMO said the overcrowding situation in Irish hospitals is getting worse.

# irish-hospitals - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Link between anorexia and dental braces needs to be explored - report

A study of the condition in an Irish hospital found that it is developing a younger age and becoming more common in males

# irish-hospitals - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

First ever audit of stillbirths and deaths of young babies records 491 cases in 2011

Stillbirths accounted for 318 of the total number.

# irish-hospitals - Monday 30 September, 2013

Taking aspirin to prevent recurrent heart attacks 'ineffective for 1 in 5'

A study by the Irish Heart Foundation shows that for 1 in 5 people taking the drug as a preventative measure, it might be ineffective.

# irish-hospitals - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Over 85,000 'adverse events' recorded by HSE in 2011 HSE

Over 85,000 'adverse events' recorded by HSE in 2011

The numbers include almost 10,000 incidents of violence, harassment, aggression and abuse.